I Miss My Dog Who Passed Away

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 568 People

    This morning, we had to take our 11 year old

    yellow lab to be euthanized. We got him when I was six years old. We grew up together, and he taught me so many life lessons; the most important being to love unconditionally. He was such a blessing to me and to my entire family and everyone that knew him. I love that we will...
    cassidyalexis cassidyalexis
    18-21, F
    1 Response Sep 29, 2014
    GrayRockTardis GrayRockTardis
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Oct 21, 2015

    My dog passed away just over 3 months ago.

    She had a tumor. It was for the best to put her down, but I still cry and miss her everyday. I remember good Friday my dad and I took her to the vet for a firm lump she had, I didn't want to go, but I did. No one needed to tell me, I knew it was a tumor, but I still had hope...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Aug 12, 2015

    my dog was hit by a car yesterday.

    i wasnt there for her. i miss her
    bryanoci bryanoci
    31-35, M
    1 Response May 18, 2014

    Every day, I miss him a lot.

    It's been a year on this day, October 2nd, since he passed away. But all I know is Spot is in a much better place now. I love you, Spot. I sure miss you a lot.
    SamHarris SamHarris
    22-25, M
    1 Response Oct 2, 2015

    I Miss You Swetee ;(

    I miss my dog who passed away her name is Swetty she is a labrador dog. And I miss her so much. She was died because of a truck vehicle On October 15, 2010 If I can talk to her right now I just want to say that please comeback to me because I really dont know what to do w/out...
    Mijhun134 Mijhun134
    13-15
    Dec 25, 2012

    The Last Battle - A Poem For All Grieving Dog Owners

    I found this poem before Buddy passed away and it helped me so much before and after his death. I searched for hours on the internet hoping to find something that would take the pain away as much as possible and this one was the closest. I hope it helps you. The Last Battle If it...
    seaglassgirl seaglassgirl
    56-60
    38 Responses Feb 11, 2012

    July 15th, 2011

    Only one month before I was to go off to college for my freshman year, I lost the best friend that I ever had to lymphoma. He was my pal, my go-to guy when things got tough. When I struggled to stay afloat, he would lay his furry little body next to mine and hog the bed. He'd...
    sociallyawkward3 sociallyawkward3
    18-21, F
    Nov 14, 2012

    I truly miss my wolves

    that have passed. I carry some of their ashes with me all the time, they still live in my heart, I just wish they still lived with me physically. I have never recovered. Lobo and Kasha, I miss you terribly.
    1niceguy4u 1niceguy4u
    51-55, M
    1 Response Oct 6, 2015

    My Best Friend Tonight I don't write of heart

    break from a woman. Tonight I write about my best friend who passed away when I was young. Growing up as a young kid I would spend a lot of my free time out at my Grandparents farm. I was usually out there every weekend and just about all summer during summer breaks from school...
    Broken31 Broken31
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Nov 7, 2015

    My dog died of cancer

    and i now regret not making lots of memories with her and not taking videos and pics of her ! I miss her soo much i made this to commemorate her cause we grew up together and she was 14 when she died she is the brown one https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=G2bD5Owrtmw
    otakugamerwolf otakugamerwolf
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Jul 29, 2014
    tashface tashface
    26-30, F
    6 Responses Feb 2, 2014

    My Beloved Dog.

    When I was about 6 or 7 years old I got my first dog. She was a full breed Pomeranian and we decided to name her Lucy. Lucy and I were connected with eachother more than any other person in my family. I loved her so much and I knew she loved me. When I would go and see her (we...
    Doglover319 Doglover319
    16-17, F
    2 Responses May 20, 2013

    I had a brown chihuahua named Lord Byron Reece

    Fernando Bob Junior Cogswell. He died in October a day before my moms wedding. We had him for eight years since I was in second grade and I still cry when I think of him. He was known for being feisty, but he really was a sweetheart. He died of cancer; I can't imagine the pain...
    Cogsy Cogsy
    16-17, F
    Mar 21, 2015

    My Chewy

    I lost my best friend April 4th 2013. My life has been in shambles ever since. I miss him more and more everyday. All the little things he done that i took for granted or that at the time annoyed me, i would give almost anything to have again. That little dog was love itself he...
    MrBibs MrBibs
    41-45, M
    6 Responses Sep 25, 2013

    I miss my chihuahua that we had to put to sleep

    a couple weeks ago. He was like my baby. I've had him since I was 8. He was about 16. He had congestive heart failure and lived longer than most but I still feel all kinds of bad emotions, like guilt and worry and heartache. He seemed sick for a couple days so I thought I'd take...
    LittleBabyAnimals LittleBabyAnimals
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 3, 2015

    I Miss Sunny

    today I lost my best friend, a beautiful English Labrador, we were blessed to have had him for 11 yrs, he has not been well for the past week, as he was in older dog, I knew that his time was coming, he was ok yesterday but during the evening hours he started going down very...
    mika121 mika121
    36-40, F
    Sep 19, 2013

    I Think The Hardest Part

    when my dog died was looking at all her toys scattered throughout the house and realizing she would never play with them again, Seeing her bed and knowing shed never lay down in it again, Sitting on the couch and expecting her nose under my hand until i realized she would never...
    kittycat101303 kittycat101303
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Mar 15, 2011

    Zoe(left) Shado(right) Last night my brother

    accidentally left the gate open when he let our two doggies outside. They ran away and we looked for them for hours but it was snowing hard. Today when my father got home, he told me that my newest dog Shado, a beautiful patched husky mix with the curliest tail had gotten hit by...
    iamsadrightnow iamsadrightnow
    22-25, F
    Feb 9

    Oh how I share ur pain it's hard

    so hard ! I can only suggest ! Getting another great friend as soon as possible will Kender ur pain I promise u. ! We have our animals because they nurture us ! That's our reward that's out high ! Without them no high ! Please find a rescrue and love it to the end cheers sorry...
    whocaresforyou whocaresforyou
    61-65, M
    May 9, 2014

    R. I. P. Larry

    My wiener dog Larry passed away last June. I loved him and my other dog like they are my kids. For a while my other dog looked for him and I know she wondered where he was at. He passed away from cancer. He died right in my arms. Very painful and devastating experience. Even if I...
    AwesomeAngel AwesomeAngel
    22-25, F
    3 Responses May 6, 2012

    I lost my dog after 8 years

    and i cant seem to get over this. Most people dont understand how i feel because to most "its just a dog" I miss him so much that its just awful. I cant stop crying each time i think of him. I wish i had given him more time the day he died. It was so sudden and totally...
    ISHRANGA123 ISHRANGA123
    36-40
    4 Responses Oct 21, 2015

    For all the days that you made me smile,

    and the many nights when i was tired and you refuse to stop barking and just let me sleep. I miss you. So thankful to have had a chance to love you. R.I.P. MY JACOB. R.I.P. You will always be the number one DOG in my life, forever.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    4 Responses Apr 16, 2015

    My Little Precious Cup

    I miss my little Precious Cup soooo much. She was a black lab.  I remember when my dad brought her home. She was the cutest little puppy in the world to me. I was in first grade when I got her. She was my best friend. I remember when she got sick and stopped eating. I think she...
    TaurasiWade TaurasiWade
    22-25, F
    9 Responses Jan 22, 2012
    HannahSavannah HannahSavannah
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Jun 22, 2015

    I miss you Gilda. I know you could not see

    and that you had trouble finding food but I feel like choosing to put you to sleep was like killing you. I miss you and love you. 14 years was not enough. Please forgive me.
    ksstx ksstx
    41-45, F
    Feb 11, 2014

    I lost my best friend a week ago!

    He was the most amazing dog and I had to make the decision for him to go! He was only 3 1/2 and I'm struggling to come to terms with him not being here.
    tashface tashface
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jan 25, 2014

    For People Who Have Lost A Beloved Pet ...

    A POEM BY PABLO NERUDA My dog has died. I buried him in the garden next to a rusted old machine. Some day I'll join him right there, but now he's gone with his shaggy coat, his bad manners and his cold nose, and I, the materialist, who never believed in any promised heaven in...
    womaninbliss womaninbliss
    51-55, F
    17 Responses Aug 2, 2010

    My Beautiful Bonnie

    I had to put my beautiful Bonnie to sleep two days ago. I am heart broken and lost. I got bonnie when I was 18, she was just 8 weeks old. We had 14 and a half wonderful years together. She was a Jack russell x and was so full of life, and so cheeky as a young girl. The last year...
    dbale dbale
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Mar 20, 2013

    We had to put our family Yorkie,

    Molly, down yesterday. She was 13, but her organs were failing. This was one of the hardest things I've ever had to do. Molly was the goofiest, most lovable dog, and she had a great life. My heart is broken, but I know she's not hurting anymore.
    JARSMS JARSMS
    36-40, F
    3 Responses May 9, 2014

    I Miss Her So Much!!

    we had to put her to sleep today... she stopped walking yesterday then today stoped moving completly but she was still breathing with her eyes open. we put her down so she wouldnt have to suffer.. but right when the doctor came and held out his hand to get her.. i gave her to the...
    amybriannah amybriannah
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Jun 13, 2012

    My dog, Winston, got hit by a bus

    and two vans... Before I finally said we could put him down, but in no was way he sad! He was the happiest dog hopping on 3 legs (he got used to getting hit so he just stood up and hoped over to out garage the third time, and then rested xd
    DreadlockJesus DreadlockJesus
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Jul 29, 2014

    Sad Day

    Today would have been our furbabies 13th Birthday. Happy Birthday Chewy! We love and miss you always!
    MrBibs MrBibs
    41-45, M
    1 Response Nov 25, 2013

    I Miss Them All

    I miss all the dogs I loved that my family had since I was little.
    eleanorssong eleanorssong
    56-60, F
    Nov 28, 2011

    I rescued a beagle about 8 years a go.

    For the past 2-3 years my dog has stayed with my parents while I've been away at school and I've only seen him on my breaks. This past week while I was away again he passed away very unexpectedly. He was healthy and was only about 9 years old. I was due to come home 2 days after...
    drrafg drrafg
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Apr 2, 2015

    The Friday Before Christmas of 2007

    My dog, Biscuit, showed up at my family's house in the summer just before summer break, I think (I believe that it was 2007). He was the first dog that I've never been afraid of. He opened up a whole new world to me. That may sound crazy, but it's the truth. When I was small I...
    BiscuitJackChance BiscuitJackChance
    16-17
    1 Response Dec 23, 2008

    Its been almost 4 years now.

    Since she passed away on the 11th December 2005. Red was her name and she touched everyone who met her. I saved her from the dog pound. Why would anyone throw her away. Anyway my gain. I firmly believe that some animals like dogs are much better at giving love then most...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    5 Responses Sep 19, 2009

    I miss my dog so much my heart aches.

    My little girl passed away in her sleep, I woke up to hold her and she was already gone. She was sick and had liver disease and vets told us that medicine wouldn't help. Friday night when I was holding her I told her that I loved her so much but I didn't want to see her hurt...
    misssnowwhite misssnowwhite
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Feb 25, 2014

    I Miss My Dog So Much. Please Help Me.

    I want to tell you all about my wonderful dog. I keep trying to write his story but it is too painful. It's been 7 months and I can't even talk about it yet. But I am cannot sleep because I just can't stop crying and I am just hoping there is someone who can understand. Please...
    Miaow8690 Miaow8690
    22-25
    48 Responses May 15, 2012

    I Will See You Again!

    I was once told my a preacher that dogs do not have souls - I was depressed for two long years when I was a teenager. Yet I could not beleive this and I am glad that it made me angry and down right panic stricken. So... I searched for answers instead of just beleiving in what a...
    KrazyAuntKim KrazyAuntKim
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Jan 11, 2013

    If any lady still need a dog ,

    they can have me, I will do a little more around the house.
    woodie1954 woodie1954
    61-65, M
    Oct 11, 2015

    I'm still crying. I loved him

    so much. Right now I want to see him and pet him....I want to see him in the afterlife now. I'm 27. I don't think there's anything for me right now. I don't think I can wait till I'm old and die to see him....I'm very confilicted right now....questioning life.
    stevenlow87 stevenlow87
    26-30, M
    1 Response Jul 30, 2014

    I miss my bloodhound Elvis.

    He was an awesome dog, very laid back, loveable, and generally a good boy. I could do anything with him while I was a kid, I would try to ride him and even though I was too big he would just lay down and start licking me. I can't remember exactly what caused him to die, I...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Oct 21, 2015

    After 15 long years, my beautiful English

    Bulldog went to play among the stars. I got her when she was only 4 months old, and shortly thereafter, she was plagued with health issues and dubbed the "million dollar dog" by my vet. She was the victim on inbreeding I'm sure, but she was beautiful, and she found the right...
    wirehead73 wirehead73
    41-45, M
    1 Response Mar 8, 2015

    it's been a year and I still cry a lot,

    I wish that i didn't watch him die, right in my arms and that I couldn't do anything to help him. he was my best friend, my bodyguard and the only capable of making me feel like I'm worth it, it really hurts, and I've tried to get over everything and I think I've made some...
    silviamj5 silviamj5
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Nov 28, 2014
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