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Easy to see why dogs are mans best friend.

We had to go through the same thing with our labrador retreiver several years back. I still miss her.

enjoy the memories
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I'm an animal person, always have been. The damn things give so much and ask so little.

Brian, you really are a bit special to take the old boy for that one last sail.

Good on you.

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Dad. I know who is rubbing Scooter's belly until we get there.
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Mere words cannot express the sorrow.
I feel your pain
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Damn, sorry to hear that. But better that he not suffer, so what you did was the right thing. As Aristotle said:

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I've done 3 dogs and 2 cats. Not once, was it easy.

But knowing they are out of pain, did make it somewhat easy.

i'm sorry of the loss.

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What a week. Sorry Bri....Best to the whole family.
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CD, sounds like a tough day. I am surprised at the emotion your post brought up, it has been years since we had to have the same last goodbye for our lab. I am sorry for your loss.
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