AUTHOR: Diane Lopes

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Diane is an advocate for all animals and has been the forever mom to many rescue dogs. She was honored to have Jack Joybubbles join her family, which includes two adult daughters and three other dogs. Diane is grateful to honor the memory and legacy of Jack’s first human mom, McKenzie, whom we called Z. Like Z, Diane dealt with breast cancer, and they received treatment from the same cancer center. Although they never met, Diane feels she knew Z through her uplifting, fun social media posts. Z and Jack were a much-loved pair in the New England Doodle community. Jack was also Diane’s father’s name; he passed away in 2022. Diane feels Jack Joybubbles was meant to be a part of her life; she is grateful to continue spreading joy with Jack.


Jack Joybubbles Spreads Joy!
Meet Jack Joybubbles

Jack Joybubbles is a 75-pound goldendoodle (golden retriever/poodle mix). He spent his first three years with his dear mom, Z, up until the time she passed away. Jack and Z brought joy to so many, both in person and via social media. Their steadfast positivity, even during difficult times, inspired so many. This book is intended to share Jack’s joy in a new way. He is a special dog that has touched the hearts of so many people.

Shattered Silence:
Stories of Loss and Healing

"Shattered Silence: Stories of Loss and Healing" is a poignant collection that explores the profound journey through grief and the transformative power of healing. Through a series of compelling narratives, this book offers a glimpse into the shattered silence that follows loss, and the courageous individuals who navigate the challenging path toward healing.