CROCKETT, A TEXAS COLLIE
Crockett was born Christmas morning, December 25, 1999 at Southland Kennels near Petersburg, Tennessee.
Crockett arrived in Texas the afternoon of May 14, 2000 and lived for 12 years in Lubbock, Texas. On March 21, 2012 Crockett passed away after 14 months of progressive muscle and nerve degeneracy in his rear. He is dearly missed and well remembered.
More photos of Crockett: Click on any image for larger view.
Crockett's historical namesake had the personal motto "Be sure you're right, then go ahead." The canine Crockett has adopted it for himself.
Crockett's human dad, Wayne Lewis, maintains a website devoted to Albert Payson Terhune and the Sunnybank Collies.
DogLit-H was an electronic listserve devoted to dogs in literature, which was started by and was moderated by, Wayne Lewis.
Selected dog poems.
Ch Jancada Bronze Chieftain Arcadia's Red October Ch Aluren Adoration Southland's Roguish Rhett Ch Apple Valley Gunsmoke Southland's Plantation Party Southland Christmas in Dixie Texian Frontier Legend (Crockett) Raptorvale Mariner Ice Storm Ch Tartanside Raptorvale Rebel Ch Tartanside Imagination Raptorvale Black Swan Ch Tartanside Th Critics Choice Raptorvale Westriver Twist Ch Raptorvale Morning Glory
NEW COLLECTION of DOG STORIES
GIANT BOOK OF CLASSIC DOG STORIES
Contact: Wayne Lewis (wayne dot lewis at ttu dot edu)
Lucky was a very dear collie who passed away in February 2000. Return to Lucky's Home Page
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