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Old 02-13-2009, 04:54 PM   #11
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I'm so sorry miniman, I know how heartbreaking that is. Hug to you. {{{{{{{{{{{miniman}}}}}}}}}}}}

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Old 02-13-2009, 05:21 PM   #12
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Old 02-13-2009, 05:42 PM   #13
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I am so sorry - Flash looked like a good boy. I know today was hard.
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Old 02-13-2009, 05:46 PM   #14
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I'm sorry to hear that miniman. It sounds like Flash had a good, long life as part of your family, leaving you with some good memories. What a beautiful boy he was!

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Old 02-13-2009, 05:53 PM   #15
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I'm so sorry, it takes strength to make that decision. Flash looks like he was a great dog and I'm sure he will be remembered.
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Old 02-14-2009, 12:44 AM   #16
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My thoughts are with you and your family Mini... he is now pain free and running through meadows!
This is what I told Flash when he was on the table - he had gotten really doddery and tired.

I also told the boys this. Yesterday morning, you could see that Flash wanted to do things, but just couldn't get his legs to coperate.
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Old 02-14-2009, 12:52 AM   #17
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Hugs to you miniman. I know what you are going through. He made your family a better family and for that you will be forever indebted to him!

Flash - run fast boy!

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Old 02-14-2009, 12:59 AM   #18
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Bless your hearts, I know how much this hurt..You have my sympathy and prayers for peace. You did the loving thing for Flash and he now has crossed rainbow bridge and is a healthy happy young pup again..
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Old 02-14-2009, 12:24 PM   #19
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Flash sounds like he was a wonderful dog and know he is chasing tennis balls to his hearts content up in Doggie Heaven. Miniman it takes a lot of strength to let go of a family member. It is a very hard thing to do and I applaud you for making the right decision even though I am sure that is still hurts in your heart.
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Old 02-14-2009, 04:36 PM   #20
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I'm so sorry! I've walked in those shoes and they are not easy steps to take. Take some comfort in knowing you did your last duty to your old friend. Hugs coming your way from me and Gidgett.

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