I Miss My Cat

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    My cat Curry died today.

    He must've got a hold of some type of poison and died earlier this afternoon. He was 5 years old. I miss him so much I cried for the last 3 hours and am still crying...I want him back..😞
    NyleveJT NyleveJT
    1 Response Jun 9, 2015

    6 Months Later, And Still Mourning

    I was a state trooper in 1990 when my wife insisted(against my preference) that we get a cat.  I finally conceded and after about a week it was all over, we totally bonded.   In 1998 my wife and I divorced but she knew there was no getting us apart and left him with me.  Last...
    HopeLost HopeLost
    22 Responses Mar 1, 2011

    Twenty years ago I worked at a pet store.

    One day a rather unpleasant lady came in with a box of kitten and demanded that I buy them from her, or she was going to take them to the pound to have them killed. So, I gave her $20 bucks and showed her the door. In the box, was a tiny black and white kitten who's eyes...
    anderson77 anderson77
    2 Responses Nov 12, 2014

    My cat died of cancer a

    while back and I still hear her scratching on the garbage instead of cleaning the litter. That dumb cat..dumb lovable cat.:(
    YLIhououin YLIhououin
    22-25, M
    May 3, 2015

    My kitty died of heart complications at the

    vets office. He was my baby I had to bottle feed him I put so much love and time into that cat and I hate that it was all taken away within a matter of minutes. I want to cuddle him and kiss him and it hurts knowing I'll never be able to do that again. He was only a year old...
    GoldenUniverse GoldenUniverse
    22-25, F
    May 9, 2015

    my one cat, one I rescued

    after my first cat would of been like 20 years old now lol..he lived to 17 ..I was hoping for a Guinness book record.. he sure looked like he had the spirit to make it
    Cocrispy Cocrispy
    26-30, M
    Oct 26, 2015

    I was talking to my friends

    and they mentioned how some cat they saw on the internet brought a person a dead mouse. I told them I had a cat that did that and he has a little graveyard filled with the corpses of mice,birds, some rabbits haha it was funny to tell them. . .but then I saw my boyfriend and...
    EurydiceKallos EurydiceKallos
    18-21, F
    Dec 27, 2015

    I miss my cat more than I miss my last gf.

    When I was going thru my divorce, I decided to get a cat. Adjusting to being alone after 10 years is kind of difficult. So I saw an ad in the newspaper for free kittens. I dropped by the place, and this one little black and white kitten ran right up to me and would not leave...
    JasonWander JasonWander
    31-35, M
    1 Response Mar 14, 2014

    I Still Miss Her

    My cat Ally died almost a year ago. It will be a year March 9. She was a very good and smart cat. My husband and I were dating at the time we adopted her from a shelter. We actually had another cat picked out but by the time we made the decision to adopt a cat he was already...
    jencpa jencpa
    31-35, F
    1 Response Mar 7, 2013

    My mum is getting a kitten

    and i dont want it because im still grieving for the loss of my cat zazu who was two years old. My mum said when she gets the kitten it will sleep in my room but i think that will be to much to handle/cope with. What should i do? The pic is of zazu when we got him
    courtneylouise1 courtneylouise1
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jul 16, 2015

    I miss Kit so much. i've had him

    for ten years but somehow feels longer. he's been with me since my teen years and has helped me get through some of the toughest moments of my life. I am a recovering alcoholic and as a result of that I was always shunned and criticized by people around me especially family and...
    Alan132 Alan132
    22-25, M
    1 Response Feb 15, 2015

    im very sad and hes been gone

    such a long time. i miss him a lot
    actualkanaya actualkanaya
    16-17, T
    Apr 30, 2015


    I lost my cat yesterday, the 23rd of April. Not going to go into details, but i miss her and love her and hope she's in a better better place now, for ever Rest in peace my little sookie
    CaptainChunk CaptainChunk
    18-21, M
    Apr 24, 2013

    On march the 9th my cat

    who was two years of age was ran over in front of my mum and the person who was driving did not stop to see what he had hit or help my cat. My cat died in my arms and i cant get any of it out of my head like the sight and sounds and its tormenting me so much and it makes me feel...
    courtneylouise1 courtneylouise1
    18-21, F
    May 19, 2015

    Missing Sweetpea

    My cat, Sweetpea, died on Friday after a wonderful 16 years.  She was a great sidekick--a good companion when needed, full of affection, but also an independent little pixie that I just got amused observing.  She's been a part of my life so long that people...
    Carolina1 Carolina1
    36-40, F
    22 Responses May 25, 2010

    My cat died 3 months ago

    now - I feel lost and alone !!!
    Jonstonie Jonstonie
    70+, M
    1 Response Jan 1, 2016
    Corundum Corundum
    26-30, M
    Jul 11, 2015

    Little Bonnie

    Many years ago in a pretty dark time one of my former neighbours had a longhair black cat. That little rascal liked it to stroll around our little garden and sometimes he came towards me and i gave her a little stroke. with the time bonnie "got" me and i was every day to the same...
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    1 Response Dec 29, 2012
    expressomarkie expressomarkie
    2 Responses Aug 6, 2015


    Dainty white paws Trotting gently across the grass Curious green eyes Looking up at me with adoration Eleven years together I loved you from the very first day. You were there amongst it all When I laughed, cried and grew Because a pet can become more than a pet; But a companion...
    Sapphire14 Sapphire14
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Aug 16, 2013
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    2 Responses Nov 12, 2015

    I had a cat when i was 5,

    His name was tootse, I loved him so much but he got old and went blind then had to be put down. My neighbour has a cat called "nemo" and I actually love him,it's funny though because he loves my family more than his own. Probably because we give him love and attention unlike...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jun 21, 2015

    my kitty died on may 21st.

    he was sick for about 6 weeks. we tried everything to try to save him, but no vets would give us a straight answer, if they even knew what was wrong with him. we took him to three vets. i miss him. he was such an awesome cat. sweet and gentle with the grandchildren, had huge...
    plannerlf plannerlf
    66-70, F
    May 25, 2015

    A year ago I got a cat named Boo.

    He had FIV (HIV for cats), I knew this right from the start. I wanted to take home a cat that most likely would never leave the shelter. What I didn't know is the many other things he had. Urinary issues and anxiety. After a year of trying multiple medications, dietary foods...
    Chezzybats Chezzybats
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Dec 16, 2015

    He Was My Existance

    I remember when I first got Cinnamon. It was october of 1995. A local farmer put out an ad for people who need cats to drop by and take one or more of the 30+ cats he found in his barn. He stopped ounting at 30, lol. He was a kitten, a big kitten. He stood his ground when I...
    Alustrial Alustrial
    26-30, M
    4 Responses Jun 11, 2012

    My Buddykins

    My kitty of a lifetime, Buddykins, was a beautiful snow white kitty with green eyes who was taken from this world on Sept 2, 2013. I adopted him from a roommate in 2007 who never took care of his ear infection. I immediately had it taken care of and like to think he was...
    freshkittypowpow freshkittypowpow
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Sep 9, 2013

    I Miss My Snickers So Much

    My cat snickers was 1 year and 9 months. He was always an inside cat, so the vet said there was no need to get him vaccinated. Recently I moved to the country and he had been anxious to go outside, but I wouldn't let him because I was afraid something would happen to him...
    Zayahsmommie Zayahsmommie
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Apr 24, 2012

    A few days ago, my sweet little cat Jack was

    hit by a car sometime during the night. Our neighbor informed us the next morning. According to my husband, thankfully it looks like it was a quick death and Jack likely didn’t suffer. I’ve never experienced the death of a close friend, not until now. A year and a half ago...
    quirkygirl520 quirkygirl520
    22-25, F
    Jun 8, 2015

    Pet Mommy!

    We as pet lovers become very attached to our pets, and why not. They are by the front door when you get home ( you can leave for five minutes and get the same reaction  from them as if you have been away FOREVER!) They do not judge, or disappoint, they just accept. When you...
    sergs sergs
    56-60, F
    2 Responses Jan 16, 2013

    I miss my cats I had eight of them.

    I left them behind when I moved out of the family home after a relationship breakdown. I get photos and updates a bit but not sure if I would have pets again as they become family and hurts when not around.
    Leylandlad Leylandlad
    41-45, M
    Dec 19, 2015

    We had her for 14 years,

    got her as a 1-year old halfgrown cat, from a household where she was quite tormented by the 10 & 8 year old children. She came with a 'toy', a childs fake tigerskin bracelet, that apparently was much used to tease her and torment her, it seems - the whole 14 years, she would...
    firefall firefall
    51-55, M
    Oct 4, 2015

    My poor baby Coco was put down two days ago.

    She was 8. She got thyroid and urinary tract issues. The cost to fix her was too large and she would still have issues and medication the rest of her life. My heart aches, its so unbearable. I am totally lost without her. I loved her so much. God help me. I miss you Coco...
    persia1 persia1
    61-65, F
    3 Responses Feb 22, 2016

    Love You, Spice

    You've been gone for six days and I'm going crazy with worry. You are a precious, wonderful individual, and you have brought so much love into our lives. You are a cunning hunter, and the back garden wildlife lives in awe and fear of you. You are a generous provider, and although...
    guavachick guavachick
    36-40, F
    5 Responses Apr 27, 2013

    I lost my best friend of 14 years - Jacob on

    Oct 24, 2014. I sensed that something was wrong with him a month ago as his appetite and behavior changed. I was so worried that it was "time", so I started looking through forums to prep myself. Shortly after I went on a work trip and constantly I was worried about him. I...
    momozmo momozmo
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jan 3, 2015

    My Cat Cubby Was "the First Potato Chip"

    I had to put my dear cat Cubby down on Friday.  The vet called her "the first potato chip" because after I adopted her, along came 5 more pets...2 of whom are still alive, and a new dog, Cosmo...he's the doggie on my ID page picture.Cubby was 15.  She got kidney failure...
    christine1212 christine1212
    56-60, F
    10 Responses Mar 14, 2012

    I miss my kitty alot.

    his name was kodama cuz we love the movie spirited away! they were the tiny white spirits with the clickidy heads lol he was all black with white paws and a white spot on his chest :)
    JennaRee JennaRee
    16-17, F
    Jul 18, 2015

    I Miss My Cat Minino So Much

    She got hit by a car almost a day ago. I miss her so much. This was her story The feral cat that had a chance to be happy. The chances of a cat surviving in the streets of Fresno are very slim. Just like in any other city, the cats get run over, or get caught by the SPCA...
    yamel115 yamel115
    13 Responses Aug 2, 2009
    twalie12 twalie12
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Oct 11, 2015


    My cat died today. i loved him more than anything in this world and he loved me. Countless times when i've felt bad he makes it all better with his big blue eyes and overflowing affection, and now he's gone. It sounds so lame but he was one of my best friends. I keep expecting...
    mollyclare mollyclare
    18-21, F
    34 Responses Jun 23, 2009

    His name was Lovebug.

    Died when he was 2 years old. He died back in March or April of 2014. I was living in the country with my mom. Lovebug was adopted by my mother and it became more my cat when I was there because I hung out with him a lot. He slept with me a lot and I even saved his life...
    blahsheep blahsheep
    26-30, M
    1 Response Jan 11, 2015

    when i was sad , my cat would be the first to

    confort me with her cuddles , after six years , she was gone , i miss her so much ,..wanna thank her for her son he s the only one left now
    missmonday missmonday
    May 1, 2015

    My Phone is really badly cracked

    because my cat kicked it off of my cabinet, I can barely read what I've wrote. I really want to tell my mother because I don't want her to think I've lied to her, but I don't want to get rid of the cat which will happen if I say he did it. Help! I know that he'll have to go..I...
    deleted deleted
    Sep 8, 2015

    Pet Feature Removal On EP ...

    Pet Feature Removal on EP ... "?" ... I wrote this on My Whiteboard but I want to put it out there for everyone since I am new here. One friend on here told me about EP wanting to remove the Pet Feature and I just about came unglued. I wrote an email to EP Support and I did get a...
    Obsolete54 Obsolete54
    56-60, F
    4 Responses Nov 21, 2012

    Lucy, My Angel Girl

    My 12 year old dilute Calico Persian was put down on Monday after a week long stay at the vet. She had a tumor on her kidney and they were hardly functioning, not enough for her to live a normal life. The day that I have always dreaded had come and I had to put her down in my...
    shadreyer shadreyer
    41-45, F
    2 Responses May 4, 2012

    I miss my other cat. That cat was a bad a**.

    If he wanted to play he would make you play with him. If your watching tv he would jump in front of the tv, just to block your view. If your eating he would jump on the table or your lap take try to eat or jump the plate just do you can play with him... I also miss him because...
    lorrena19 lorrena19
    22-25, F
    1 Response May 20, 2015

    My Heart Is Broken

    I miss my cat so much... I couldn't even use his name in my name for this forum.  It was (?) Dickens.  He was a gigantic pain, but also the love of my life.  He was SO affectionate, would jump up and give hugs around my neck, nuzzle, nibble, cuddle.  He got...
    Lucysmom Lucysmom
    51-55, F
    84 Responses Nov 22, 2007

    I am struggling with the decision to put my cat

    Sam to sleep. he's 17, having some health problems, probably some dementia, and just sleeps all day. I can see the signs that the time is near, as I did with my other cat Claudius 2 years ago. But, I've decided to give Sam one more summer to be outside in the yard sleeping...
    anderson77 anderson77
    1 Response May 27, 2015

    My little boy, Leo, (the one on the left)

    transitioned out of his body on August 19th, two years after being diagnosed with low-grade intestinal lymphoma. He was so full of joy, absolutely loved being alive and was unquestionably my favorite. He and I had a soul connection.I know it's crazy, but his spirit is here in...
    Mom22cats Mom22cats
    61-65, F
    Sep 23, 2015

    A few years ago my parents got divorced

    and my dad brother and I lived with my grandma for a few years. When we lived there we got a cat named Skittles. About two years later we were still living there and my dad was about to get married. We were a about to move (only on the other side of our town) in a few weeks. I...
    Lcy2472 Lcy2472
    13-15, F
    Oct 6, 2015

    Old Grey Was My Best Friend.

    About 4 years ago I was just getting ready to move out on my own to go to college. Finally away from home.  A week or so before I left a full grown cat came stumbling along and spending a lot of time at my parent's house.  My neighbor was able to get him fixed and...
    SpicySauce SpicySauce
    22-25, M
    4 Responses Dec 4, 2009

    my cat passed away almost a year ago,

    and tonight I miss him so much. he was 13, had thyroid inflammation and ran away to die. he basically grew up with me, an although I have a new cat now, I still miss him so so so much :(
    minmins07 minmins07
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 1, 2014
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