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Having a rescue dog is wonderful and a blessing to the dog you take home. My dog that I just had to let go was also a rescue. she was my loyal companion through two cancers. She was always there moreso than any human I know, But when it is time for them to leave us for a peaceful and painfree life we do what is best for the dog . We take away their pain for ours. And I get through my loss knowing that. Don't hold on to your dog because you can't bear to let her or him go. Do what is best for your dog.

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Yes it is hard to say goodby. But you are taking away their pain for your pain and it is time to let go. I just had to a few weeks ago. I also think there should be a  vet who will come to your home and give the injection in a place that is comfortable for your pet. A lot of time you alone can't carry your pet in to the vet and taking them there is too stressful for you and your pet. I think some of the vets should offer to come to your home.

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Welcome.  Sorry you are going through this.  Please try to focus on all the years of love and comfort she enjoyed with you.  

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Hi Patty,

 

I just joined this site.  I am unsure how it works but I am giving it a try.  I too am going to soon say goodby to my Baby---Mylie--my Doberman.  I got her as a rescue and we have been together for over ten (10) years.  I love her so much.  She has not been a healthy dog.  She is everything to me.  My heart breaks for you too.  

 

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WOW, amazing and I am so happy I was able to help.  I am currently trying to crochet beds for cats to give to the local shelter.  Doesn't seem to be working very well, but I will continue to try until I get it right. 

 

Carrie

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Pyepye56,

  I found you!!!Heart

  I wanted to say THANK YOU, for the directions on cat beds!!!. I dropped off 15 yesterday. Only 10 more to go.!! I posted something to you under Favorite pet breeds. I made an assembly line, and got the veterans involved. What a great time, Thanks to you.

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I would be happy to try this. Anything I can find that keeps the dust down would be really appeciated. Cat Happy

 

Carrie - you can also contact me at faastdunne@yahoo.com.

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I'm not sure about uploading pictures but the one I did I did by drag and drop.

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How do I post pictures on this site?

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Thanks so much,

  Know I can keep my word to the CATS at  the ASPCA. I signed up to.make 20'beds. YOU mentioned CAT TENTS in your post. Would the cats at ASPCA like them.also ?.  

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