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I Miss My Dog

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    Earlier today I was feeling quite sad,

    until my best friend sent me a picture of his dog. It made me cry like a little baby, but it also made me smile. I lost my dog 8 years ago in a very difficult time; the circumstances I'm currently living in don't allow me to buy a new one, but I have high hopes this is about to...
    ryan015 ryan015 18-21, M 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    She lives with my dad,

    her name is blue jay I named her when I was like 3 she's my best friend; but sadly she's probably dying, she has over 5 tumors and my dad won't take her to the vet, it's been ten years since the last time. I haven't seen her sense January. I love her
    CosplayPotato CosplayPotato 13-15, F 2 Responses Sep 3

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    So I owned this pup and she turned out to have

    a serious problem and all the dogs I've owned have always turned out to fall sick and I feel like so good for nothing it's as if there's some astrological fault with me that I dogs just don't survive with me though I absolutely LOVE THEM. I do everything for dogs the abandoned...
    Teebee1998 Teebee1998 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 16

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    Two Months Ago...I

    Opened my eyes to a wonderful morning. Mom has gone off for work and dad was far in the states with my sister. Which left me the house for myself. I packed a few stuff to eat later. Pop tarts... gummies... bottles of water... The nearest beach was a bit far if you went by foot...
    TheemopandaX TheemopandaX 18-21, F Jun 14, 2013

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    I Miss My Roxie....

    I miss her a lot. She's only been gone a little more than a day. The pain is overwhelming. I am crushed... I miss you roxie. I'm so sorry...
    Kristopher820 Kristopher820 26-30 5 Responses Jun 21, 2010

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    This is one of my precious memories of one of

    our puppies :) Unconditional love :)
    Chiscuit Chiscuit 26-30, F Sep 4

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    Cleo

    Cleo's birthday was the 16th of May. She's been gone two years and I still miss my sweet baby. She lost her battle to stomach cancer and went in her sleep. I came home to see her laying in the yard with her ear up like always when she's waiting on me, only this time when I...
    Bittersweetlace Bittersweetlace 31-35, F 1 Response May 18, 2013

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    I miss my bichon.. We're far away from each

    other. Hope that one day I'll see him again.
    Answeringyou35 Answeringyou35 18-21, F Jul 22

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    My gorgeous boy died today.

    Some bastard run him over didn't even stop his wheels was smoking and my poor dogs spine broke, legs broke, his face had tire marks in and his tummy was ripped off. I love you so much,now you're with oscar and Lola, r.i.p buddy💚💚💚
    teebagg teebagg 16-17, F 3 Responses Jul 13

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    "My angel, my companion,

    my friend."As I stare at the shiny photograph embedded in a nice wooden frame, I reflect on the memories of my dear friend, Reagan. She was my first dog, my first real friend, the one I could count on to be there when I needed her.Nothing can compare to the loyalty and love your...
    XxxFallenAngelxxX XxxFallenAngelxxX 22-25, F Sep 18

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    My sweet baby Louie. How I long to hold him in

    my arms. September of 2001, he joined our family as a rescue at 8 weeks old. Smart and gentle, he brought so much love and joy to our lives for 13 years. Louie had a seizure on 8/23/14. When we awoke the next morning, his head was tilted to the left and he was very weak on the...
    LoriHov LoriHov 56-60, F 2 Responses Sep 16

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    I've had many dogs through my childhood

    and they were all Staff's. My dad always loved them kind of dogs and I grew up around them, so loved them a lot too. I an remember a few. •Tyson •Duke •Rocky •Lilly They are the ones I can remember and they're in order of when I had them. But I miss rocky the most...
    CallMeChelsea CallMeChelsea 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 20

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    Present for my Minnie dog :) hope she love it ,

    miss her so much , can't wait see her :)
    KoalaLuis KoalaLuis 22-25, F Aug 22

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    My baby girl Sierra died this morning.

    She was only a year old. It hurts so much.
    Kaseirae14 Kaseirae14 22-25, F 5 Responses May 28

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    My beautiful Cooper was only 3 years old

    and I miss him more and more every day. He was such a beautiful and loyal soul. Trusted me with his whole heart, and would have done anything to protect me. I feel guilty for not being able to fix his behavioural issues before it was too late, but I hope he knows that I gave it...
    ChloeMaay ChloeMaay 18-21, F Aug 7

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    When I was a little girl my cousins had a

    golden retriever named Bronco, but they never took care of him, they never even fed him so I would take care if him as best I knew how. I would give him pieces of bread and keep him company- that's all I knew how to do at 6 years old. I took it upon myself to claim him as mine...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 21

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    Bruno The One And Only

    Today at 3:00 my dog had to go with a new family, he was only 5 weeks old. i never knew how attach i was to him until he was out the door. we had to give him away to a family that had space and time to care for him. the onething that makes me sad is when he's with the new family...
    wittykitty1234 wittykitty1234 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 29, 2013

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    Paw Prints On The Heart......

      I miss you terribly my sweet baby.  Yes you with the funky fur!   You were never my pet and you always knew that.  You were my furry child and my best friend.  I miss playing ball with you, even if you didn't ever want to stop.  We got through your severe ball fixation...
    weekender1 weekender1 46-50, F 17 Responses Apr 9, 2012

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    He was so cute 😞 I knew him

    since he was born
    Vickychajon Vickychajon 13-15, F 3 Responses Jun 28

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    I just had to put my darling germanshepard to

    sleep , he was only 2 and a half , absolutely devastated , missing him soo much , just took him for a walk and he twisted his spine causing severe pain , can't get the image of my boy in that pain , anyone been through this 😢x
    mumof5x mumof5x 36-40, F 9 Responses Mar 16

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    My dog died January 1,

    2000. I grew up with him. I had him since he was a puppy. He was a Border Collie, named Sabastian after Sebastian the crab from the little Mermaid, but we called him "Puppy" all the time. I haven't had another dog of my own since.
    DarkwingGoslyn DarkwingGoslyn 31-35 Jun 29

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    Love Knows Not It's Own Depth Until The Hour Of Separation.

    I hurt and you are there to comfort me. I whine and you are there to hold me. I don’t like when you are gone, but you always come home for me. You can find me in the same spot I was when you left, waiting. Waiting for you to come home to be with me. Your voice I...
    savanarain savanarain 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 30, 2011

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    It's been 7 months since we had to put him to

    sleep. It truly was the best thing for him. Not doing it would have only been selfish and for my own feelings. I still expect to see him walking down the hall or to be at the door greeting me when I get home. I miss my boy...
    Curiousfuncple Curiousfuncple 36-40, F 4 Responses Feb 20

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    Tragic Death Of Beloved Dog

    I've never posted anything on-line, but am doing so today in hopes of helping me address the severe pain I am feeling regarding the loss of a very special and central member of our family, our truly wonderful PT.   She died this past Friday, June 18 2010 in a horrible...
    VGN1 VGN1 36-40, M 8 Responses Jun 21, 2010

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    Forced To Dress As A Baby Girl Again

    I went to my friends house and while we were sleeping I had a nightmare and wet the bed her mom was mad and made me dress in her little sisters clothes and a diaper and treated me like a baby girl all week. I had to sit in the bouncer the high chair was fed milk and baby food and...
    Aquasilvershadow Aquasilvershadow 13-15, M 2 Responses Jan 20, 2011

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    He Was My Best Friend

    I miss him so much.Brook was my best friend.I never forget him.We walked together we played together.I spend lots of time with him.I love him so much.Now he was not with me but his all memories are always with me.He was passed away 3 yrs ago by a truck accident.He was such a...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses May 15, 2013

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    So about 3 months ago we bought an adorable

    little puppy named Tory... She was such a sweet little puppy... We became attached instantly... She would follow me around and when she was sleepy she hopped up on my bed and slept with me... My parents were another story... They absolutely hated her because she ""Barked too...
    TheInsaneHyena TheInsaneHyena 18-21 Oct 12

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    2 days ago, I've lost my precious Pure breed

    German shepherd his name was Charlie he was 2 5 months old. We've been together for only 1 month we adopted him on May 12 and me and him made great memories , I trained him, fed him and loved him I have another dog and they were already friends. When I heard and saw my puppy...
    carol99 carol99 16-17, F 2 Responses Jun 3

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    innocentflower innocentflower 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 9

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    So about 3 months ago we bought an adorable

    little puppy named Tory... She was such a sweet little puppy... We became attached instantly... She would follow me around and when she was sleepy she hopped up on my bed and slept with me... My parents were another story... They absolutely hated her because she ""Barked too...
    TheInsaneHyena TheInsaneHyena 18-21 1 Response Oct 9

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    We had to put my dog down today!

    It was the worst thing of my life. I knew my parents were taking her into the vet and then when I got out of softball I was so happy and asked "is Shadow back home?" And they told me they already put her down :( I didn't even get to say goodbye! She was my everything and a part...
    kelsey9317 kelsey9317 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 17

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    So this past week I put my dog in the hospital

    and 2 days later I learn she has cancer and had to put her to sleep.. She was only 6 years old and still my baby. This freaking sucks.. I don't feel like doing anything.. I can't sit in my own house by myself without crying and being miserable.. It's too quiet and lonely and too...
    trrrrrrouble trrrrrrouble 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 14

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    I had work 6am-2 today

    now class till 8pm and I miss my Cashy boy more than anything :( I wish my dog could text so I could see what he's up to lol
    schliz33 schliz33 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 22

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    A few days ago my girlfriend

    and I got home after taking our dog for a walk. We let him out of the car with his lead off (something we had done 1000 times before). Unfortunately there was a cat at the end of the drive way that we hadn't seen and while chasing it across the road he was hit by a car. I ran...
    ryan8696 ryan8696 31-35, M 2 Responses Oct 13

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    Little Lulu

    I was talked into getting a dog so I thought about what dog I wanted I decided on a Yorkshire terrier so we went looking for yorkies I knew the moment I saw her all legs and fuzzy lol My mum said what about the other 1 and I said why not this 1 then the woman selling the puppies...
    bigboobs40G bigboobs40G 31-35, F 5 Responses Apr 25, 2013

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    I had a German Shepherd.

    She was the most beautiful creature I've ever known. We were inseparable and did almost everything together, she came to work with me. Our bond was stronger than any person in my life at the time. My current partner often commented on how jealous she was of my dog. She was my...
    dunstanborough dunstanborough 41-45, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    My dog passed away on July 20th at 3:21 PM

    india time. I miss her to pieces. I was on my way to see her and snuggle her in my arms. I was on the flight when it happened :-( I want her back
    Lithium619 Lithium619 18-21, F Jul 21

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    I Gave My Dog Away :(

    I recently gave my dog back to the humane society we got it from. I have been crying nonstop for a week. He had some problems that we got a trainer for, but nothing worked. I feel horrible. Anyone else had to give their dog away? I feel so sad and alone :(
    cherry27 cherry27 26-30, F 161 Responses Mar 27, 2008

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    Cola

    We brought Cola home 13 years ago. He was a very lively little Lab/Collie cross male pup. Dominant nature and VERY intelligent with it. As a Family we were a bit clueless about having a pet dog. He was really meant to be our youngest son, Andrew's pet.  It took a lot of of...
    Tartancollar Tartancollar 51-55 17 Responses Mar 3, 2009

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    Leeloo My Light

    My bass player called me out of the blue asking if I wanted a dog. Thats how leeloo came into my life. The first thing she did when we met was lick my cheek and grunt in my ear. I would discover later that was one of her signs of contentment. I brought her home to my farm and she...
    SirSpectre SirSpectre 31-35, M 4 Responses Feb 8, 2013

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    When I was 4, I had a German Shepard.

    Another dog was barking and someone thought it was our dog and they came and took her away to the SPCA. I still miss her.
    BloodRedDarkness BloodRedDarkness 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 20

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    My mother gave my dog away.

    I cant look at her face anymore.
    MandinhaXoxo MandinhaXoxo 18-21, F 3 Responses Jun 5

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    So I just gave up my dog yesterday do to the

    fact that I'm not at a point in my life where I want to be. I am struggling I work 40 hours a week and the fact that my dog has to be locked up for 8 hours bothered me.The relationship I have with that dog I cannot begin to describe to you. Our love for each other was...
    prettyeyes331 prettyeyes331 26-30, F 6 Responses May 16

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    My dog got out of the gates

    while I was at school... Searched for 5 hours with no luck.. Come back Cooper..
    Spazz238 Spazz238 16-17, M 2 Responses Sep 4

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    Sebastian, you little bastard.

    It's been almost 10 years since you passed but I still miss you. You stood by me for 18 years. I could never own another dog again.
    yossarian1944 yossarian1944 26-30, M 2 Responses Mar 4

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    My best friend and Beagle companion,

    "Buddy", passed almost two weeks ago. We got Buddy when he was 8 along with his brother Maddox to foster from his owner who was moving to San Francisco. My family was planning to keep them for six months. But things changed and we became their family. Buddy was strangely and...
    slantedsidewalk slantedsidewalk 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 5

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    I Miss My Tess

    I miss my little girl Tess. She was gone from me on 3-3-09 and I am still crying.  Tess was the most lovely little border terrier.  She came to live with us when was only 8 weeks old and she went to sleep 3 weeks short of 15 birthday.  Tess was lively and live life...
    misstess misstess 56-60 5 Responses Mar 11, 2009

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    My Golden!

    My lady Candace. I first met 'My Candace' when she was 7 weeks old. I was sitting on a lawn amongst 7 rollie pollie puppies and she waddled up to me and crawled on me. She chose me, I chose her! I picked her up 1 week later, and our life together began. We spent almost 11 years...
    NorthernMan1966 NorthernMan1966 46-50, M 6 Responses Nov 22, 2012

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    My dearest mabel.. Just like my baby too.

    . I cried for this dog! Why did they give her away?!!!!!
    Elleshore81 Elleshore81 31-35, F 2 Responses Sep 4

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    The world is evil. My dog was good.

    When my brother died, after all the drama was over, I went off by myself with my dog, sat down in an old chair and just broke down and cried and cried. My dog howled in muffled unusual way for a dog. He put his front paws on the edge of the chair, lifted himself up to my face...
    Jensenson Jensenson 66-70, F Aug 21

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    LikeAPrayer LikeAPrayer 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 20

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    I Miss My Boy, Shadow Soooo Much

    I'm very sad to say that Shadow, my best friend ever, and I mean EVER, had to be put to sleep yesterday morning (July 11, 2010).  Shadow was almost 15 years old, and was a Schipperke mix -- a very handsome fella.  I was lucky to have had him since he was a puppy.  ...
    FishKungfu FishKungfu 46-50 6 Responses Jul 12, 2010

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    I Am Crying My Heart Out To You Guys...

    I'm so depressed, I have had her for so long.She is getting put down on Tuesday at 4:30...I think I am going to go in and spend with her, her last moments.It is currently Monday, And I am due to see her in a few hours. We have been told to spoil her rotten and even that we can...
    TheSimpsons8 TheSimpsons8 18-21, F 7 Responses Apr 1, 2012

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