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 Post subject: Re: My beloved puppy died
PostPosted: Fri Aug 10, 2012 2:35 pm 
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i'm so, so sorry. please try not to blame yourself. i know it's hard; my cat had a stroke last summer four days after her annual physical, and the vet had already called with her bloodwork results and said everything was great, so there's no reason to think anyone could have predicted it, but i still wanted to beat myself up for not noticing something or taking better care of her or whatever. but sometimes things really do go suddenly, terribly wrong, and no one could ever have known, and no one bears any blame. tilly clearly knew she was loved, and if you can take any comfort in it at all, as unfair and painful as the loss is, it sounds like she went very quickly and didn't suffer.

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 Post subject: Re: My beloved puppy died
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This is so heartbreaking. I'm really sorry. Thinking of you.


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 Post subject: Re: My beloved puppy died
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So sorry about Tilly. It's terrible you had to see that, but it sounds like she got a lot of love in her short life.


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 Post subject: Re: My beloved puppy died
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oh appi! i'm so, so terribly sorry. tilly was very lucky to live with such a loving family, and i hope that the happy memories crowd out the sadness sometime soon. <3

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 Post subject: Re: My beloved puppy died
PostPosted: Sat Aug 11, 2012 3:39 am 
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This is horrible news. I'm so very sorry appifanie.

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 Post subject: Re: My beloved puppy died
PostPosted: Sun Aug 12, 2012 12:11 am 
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So sorry for your loss. Lots of love to you and your family.

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 Post subject: Re: My beloved puppy died
PostPosted: Sun Aug 12, 2012 10:11 am 
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Oh, I'm so sorry... This must be a very distressing time for you. (((((hugs))))) to you and Livi.


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 Post subject: Re: My beloved puppy died
PostPosted: Mon Aug 13, 2012 10:35 pm 
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thanks everyone. i requested a bunch of books on grief from the library for the kid - hope they help :/ talked to the vet today to give them our address to send the ashes.

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 Post subject: Re: My beloved puppy died
PostPosted: Mon Aug 13, 2012 10:39 pm 
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I'm so terribly sorry for your loss, dear. Tilly looked like such a loving and fun animal! I know this is a hard time for you, and I hope you feel better.


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 Post subject: Re: My beloved puppy died
PostPosted: Mon Aug 13, 2012 11:08 pm 
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Appifanie, last year my friend recommended The Tenth Good Thing About Barney for kids/grief/animals.


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 Post subject: Re: My beloved puppy died
PostPosted: Mon Aug 13, 2012 11:26 pm 
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My vet's office gave me a book called Forever Paws ( http://www.lightheartedpress.com/books/ ... t-book.htm ), which is probably not something I would have purchased for myself, but I can see it being very comforting for a kid.

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 Post subject: Re: My beloved puppy died
PostPosted: Fri Aug 17, 2012 12:34 pm 
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I'm so sorry for you and your kids. Tilly looks like she as the most precious dog.

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 Post subject: Re: My beloved puppy died
PostPosted: Fri Aug 17, 2012 6:52 pm 
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Oh no, that is so shocking. I'm sorry, that must be so difficult.


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 Post subject: Re: My beloved puppy died
PostPosted: Fri Aug 17, 2012 7:10 pm 
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celyn - requested it from the library now - thank you!

srock - the library doesn't have that one but i will look into it - thanks!

thank you everyone. she really was an amazing dog. we got the wooden box/urn with her ashes today and the vet's office made livi a lil box and personalized it for livi - i'll get pics up later - it's amazingly sweet.

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 Post subject: Re: My beloved puppy died
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Oh, AF, I'm so sorry to hear it!

Thank you for posting those photos. She was a totally sweetie!!!

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 Post subject: Re: My beloved puppy died
PostPosted: Thu Aug 23, 2012 7:36 am 
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So sorry to hear this, that sounds really really horrible.

Hope you guys are starting to feel better.

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 Post subject: Re: My beloved puppy died
PostPosted: Thu Aug 23, 2012 2:00 pm 
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I am so sorry for your loss. :(

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 Post subject: Re: My beloved puppy died
PostPosted: Thu Oct 04, 2012 7:52 am 
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I finally went to throw out her food and clean up some of her stuff and I lost my shiitake again. I miss my girl so much.

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 Post subject: Re: My beloved puppy died
PostPosted: Thu Oct 04, 2012 7:54 am 
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I'm sorry Appifanie. It is so hard. I've been dreaming about my whippet lately, almost every day, and it just sucks.
hang in there.

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