RIP: Shelby, 2007-2018

It's the weekend!

Photograph by Sara Ayers

Shelby – the last remaining co-founder of the Nippertown Advisory Board and star of’s weekly Friday afternoon “It’s the Weekend” postings – departed this mortal coil at her Nippertown home on New Year’s Eve following a valiant battle with liver cancer. She was 11 years old.

She is survived by her humans, Sara and Greg.

She will be greatly missed…

  1. Michael Jerling says

    So sorry to hear of Shelby’s passing. Her personality came through in the weekly photos. So hard to lose a friend.

  2. Michael Eck says

    Good dawg!

  3. Mark Hudson says

    Very sorry to hear this – she was a natural, always ready for her close up !

  4. Fred says

    That was one cool dog! She’ll be missed greatly. My condolences to you both.

  5. Cathy Frank says

    So sorry, Sara and Greg, for losing your beloved pup. I‘ll Be thinking of you💕

  6. steve nover says

    sorry to hear of your loss, Sara & Greg…best wishes to go w/ Happy New Year to you both

  7. Denise Borden says

    Sara & Greg
    We are very sorry for your loss .

  8. Tim says

    So sorry to hear about her passing!
    Sorry for your lost Sara and Greg

    Tim and Lisa

  9. Ed Conway says

    Very sorry to hear, she was a big part of my Friday afternoon reading.

  10. -R. says

    My condolences. It’s never easy to lose a family member.

  11. Matt says

    So sorry for your loss. I always looked forward to the Friday picture.

  12. Richard Brody says

    My thoughts are with you. It’s so hard to lose a loved family member.

  13. Daniel D. Hogan says

    very sorry for your loss. condolences

  14. Todd Nelson says

    So sorry, Greg and Sara. But I know you gave her a wonderful life.

  15. wanda callagy says

    So sorry for your loss!

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