Sorry, man. Hard to let such a good friend go... Looks like you gave him a great life.
We lost our German shorthair a few years ago (he was 9 at the time). Here he is on his last day; hardest part to accept was how much life he still had left in him, but as you can see in the video, his cancer was just eating him away.
... Daddy's Rocket Sled!
... HarrisMonkey: "The saloon is definitely
the M3 of choice."