Today I lost one of my best friends.

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by Bessie1994Snider, Sep 5, 2011.

  1. Bessie1994Snider

    Bessie1994Snider Songster

    Apr 9, 2010
    Today our dog of 7 years escaped his kennel and was struck by a car. We rushed him to the vet, but his head injuries were too severe. He had to put to sleep at 6:30 pm tonight at the vets. I just wish the person who hit him had stopped. I know he shouldn't have been in the road, but we might have been able to save him if they had.

  2. GoldenSparrow

    GoldenSparrow Songster

    Mar 11, 2011
    [​IMG] Oh i am so sorry
    I have lost a few cats that way.
    It breaks my heart.
    I will send prayers
  3. hennyannie

    hennyannie Songster

    Mar 12, 2011
    North Carolina
    So sorry for your loss. [​IMG]
  4. Baymule

    Baymule Crowing

    Jul 1, 2010
    Northeast Texas
    I am very sorry about your dog. Please don't be too hard on the person who hit your dog and didn't stop. I think if I hit a dog I would keep going as some people can be crazy. You sound very reasonable but some are not. I am very sorry for the loss of your pet. The pic is precious.
  5. Bessie1994Snider

    Bessie1994Snider Songster

    Apr 9, 2010
    Thanks guys the other dogs are nervous right now barking at everything. They know Banjo is gone because we let them see him before we buried him. I haven't hit a domestic animal yet, but if I do I hope I will be able to have the courage to stop. My mom is in Boston right now and is devestated as he was her lil buddy. [​IMG]
  6. sunny & the 5 egg layers

    sunny & the 5 egg layers Crowing

    Mar 29, 2011
    I am so sorry for you loss! It is never easy losing a pet. My thoughts are with you in this hard time. [​IMG]
  7. jerseygirl1

    jerseygirl1 Crowing

    Jun 20, 2009
    Orange County, NY
    I am so very sorry for your loss
  8. NewToFarming

    NewToFarming Songster

    Apr 28, 2010
    Millersburg, PA
    I am so sorry for your loss. It is so difficult to lose one of your furry friends suddenly like that.
    I have had one dog that had been hit and the guy did stop but it was too late, she was already gone. She was an escape artist and would break free and run. I was not home when it happened but the hubby was. People would fly doing a 100 mph on that road just for fun because when they hit our hill it would make them go airborne. I called the cops numerous times to do something about it because my kids almost got hit several times just getting off of the school bus.
    When the guy stopped to ask if this was our dog, all my husband said to him was if that was one of our kids, I would be burying you in the back yard and not the dog because he was most likely speeding.
  9. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

    May 11, 2010
    How sad.
  10. flowergirl60

    flowergirl60 Songster

    Feb 13, 2011
    Austin Tx
    I am so sorry for the loss of your pet.[​IMG]

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