Post

I Have Lost a Beloved Pet

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 18,209 People

    On November 27, 2013 my bulldog (was a year and 7 months old at the time) started experiencing seizures... He had a seizure every hour, sometimes two or more in a matter of seconds...
    Justhavefaith14 Justhavefaith14 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I came home and found my best friend of 10 years dead in the road. It killed me inside.
    Rebecca321 Rebecca321 22-25, F 3 Responses Jan 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    In three days it will be a month since we lost my Chloe. She got sick so suddenly and was suffering and I just couldn't let her suffer. Chloe was my best friend and the love of...
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses Jan 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I lost my best friend, my family member two week ago and im so lonely with out him, his name was fletcher, he was a german Shepard mix, he had just turned 18 years old and we had...
    sherilouise sherilouise 18-21, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    His Name Was Tiger....... - He was the joy in our day no matter how bad things were.  I dedicate this post to my Tiger and all loved pets .........  Rainbow Bridge...
    justmarji justmarji 51-55, F 9 Responses Sep 12, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Bear My Cockatiel - My cockatiel died last night. he woke me at 3:3O with his squawking. I ripped the cover off the cage, and he had tangled a wing inside that stupid ladder that...
    MaryJanine MaryJanine 56-60, F 1 Response Apr 12, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I lost my best bud I love so much his name is fegaro and the moment I found out he was missing I tried my best to find him I search the whole neighborhood even the streets but his...
    Empress14 Empress14 13-15, F 5 Responses 4 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I Lost My Best Friend Today, :( -  As i write it's unfortunately through tears,. I lost my beautiful dog this morning, he passed away in my arms! :-(. He was 16yr old,. I miss...
    welshbabe welshbabe 46-50, F 24 Responses Dec 18, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel
    We Will Miss You Nonnie Cat - Our 19 year old 3 legged cat named Nala had to be put down today. Her body finally started shutting down. My wife had her before we got together...
    Snigglefluffy Snigglefluffy 46-50, M 1 Response Jan 22, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Pet Reincarnation: The Love Connection - When my sable ferret, Cody (my first of 7) died last month, I was devastated. I had had to give him to a vet friend because my husband and...
    buffalotus buffalotus 51-55, F 20 Responses Jan 25, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel
    We Hardly Got To Know You, Sundae - Sundae, our new guinea pig never got to grow up. She'd only been here a week or two, when my wife heard her having trouble breathing last night...
    ChipmunkErnie ChipmunkErnie 61-65, M 5 Responses Apr 21, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My bichon frise named Bacon was recently put down. He was my best friend, and when I was little I got "married" to him (my dad married us). He really felt like my best friend. I...
    Kairisheartless Kairisheartless 18-21, F Jan 31

    Your Response

    Cancel
    More than one. I guess that is the thing about pets. They just don't live as long as we do so we only get to enjoy them for a brief time and then they are gone. My Gram, he was...
    TKD1 TKD1 46-50, F 5 Responses Jan 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My beautiful border collie died on new years eve. I can still remember the day he was born. My border collie named Meg was having puppies. The first 2 puppies were stillborn, then...
    brokenangel44 brokenangel44 41-45, F 6 Responses Jan 2

    Your Response

    Cancel
    George - I did in May and I'm finally writing about this now. Since I was a young child, I've always loved animals. I was 13 and working at a farm in exchange for riding the owner...
    SarcasmQueen SarcasmQueen 36-40, F 10 Responses Aug 2, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Mr Cooper - Unfortunately we had to put our beloved Cooper down yesterday 25/Nov/13. He was a bundle of fun and mischief. Always wanting to play with his ball or toys and digging...
    blackdiamond38 blackdiamond38 46-50, M 17 Responses Nov 26, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel
    People are thefts nowadays ugh best dog ever
    david1216 david1216 13-15, M Jan 27

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It Always Hurts - I have lived long enough that I have lost many pets and it doesn't get any easier, each loss is heart breaking and time is the only cure. I just lost a very...
    humblerider humblerider 56-60, M 4 Responses Jun 18, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My cat Katie.. Put down due to blindness and old age. 21 human years old. Could have lived longer but I couldn't watch her live in pain any longer.
    mkdurrant mkdurrant 26-30, M 2 Responses Jan 30

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I had a great dog. A female Black Lab. She was my bet friend for 11 an a half years. I was with we all the time, we were inseparable. One day she started acting weird and so I...
    BeefStromi BeefStromi 18-21, M 5 Responses Mar 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    In 5-6th grade I had a cat named Lucy that I swear could understand what I was saying. We would often go for walks through the woods and if she team off I could just meow and she...
    Rachlm214 Rachlm214 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My Bestfriend Died - I have always been a loner. Princess you were the best dog a person could ask for. Without prejudice you loved me. I am ugly, fat, and messy but you didn't...
    deluxe2027 deluxe2027 31-35, M 3 Responses Aug 11, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I recently lost my cat Max, I had him for 15 yrs... Never though I would miss my cat so much.!!! R.I.P max. :,(
    xxxvictor xxxvictor 26-30, M 2 Responses Feb 13

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Ode To Zach - I wrote this last summer when my son Zach lost his dearest friend. I watched his instant transformation for boy to man with wonder and was compelled to pick up my pen...
    whitepine1 whitepine1 51-55, M 6 Responses Jan 27, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My dog was an amazing lovable dog, she would always follow me when I went outside. She is a half Australian Sheperd and another mix and she always comforted me on my down days. She...
    RedCatHunting RedCatHunting 16-17, F Feb 4

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Dear pet owners I wanted to share my missing cat story with some helpful tips, so that I can give both hope and direction to pet owners who are in the situation that I was in, as...
    cattersaurus cattersaurus 22-25 Feb 17

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My dog had to be put down at 11:30 this morning, I don't have anyone to really talk to about this. I don't know how to deal with it cause I have has her all my life she died at 18...
    KatieLynnDilger KatieLynnDilger 13-15, F 5 Responses Apr 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Sam...........X - Humans can learn so much from you, my dear best friend. Thank you for always being by my side. I will miss you. You were my shadow for 13 years. RIP my loving...
    TheStoryman TheStoryman 36-40, M 6 Responses Nov 24, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel
    He was a ginger tom cat called Tigger who was my best friend. He was there when I went through school, college and first year of university before passing away. It was just before...
    PicassoSan PicassoSan 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 15, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I lost many beloved pets. Most recently my Aunt's dog. She was a beauty and amazing. Also like 3 cats that had to be given away. Sad times. :(
    LSKxGhost LSKxGhost 13-15, M Jan 31

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Today was suppose to be a good day. My older sister was being welcomed into nursing school. My family was getting our cats out of a boarding kennel. And we were all going to eat at...
    Pixadelia Pixadelia 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 31

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My pets didn't die but almost every single time I get one it has to go away like the time I had a dog my manager said no and a turtle (it was to stinky)
    luvanimaulz luvanimaulz 16-17, F Feb 3

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I Have Lost My Best Freind - Two weeks ago we had to make the unfortunate and very difficult decision to have one of our dogs put down. He, Jasper, had been part of our family for...
    James1956 James1956 56-60, M 7 Responses Sep 10, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel
    THERE WILL NEVER BE ANOTHER - There will never be another horse like him, he was born a champion. Once in a lifetime a cowboy is blessed with a truly magnificent horse and I was so...
    humblerider humblerider 56-60, M 4 Responses Feb 12, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My Sympathy To All Who Join Here.... - I have lost two dogs and a cat in the past seven years and if you are in this group the  word " beloved" says more than just a pet.  These...
    justmarji justmarji 51-55, F 3 Responses Nov 25, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel
    R.i.p my dog Snoopy they ran him over :( i need sone attention ladys
    fredo354 fredo354 18-21, M 2 Responses Feb 6

    Your Response

    Cancel
    The white one is Me-mow and the other skarlet, they both died last month on separate days but oddly on weekends. They were rescues actually, my parents brought home skar at 3...
    Lemeow Lemeow 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Bon-bon - Was my cats name because he looked like he had eaten to many of them when I adopted him as a kitten,I have his sibling brother also, who is still living.I left for Costa...
    Bornabrit Bornabrit 41-45, F 28 Responses Jun 24, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My niece wanted to take my dog out but i said no because i just took him out. And she just takes him out when im not looking... Then i see her running screaming towards us and...
    chillynights024 chillynights024 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Sabache - We got our dog Sabache when I was about 11 years old. He was black lab, golden retriever and German shepherd mix. He was smooth coated as a puppy, but as he got older, he...
    launica87 launica87 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 1, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm not even ready to begin to "think" about writing a story on my dog that passed. I still struggle with issues from it. It burns me inside to think about it...so I'm gonna leave...
    BobFrost BobFrost 36-40, M 1 Response 9 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My cat... I've never gone a day without him in my life. My mom naught him when I was a baby so we grew up together. He passed this Tuesday and the vet said he had a stroke on...
    SomeoneDifferent12 SomeoneDifferent12 13-15, F 3 Responses Feb 8

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My dog just had puppies and I knew right away which one out of the 6 that were born was going to be my puppy. He was white boots on and a nice brown coat. I named him Sparticus...
    jessicharles jessicharles 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Robert.. - several months ago a lovely grey striped cat appeared at our house.  he was full grown but appeared young.  he was crazy about my son.  we named him robert after a...
    justsunni justsunni 51-55, F 24 Responses May 12, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Today I had to put my beloved Duffer to rest. He was my first and (so far) only dog. He had been sick for a long time with congestive heart failure. I'd been giving him lots of...
    UnknownObserver UnknownObserver 26-30, F 5 Responses Mar 19

    Your Response

    Cancel
    A Message To My Angel - When we went to the vet Monday, I never expected the outcome that I would be leaving without you. I thought we would get your sores taken care of and get...
    BeachAngelTami BeachAngelTami 41-45, F 10 Responses Aug 21, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Yea her name was caramel because of her hair she was very playful But on 4th of July she was so scared of the fireworks. I was about to let her in but I noticed she wasn't there I...
    MonsterSlain MonsterSlain 18-21, M Feb 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I lost my dear dog Elvis to cancer last summer. It still hurts so bad
    MsLouise MsLouise 16-17, F 5 Responses Mar 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Carlie - I have lost several beloved pets during my life, but this story is actually not about my pet, but my neighbor's.  My next-door neighbor is a single 36-year old woman...
    Avice Avice 22-25, F 17 Responses Feb 14, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Dear pet ownersI wanted to share my missing cat story with some helpful tips, so that I can give both hope and direction to pet owners who are in the situation that I was in, as I...
    cattersaurus cattersaurus 22-25 1 Response Feb 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Rest In Peace And Me In Pieces, I left the light on but you will not be comming home. - Spanky Bean Pinkerton More than two years has passed, and despite what some say time does...
    Ambitieuxetvicieux Ambitieuxetvicieux 31-35, F 9 Responses Oct 19, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'll Miss You My Friend - Today, my big baby, my 9 nine old cat had a stroke and I had to put him down. My room mate layed him to rest. Coco was a 30 pd tomcat. He was a lover...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze 56-60, F 8 Responses Sep 29, 2013