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Old 11-22-2008, 02:08 PM   #21
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So sorry mikki it is so very hard.
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Old 11-22-2008, 02:29 PM   #22
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Mikki,
I feel sorry for you.... *hugs*
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Old 11-22-2008, 02:30 PM   #23
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Such a hard thing to do, but how nice that he got to say how much he loved you!!
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Old 11-22-2008, 04:00 PM   #24
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I'm so sorry to hear Mikki. I know how hard it must be. I'm still crying for my little one that's gone too.
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Old 11-22-2008, 05:08 PM   #25
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Thank you everyone for your kind words. I've never had to make the decision to put a pet to sleep and I wasn't even close to being ready for the way I feel.
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Old 11-22-2008, 05:10 PM   #26
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Miki - I feel terrible at your loss. Our pets become such a part of our life that it really hurts when we loose them.

Focus on that your boy is not suffering any more ans try to take solace in that.

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Old 11-22-2008, 05:18 PM   #27
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you have suffered a huge loss. allow yourself time to grieve and cry. it takes a while to adjust to a pet being gone. and even longer to think about a new one. tears and hugs, babe
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Old 11-22-2008, 05:33 PM   #28
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I have a hard time replying to things like this, I had to put my 13 yr old cat down due to kidney failure. My thoughts are with you, you can never be prepared for it, but the pain will ease with time, my only comfort was knowing that she wasnt suffering anymore.
Hugs to you & your family!
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Old 11-22-2008, 07:21 PM   #29
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Nothing is sadder than to say good-bye to an old, dear cherished fur child.........it's heart-breaking..........one of my friends had to say good-bye to her old Brownie, a chocolate lab, and I'm so glad that I was with her.........she just kept stroking him and talking softly in his ear (her first fur child) and I was crying as the vet injected the medicine and then she fell sobbing into my arms........my last cat who left us died outside in her beloved garden........she loved to sniff flowers, sit under bushes, and chase butterflies........that's the way I want to go..........so my deepest sympathies for your loss
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Old 11-22-2008, 07:26 PM   #30
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I'm so sorry Mikki ... my heart breaks with yours. Lots of hugs sent your way ... J.
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