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Diane Erbeznik
Diane Erbeznik

An example of unconditional love!

Judy Villegas
Judy Villegas

Such a Beautiful Story to be shared...<3

Bonnie Nelson
Bonnie Nelson

Please take the pledge for John to be on the cover of Time with Schoep!!!!

Wanda Street
Wanda Street

Sent my email off.

Sandra Fabretti
Sandra Fabretti

John Unger for person of the year!!!

Cindy Harrison
Cindy Harrison

John is a great man, let his love for Schoep be seen around the world. This is how you love and treat animals.

Thisis Bovinefeces
Thisis Bovinefeces

"person of the year" for letting his dog suffer so much for so long? that's not "selflessness", that's the definition of "selfishness" - not doing what was right for his dog's wellbeing and being too concerned with avoiding his own pain and loss.

Danielle Dupin
Danielle Dupin
  • Thisis Bovinefeces

he didn't suffer, he did the right thing.

Thisis Bovinefeces
Thisis Bovinefeces
  • Thisis Bovinefeces

seriously!!!? "Schoep was 19-years-old and riddled with arthritis when Unger, a Wisconsin resident, started taking him into the waters of Lake Superior, hoping the swim would help his friend sleep." " Schoep now suffers from severe arthritis in his legs and it hurts so bad that Schoep cannot sleep," " Unger couldn't afford the vet bills for the elderly pup, who had gone blind from cataracts and had terrible arthritis. Unger, who lives in Wisconsin, took to soothing Schoep in nearby Lake...

seriously!!!? "Schoep was 19-years-old and riddled with arthritis when Unger, a Wisconsin resident, started taking him into the waters of Lake Superior, hoping the swim would help his friend sleep." " Schoep now suffers from severe arthritis in his legs and it hurts so bad that Schoep cannot sleep," " Unger couldn't afford the vet bills for the elderly pup, who had gone blind from cataracts and had terrible arthritis. Unger, who lives in Wisconsin, took to soothing Schoep in nearby Lake Superior each night to ease his bones and rock him to sleep. "

Lynn Bradhoff Watt
Lynn Bradhoff Watt
  • Thisis Bovinefeces

You are crazy! John did

Laura Rose Bologna
Laura Rose Bologna

SHARED! He deserves and should be put on the cover of Time Magazine! Keep being you John! We need more people like you!

Justin Paul
Justin Paul

This man definitely deserves the respect of Time Magazine to have his picture on the cover! Lets get with it Time Magazine!!!! I thought you were all about America and all the good things Americans do, not just celebrities!

Shelley Alaine
Shelley Alaine

This story exemplifies the love between person and dog. This great dog was given the respect and comfort he/she deserved in the winter of her life. Bravo!

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