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Old Jun 2 2011, 05:55 PM   #1
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Bit down in the dumps this morning.

Lost my boy Whiskey last night.

Heard something outside around 21:00, about an hour after I'd let him out for the night to go do his business, but couldn't see anything when I went out to see what the ruckus was.

Went out this morning and found him dead in the neighbours yard just near their front fence. I think he was done in by someones stray pooch by the look of it.

DAMN!

Buried him in the back yard next to Pixel, my other Cat I had to put down a couple of years ago.



Not a pleasant way to start the day.
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Old Jun 2 2011, 06:05 PM   #2
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Sorry to hear that, it's tough to lose them..
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Old Jun 2 2011, 06:09 PM   #3
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Yeah.

He was 11, but still quite active.

I probably will get another Cat, but I think it'll be a couple of weeks before I consider it.
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Old Jun 2 2011, 06:33 PM   #4
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I am so sorry.
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Old Jun 2 2011, 06:45 PM   #5
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That's so sad!! I'm sorry for your loss.
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Old Jun 2 2011, 08:59 PM   #6
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Thats horrible. I'm so sorry to hear this Kugai.
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Old Jun 2 2011, 11:15 PM   #7
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James...I am so very sorry for you and the loss of your cat friend *Whiskey*, especially in such a horrible manner.
My favorite furball *Sydney*, was lost in this same way about ten years ago...a Rottweiler caught him out in our front yard while we were out shopping.

Unfortunately I know just how you're feeling...
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Old Jun 3 2011, 02:12 AM   #8
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Just found this sorry to here this, James, so would two cat's if I knew cat. I hope I helped some people, for they lost their cat today.
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Ouch... I'm sorry for your loss.
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I'm very sorry for your lost.
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Old Jun 3 2011, 09:50 AM   #11
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I'm, sorry, Kugai. What's a stray pooch?
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Old Jun 3 2011, 10:27 AM   #12
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I'm, sorry, Kugai. What's a stray pooch?
I wanted to ask the same question. I'm sorry for your loss!
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Old Jun 3 2011, 01:40 PM   #13
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I wanted to ask the same question. I'm sorry for your loss!
Pooch is slag for dog. Stray means unowned, but not necessarily feral. SO, homeless dogs.

Much sympathy to you, Kugai. It is always hard to lose a part of the family.
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Old Jun 3 2011, 04:17 PM   #14
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Thanks everyone, just needed to vent since it definitely looked like some ******** stray mutt had killed him.

(Beat me to the punch semantre - and not all strays are unowned, some are just running around because their owners are irresponsible apes and don't properly chain them up or yard them.)
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Old Jun 4 2011, 12:20 AM   #15
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I was about to say the same thing Semantre but you beat me to it too.

Sorry to hear about your cat Kugai
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