God saw that you were getting tired,
And your cure was not meant to be.
So He put His arms around you
And whispered, "Come with me."
A Golden heart stopped beating,
Adoring eyes went to rest.
God broke our hearts to prove
He only takes the best.
- Carol Aberst


If you're a G.R.I.N. member or had a G.R.I.N. dog and would like to submit your tribute for this page, send your story, along with pictures to:


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or email them to: Rainbow Bridge

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If you would like a printable copy of the Rainbow Bridge poem, please click on the following link: Rainbow Bridge Poem

We all know there comes a time when our faithful and beloved companions must cross the Rainbow Bridge. The following are tributes to these wonderful creatures.

Jul 15
Last Updated on 08 July 2015
I have some sad news to share.  We said goodbye to our GRIN golden Elli yesterday after a short battle with cancer in her digestive tract.   Jens and I are heartbroken and weren't ready to go through a loss again so soon after our Sophie in January.

Read more: Elli

Jun 15
Last Updated on 24 June 2015

I am so sad to report that our beloved Sarge (#10171) passed over the rainbow bridge on Saturday, June 20.

Read more: Sarge

Jun 15
Last Updated on 20 July 2015

It is with heartfelt sadness to share with you that our sweet Maggie, our latest Bryn Fund rescue, crossed the Rainbow Bridge rather unexpectedly yesterday.

Read more: Maggie - 14038

Apr 15
Last Updated on 27 July 2015

Sweet Missy was recently diagnosed with cancer. Her foster parents loved her & she was happy until it was time for her to cross to the Rainbow Bridge.  Run free sweet girl!

Read more: Missy

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