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A moment of silence please, for Zoe.

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by sliverworm, Mar 12, 2009.

  1. Mar 12, 2009 at 7:45 PM
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    sliverworm

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    I was forced to put down my red bone coon hound today, I took her in to the vet to get her checked out because she had been beat up by my sisters American bull dogs, one of which I also own. The vet ran tests and checked her out, alot of the bites were infected and they check out her eyes and find one pupil is bigger then the other which is a concern for a possible tumor. They also tested her for heart worms which she turned out to be positive for, well they were going to do surgery to remove the tumors and so they did some X-rays and come to find she has a tumor in her brain and neck and around her hips. Well I just couldn't afford a 3k vet bill then follow ups and everything, I had to make the choice to put her to sleep as she had a good life chasing birds, ducks, rabbits, mice, running and barking at you while you wash your car on the other side of the fence or just barking for fun. she also loved sniffing crotches. She was 9 yrs old this year. I can still remember leaning over my bed at my parents house in her green crate we bought for her and naming her Zoe.

    Sorry I don't have any pics, she never liked when I took them.
     
  2. Mar 12, 2009 at 7:46 PM
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    Killer Red Taco

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    God Bless Zoe!
     
  3. Mar 12, 2009 at 7:48 PM
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    jrw1965

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    Sorry to hear that man
     
  4. Mar 12, 2009 at 7:48 PM
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    wildjerseyfirefighter

    wildjerseyfirefighter I sell fishing and fishing accessories

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    aww man im soo sorry. It is by far one of the hardest things humans have to do in life. We just had to put out 10 year old sheltie down due to cancer back in Jan.

    its hard, but knowing Zoe had a good life, and someone who loved her as much as she loved you is all she needed to know as she went to sleep. Peace be with her now, shes waiting for you in heaven brother.

    Damnit, that lump in my throat is back:(
     
  5. Mar 12, 2009 at 7:48 PM
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    cntstan

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    Sorry to hear that man, that ain't ever easy. At least it sounds likeshe had a good life.
     
  6. Mar 12, 2009 at 7:49 PM
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    98tacoma27

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    God bless!! Always sad when a good dog goes down.
     
  7. Mar 12, 2009 at 7:51 PM
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    Rest in Peace Zoe
     
  8. Mar 12, 2009 at 7:51 PM
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    I managed to find a pic from about 8 months ago, laying down with her little sister Kayla.
    [​IMG]
     
  9. Mar 12, 2009 at 7:52 PM
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    Thanks yall
     
  10. Mar 12, 2009 at 7:54 PM
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    wildjerseyfirefighter

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    wow..she was beautiful
     
  11. Mar 12, 2009 at 8:20 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Breaks my heart to hear of your loss, sliverworm. Im sorry to hear this news. :pray:
     
  12. Mar 12, 2009 at 11:03 PM
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    Sorry to hear about the pooch but happy to hear she had a good life. Nothing says living la dolche vita like sniffing crotch!
     
  13. Mar 12, 2009 at 11:04 PM
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    R.I.P. Zoe!
     
  14. Mar 12, 2009 at 11:04 PM
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    sorry to hear this man...
     
  15. Mar 13, 2009 at 2:56 AM
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    Sorry to hear about that.......
     
  16. Mar 13, 2009 at 3:04 AM
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    iam so sorry to hear about the loss of your pal zoe
     
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    Terrible to hear about your dog Zoe. She looks beautiful & your memory of naming her along with all the others stories will keep her in your heart forever. Rest in peace Zoe & sorry for your loss Silverworm.
     
  18. Mar 13, 2009 at 5:18 AM
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    Sorry to hear the news, RIP Zoe
     
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    Very sorry for your loss. God bless her. :pray:
     
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