A small town near Lima, Peru mourns the loss of their beloved stray dog named Manchas. For years, Manchas resided in Lurín and was adored by the locals for his unique personality and constant presence at town celebrations. As a result, the community took care of him by feeding and looking after him. However, as Manchas grew older, he began to suffer from the effects of life. Despite receiving care and support from the community during his weeks in the hospital, he eventually passed away. His death left the town heartbroken, and they celebrated his life by organizing a funeral and mass to bid their final farewells to their cherished canine companion.
A stray dog named Manchas had a special place in the hearts of the residents of Lurín village, even though no one adopted him. He loved the daily affection he received from everyone, who fed him and played with him. Manchas was a popular guest at various public events, including weddings and parties, and even at the local church where he was welcomed by all. However, towards the end of 2019 and the beginning of 2020, Manchas fell ill due to his old age, which eventually led to his passing. Estrella Condenso Polo, who was aware of Manchas’ condition, shared the sad news with the neighbors who had cared for him. They bid farewell to the beloved dog with dignity and respect.
Canine companions have a way of capturing our hearts with their unwavering love and loyalty. Manchas was not just a pet, but an important part of their family. The news of Manchitas’ passing was difficult to bear. Knowing that Manchitas was a church dog, the parish hall offered their space to hold a farewell ceremony for the beloved pup starting at 4:15 p.m., according to Estrella’s post. A group of musicians came to pay their respects to Manchas. They placed her in a box, took her on a final tour of the town with flowers, and expressed their appreciation for her unwavering devotion. Finally, they laid her to rest at the cemetery and said their goodbyes.