Family Celebrates Christmas Early Just So Their Dying Dog Can Spend It With Them

They decorated the house with tinsel, paper chains, snowflakes, and put up a tree. Scooby was with them the whole time and loved all of the attention he was getting.

Molly Bradshaw
Molly Bradshaw

The rest of the family arrived home from America just in time for Scooby’s last Christmas. Bradshaw’s mom made a Christmas meal, that even Scooby got to enjoy. They played Christmas music and had a blast, turning a sad time into a fun and happy one.

Molly Bradshaw
Molly Bradshaw

The most important thing was that Scooby was surrounded by his family and so much love. Although his body wasn’t what it used to be, he was so happy and seemed much more energetic than usual.

Molly Bradshaw
Molly Bradshaw

When the night of this wonderful Christmas celebration was ending, the family took turns to say their goodbyes to Scooby before he was taken to the vet to be put to sleep.

Molly Bradshaw
Molly Bradshaw

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Scooby’s family made his final day and holiday the best time possible. Scooby was lucky to have such great people to give him 16 great years, and the Bradshaws were even luckier to be blessed with such an amazing pup!

Ashley Maisano

Growing up, Ashley always had a passion for writing. After receiving her Bachelor's in Journalism from Stony Brook University, she now uses that passion to write about the thing she loves most in this world: animals! When she isn't writing, you can find her curled up on the couch with a kindle in her hands and her Guinea Pigs on her lap.

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