I My Dog Died

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 484 People

    Scout, June 16, 1998 - March 11, 2011

    He was a black lab-husky mix. He wasn't truly anything spectacular, but he was always there for you, waiting for you to get home, to go outside and play, or under the kitchen table hoping for a hand-out. He was never a burden, a slight annoyance at times, but what dog isn't...
    JoeHIgashi11 JoeHIgashi11
    22-25, M
    2 Responses May 8, 2011

    My housemate and I got a dog (it's her's

    officially) from a rescue centre a few years back. He is an incredible boy: tough, loving, highly intelligent, and great fun. He doesn't bear anyone any animosity despite the horrendous abuse he was rescued from. I've just been told by the vets that he has cancer. He might...
    DouglasUK DouglasUK
    56-60, M
    1 Response Jul 10, 2015

    Happy Pappy

    I had a Papillon when I was four years old. My mom rescued him from an abusive owner and took him in. Having just witnessed the divorce of my parents, I needed a friend. His name was Pappy, and he was my little boy. In October of 2009, when I was 17, my dog was put to sleep. My...
    kulashka kulashka
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 30, 2011

    Heat Or Nature?

    My dog tandy died a good couple of months ago and im now sitting in bed still crying about her. Im hoping maybe writing this will help me get some closure. I went with my deceased grandma to pick up a little labrador puppy when i wuz maybe 5 years old. I picked ut the one that...
    MinyMe67 MinyMe67
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Nov 28, 2011

    My Dog Died Today

    Cheyenne was playing with her toy, walked over to take a drink of water and collapsed dead. I tried CPR and blew in her nose but she was not responding. She wasn't sick or had any symptoms. She was only 6 years old. My husband bundled her up and took her to the vet. The...
    GRAMMA3499 GRAMMA3499
    2 Responses Mar 19, 2011

    It's been 5 weeks and 4 days

    since the love of my life was hit by a car. Theodore my 14 month old cavalier king Charles was my everything. He came to work with me everyday - we were rarely apart. He made everything better. I let him out in our fenced-in backyard when we woke up Sunday morning to go potty as...
    ktschles ktschles
    26-30, F
    1 Response Nov 19, 2015

    my dog died on Tuesday 5/12/15 at 5:45 pm my

    sister let the door open and she got out and was hit by a truck. She was laying unconscious and bleeding from her nose. My husband felt no pulse so he went and dug a grave and we held a little service. Now I am wondering, should I have taken her to a vet her eyes turned pitch...
    Jecka0722 Jecka0722
    22-25, F
    May 16, 2015

    My Best Friend Died

    Mike was my patrol K-9 on the road for 4 1/2 years.  I got promoted in November 2006 and they retired him so that I could keep him.  It really hit him hard that he was no longer going to work with daddy every day, but he adjusted to the life of retirement.  I...
    troop1477 troop1477
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Apr 27, 2010

    My Whiskey Puppy

    It's been almost 2 years since Whiskey died of cancer, and I can't even believe it's been that long.  Whiskey was an Irish Wolfhound mix.  We'd gotten him at a local animal shelter when I was 13 years old, and he was honestly, the greatest dog that ever lived. ...
    Leather430 Leather430
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Jul 28, 2009

    R.I.P buddy I will miss u a lot

    and u will always be in my heart
    anshsachdeva anshsachdeva
    13-15, M
    Jul 27, 2015

    I didn't want to write this

    but I guess it's important to me to not forget. I love you Oliver. April 2012- June 2014.
    AdolfHipster15 AdolfHipster15
    18-21, M
    Aug 26, 2014

    my first black lab was almost 13 yrs

    old she was so smart and beautiful had those golden eyes just make you melt, ell she ended up with so rare form of jaw cancer, the one vet said she could remove her lower jaw, NOT HAPPENING I got into a hell of a shouting match with that...
    babyslavegirl babyslavegirl
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Mar 27, 2015

    Dog Got Hit By A Car

    Yesterday, I went to take my dog out for his morning walk. We went to all his favorite parks. He was only 1 and a half years old and was still immature and innocent. As i came back from the walk and got into the main door of the apartment I took of his lead. At...
    lukeqanderson lukeqanderson
    22-25, M
    209 Responses Dec 30, 2009

    I remember when Dexter came walking down the

    driveway, leading my parents forward to me. He was about as big as I was back in 2004. Black fur, short nose, and God he was so happy to be out of the shelter. He ran straight at me and gave me so many kisses, I was covered in his saliva. I asked my parents where they found him...
    SilnceDogood SilnceDogood
    18-21, M
    1 Response Mar 5, 2015

    His name was Jesus he was 3 months old I loved

    him he loved me he was my best friend and was the only thing I have felt real love form. Jesus died today at 7: 30pm Australian time R.I.P love you my baby boy Jesus
    Ripjr Ripjr
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Dec 16, 2015

    The Too Perfect Dog

    I loved this dog so much it's been 3 weeks since she was killed and it still rips my heart out. She chased a jack rabbit out of a big field right in to the road and that was it. This dog Sierra loved me unconditionally and trusted me. I feel like I let her down and didn't protect...
    deltadave7 deltadave7
    51-55, M
    3 Responses May 31, 2009

    My dog of 7 years just got run over in our

    driveway. She was an amazing, happy, and loving Mini Dachshund. RIP, Dolly. See you in Heaven!
    Jase586 Jase586
    18-21, M
    Sep 13, 2014

    My black lab Ace passed away a couple of months

    ago.I don't live near my family, so my mom had to call me about the news. I wasn't completely surprised. He was at least 13 years old. I assured her that he is at least in a better place and was with a loving family. Apparently my dad took this the hardest, trying to go to every...
    killakissa killakissa
    26-30, F
    Feb 21, 2015

    My dog died today Her name was chi chi I

    loved her She was a pup a sickness got to my dogs She is the only one that died I will miss chi chi forever
    RainbowWolf13 RainbowWolf13
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Dec 12, 2014

    I grew up with my dog,

    and I haven't always enjoyed walking him, etc. But he was one of my best buddies and he still is, although his heart doesn't beat anymore. I am glad to say that he's had a really nice time with my family, especially the last year of his life. But I still think about him the...
    hrdcr hrdcr
    22-25, M
    Jul 12, 2014

    My dog had serious anxiety,

    like proper bad. We rescued her from a woman who had been reported to The Malamute rescue centre for neglect. This woman had 8 massive Alsatians and the malamute we rescued. My dad when to have a look and the dog was laid in a tiny coal bunker under a pile of bikes. They lived...
    EnchantedHopes EnchantedHopes
    13-15, F
    4 Responses Oct 25, 2015

    We had to put our golden retriever to sleep

    today. He had a cancerous tumor on his heart, and there was no hope. We started chemo to see if it would shrink it. His appetite went downhill, so he wasn't eating much. At first he showed a glimmer of hope, but he wasn't the same dog that we knew. He was my best friend. I don't...
    PapercutLP48 PapercutLP48
    26-30, M
    1 Response Feb 23, 2015

    It felt like just yesterday I brought my Puppy

    Chihuahua home. He was so special to me, my mother and my 2yr old Chihuahua. Then he started to get comfortable and destructive. He had to stay in a cage anytime we left the house. I even named him Rocky because he was hard to deal with. But still I continued to love him and we...
    malcolm122a malcolm122a
    16-17, M
    1 Response Jun 7, 2014

    I didn't cry for years till my Rottie mix died

    from being poisoned. I held him in my arms as he took his last breath. while digging the hole to bury him I actually collapsed and completely broke down and for weeks after I would find myself drunk lying on his grave in the middle of the night balling because I wasn't there...
    audiophile81 audiophile81
    22-25, M
    Nov 6, 2014

    I know I am breathing

    but sadly I feel like I am partly dead, my dog went to sleep yesterday but for some reason I believe he never died he`s still with me. he was 12yrs old and is it bad to not be sad anymore? I feel like I always loved him and maybe yesterday I was crying but for now it feels like...
    mizael1995 mizael1995
    18-21, M
    Aug 29, 2014

    Goodbye Roxie :( I Bet Frisbee Heaven Is Awesome.

    yesterday afternoon our Roxie was hit by a car. I screamed for her to stop but she didnt make it. She was the best dog ever. I miss her so much already. I never thought losing my best friend would come so soon. It hurts so much. She always brought me the frisbee along with...
    Kristopher820 Kristopher820
    193 Responses Jun 21, 2010

    My dog Loki died today.

    He was paralyzed and the vet said he wouldn't make it so we had to have him put down. I'm afraid the one who's gonna have it the worst is his sister. I would like someone to talk to if anyone is up for it.
    Wolfboy21 Wolfboy21
    16-17, M
    4 Responses Feb 11, 2015


    My dog, Corker, died yesterday morning, July 7.  He was fine Saturday, just acting a little odd but he was twelve and a half.  Sunday he wouldn't stand up to eat, but he did eat a little. By Sunday evening something was obviously wrong, but no vets are open on Sunday...
    auxarcs auxarcs
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Jul 8, 2008

    Today in the morning

    while i was about to leave to church i witnessed the most heart breaking thing i could ever imagine in my whole entire life .I saw and heard my little Chihuahua get hit by a truck. The person who ran over my dog just stopped a bit and vroomed faster and just left.He was too of a...
    DuvaCandu DuvaCandu
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 22, 2015

    My dog of two years ran away.

    He always would leave and come back, but I waited. Hours. Days. Weeks. Months. Years. I'll never stop waiting. Maybe I'll see you again one day.
    AdolfHipster15 AdolfHipster15
    18-21, M
    Oct 19, 2014

    Today, My dog was hit by a car.

    When I came home from lunch, I saw a white dog lying in the middle of the street. As I drove closer, I knew in my heart that it was my beloved Maxi. I got out of my car and immediately ran to him. When i saw him, his eyes were still opened. It was an image that will linger in my...
    jste3z jste3z
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Dec 23, 2014

    The Day My Dog Died

    The day our dog died was indeed the saddest day in my life.  I have lost friends, relatives and siblings through death, but I grieved more over this one dog than any human that passed on.   The sadness that prevailed was deep from within my soul. My days...
    rabflorida rabflorida
    51-55, M
    13 Responses Oct 3, 2009

    My sweet little puppy <3 my Fido <3 My

    baby<3 My angel <3 i loved him so much.He was just a small puppy :( i wish i could have had the chance to spend more time with him.I wish there was some way i could bring him back.He was sucha cute little puppy.I am really sad.I just want him back.He died this early...
    Angelina1992 Angelina1992
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 17, 2014

    my dog hit by a van!

    that lazy driver ! my neighbor was on the side of the road and saw the van that runs up to 80 - 90 kph ,they don't even think that the dog gonna hit by a van they just stare at it on the road like doing nothing!
    phaulex phaulex
    22-25, M
    1 Response Jan 21

    My dog. Bear. Last night.

    He died. He got hit by a car. And I miss him. :(
    Demlipsdoe69 Demlipsdoe69
    16-17, F
    1 Response Dec 6, 2013

    Roscoe's Home

    I took a stray pit bull mix to the pound last week.  They called me this morning and said they would be putting him to sleep at 7:00 p.m. and if I wanted to come get him, then I could.  My parents and grandparents would yell and complain if I went back for him. But then I...
    CreateTVT CreateTVT
    6 Responses Aug 22, 2011

    The Wonder Hound

    My dog, my wonderful dog friend, died June 28th 2007. I was at a conference far away, and got the call from home... Hired a taxi to drive me for 90 minutes to get a flight.  a $200 taxi ride. When we first picked him up from the shelter, he was so shy, so nervous. ...
    owlglass owlglass
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Jan 25, 2009

    My dog died today. I got home from the doctor's

    and I saw she didn't come out to greet me like usual. I went to check under the bed I saw she didn't move at all. Not even a flinch. Her limbs were extremely stiff her belly was still warm. She died with her eyes wide open and her slightly open. I sat on the floor and broke down...
    NiteOwlet NiteOwlet
    26-30, F
    5 Responses Sep 11, 2015

    December 10th, 2013 was the day it happend.

    My dog Mickey they I wrote about in my last story died on this date. It was a regular,normal,average day on december tenth of 2013. I got home after school as usual, and I went to the backyard to check on my kids (pets) like I always do and I noticed that mickey, my german...
    MsStyles1920 MsStyles1920
    31-35, F
    1 Response Apr 4, 2014

    My doggot on my nerves

    but I really loved him alot and now hes dead. He was old round 70 sumtin years old and he got sick he just kept throwing up whenever he ate. I came home from violin practice and my mom said be prepared cuz he might not come home. At first at the vet they said he was fine then my...
    LiLJunie LiLJunie
    13-15, F
    Apr 15, 2014

    My family's dog we had

    for 9 years died 3 days i wish there was a way i could have prevented it,i got a puppy for Christmas and was taking care of him when she got hit,I'm still in shock and miss her very much i just feel that it could been have prevented,idk im just ...idk
    deleted deleted
    Jan 23, 2015

    My dog passed away this Monday.

    She had kidney failure. She was 14 years old. It has been an emotional time since we had her put down by the Vet.
    Peter123 Peter123
    46-50, M
    1 Response Oct 6, 2015

    My dog died yesterday

    and I miss him. When we baried him a put this picture of us on his grave. He was only 12 years old and died of a brain tumor. v.v I will always miss Marvin because he was my childhood dog and I love him so much.
    Leilani19 Leilani19
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 3, 2014

    Rainbow Bridge

    All the animals who had been ill and old are restored to health and vigor. Those who were hurt or maimed are made whole and strong again, just as we remember them in our dreams of days and times gone by. The animals are happy and content, except for one small thing; they each...
    thepureone thepureone
    13-15, F
    Sep 18, 2012

    My hubby and I were foster carers

    for a used dogs but we couldn't part with them so adopted all 4 foster dogs we had. One was 14 and her owners were going to put her down so they could go on holidays. We adopted her 18 months ago and she has lived in our farm in harmony. She had early onset dementia and was...
    sherabyl sherabyl
    46-50, F
    1 Response Aug 5, 2015

    Recently my dog, Sally,

    died. She was 12yrs old. We adopted her at a shelter and she was two years old. She was a mutt, but mostly resembled a flat-coated retriever. She died two days ago and I wasn't even there for her! I was away at a Speech&Debate State Tournament. I got news on Saturday her health...
    Fegelein97 Fegelein97
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 9, 2015

    My dog died 2 years ago I still miss him He was

    family He protected me He stayed there for me He got along with other animals *like cats* I love him so much but he died sadly He died from a snake bite. A snake was close to my home he was protecting my family from The snake he sadly got bit The snake was poisonous I love...
    RainbowWolf13 RainbowWolf13
    13-15, F
    3 Responses Nov 11, 2014

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