Eight-year-old girl Emma Mertens was known for her love for doggos. However, the lovely girl, who had nothing but love to give, has already died. She has been battling brain tumor.
– A girl became viral because she loved dogs so much.
– She asked people to send photos and letters from their dogs.
– She recently passed away after batting a rare tumor called…
Mertens became known after she asked people to send photos and letters from their dogs. Mertens received a lot of the requested photos and letters. Her father said that she loved all of them and she smiled and giggled at each one she opened and saw. Police and police dogs even went to visit Mertens at her home. Due to her love for dogs, the Emma Loves Dogs Foundation was organized earlier this year. Its mission is to provide financial help to organizations like no-kill shelters and police K9 units.
The parents of Mertens said in a statement that she died in their arms and during her final hours, they told her it was okay to go. They added, “She fought so hard but it was time to go home and leave the pain behind.” Mertens suffered from a rare tumor called diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma.
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