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Just burried my guard puppy

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by JanieMarie, Nov 28, 2008.

  1. JanieMarie

    JanieMarie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 26, 2008
    Georgetown, Minnesota
    Ouch. was stacking wood and should have been watching him closer. And i hear a thud and a screech and I knew. He was turning into such a good dog. I was workin in the greenhouse the other day and had opened up the barn brooder to introduce everyone and it was tooo quiet. Kinda like with kids. And I went and looked and there was my bird dog( Golden retriever) laying on the floor of the chicken coop with a bunch of 8 wk old chicks walkin around him and he wasn't making a move! And he's gone. Not much fun digging a grave by the monte carlo head lights in frozen mud but I got the job done. Ouch. Sorry didn't know where else to vent. This just feels so comfortable now. I just cant believe I had to do this. Had to put down my other Golden last summer cuz he quit eating and was wasting away. He was old. This one had such potential. That I think is the hard part. Anyway thanks for listening.
  2. Buster

    Buster Back to Work

    So sorry for your loss. I lost one of the best dogs I ever had when he was only 19 months old. We were all out there with him when my friend ran over him on accident. My heart goes out to you, it's always a hard thing to deal with. [​IMG]
  3. key west chick

    key west chick Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 31, 2008
    Gainesville, GA
    Sorry. Hugs sent your way.
  4. Wildsky

    Wildsky Wild Egg!

    Oct 13, 2007
    [​IMG] I'm so sorry.
  5. sunnydee

    sunnydee Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 17, 2008
    So sorry to hear of your loss. [​IMG]
  6. KellyHM

    KellyHM Overrun With Chickens

    Sep 10, 2008
    Lakeland, FL
    Sorry about your puppy. What happened to him? I couldn't decipher it from the post.
  7. kodiakchicken

    kodiakchicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 18, 2008
    Kodiak, Alaska
    I'm so sorry about your puppy. That's so hard. [​IMG]
  8. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

    May 19, 2008
    Western MA
    ooh!..i'm very sorry!!..[​IMG]...it always hurts so much!...just try to remember that he was happy while you had him and loved..and that he KNEW it..[​IMG]..take care, Wendy
  9. Chirpy

    Chirpy Balderdash

    May 24, 2007
    I'm so sorry also.

    kellyhm asked:
    What happened to him? I couldn't decipher it from the post.

    Sounds like he was hit by a car.​
  10. KellyHM

    KellyHM Overrun With Chickens

    Sep 10, 2008
    Lakeland, FL
    Ah, that makes sense...thanks for catering to my blonde moment. [​IMG]

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