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Sad day. R.i.p. Peanut Butter

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  • Sad day. R.i.p. Peanut Butter

    My 29 year old boarder colicked this morning. Distention, reflux, NO GUT sounds. Due to his age and other chronic health issues, the decision was made. We led him out to a nice grassy spot and the vet sent him over the bridge. He had no fight left and so he went quietly. Hug your horses, ponies and any other furry friends tight. You just never know when it might be the last time.
    R.I.P. my sweet boy Tristan
    36 years old, but I was hoping you'd live forever

  • #2
    I'm so sorry

    Originally posted by My2cents View Post
    My 29 year old boarder colicked this morning. Distention, reflux, NO GUT sounds. Due to his age and other chronic health issues, the decision was made. We led him out to a nice grassy spot and the vet sent him over the bridge. He had no fight left and so he went quietly. Hug your horses, ponies and any other furry friends tight. You just never know when it might be the last time.
    I'm so sorry, it's never easy. Hugs.


    • #3
      Thoughts and prayers and hugs for All who loved Peanut Butter ~

      Thoughts and prayers and hugs for All who loved Peanut Butter ~

      RIP ~ Peanut Butter knowing you will always be loved and remembered
      Zu Zu Bailey " IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE ! "


      • #4
        Aw, RIP Peanut Butter.

        Hugs for you OP!
        Unrepentant carb eater


        • #5
          I'm so sorry. It's never easy to lose one.



          • #6
            Beautiful Picture and tribute...{Hugs} to you
            Godspeed Peanut Butter
            Certified Spiritual Medium/ Animal Communicator


            • #7
              Heartfelt sympathiy to everyone. Maybe my horses that have passed will welcome him and show him to greener pastures....He's no longer in pain, which is a very selfless decision you and the owner made. Bless you.


              • #8
                RIP Peanut Butter! Lost a sweet old guy myself at 31 to colic, same thing. Glad he was with people who loved him, and that he had a gentle crossing. I'm so sorry!


                • #9
                  glad he went peacefully, sorry for your loss


                  • #10
                    What a handsome boy. I am very sorry for your loss.


                    • #11
                      I am so sorry. I hope the hurt is replaced by happy memories soon.
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                      • #12
                        im so sorry what a kind, loving eye!


                        • #13
                          I am so sad for you on your loss of Peanut Butter. What a beautiful guy. He passed peacefully, and what more could you hope for? Good job on your part. HUGS>>>>>>>>>>>>
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                          • Original Poster

                            yes, as i go over that day in my mind, i am SOOOO thankful that it happened the way it did. at home, very peaceful, quick. however, i am now fielding calls from the owner with the 'what if's' conversation. i don't know how many times i can keep pointing out the obvious, but at least it makes it very clear to me that there was no other option.
                            thanks for all the kind words. i copied this post for the owner and she thanks you all.
                            R.I.P. my sweet boy Tristan
                            36 years old, but I was hoping you'd live forever


                            • #15
                              So sorry for your loss...
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                              • #16
                                Very sorry. Beautiful boy and what a perfect name for him. RIP to Peanut Butter and hugs to all who loved him.


                                • #17
                                  I'm so sorry. rest in peace handsome boy.
                                  A Fine Romance. April 1991 - June 2016. Loved forever.


                                  • #18
                                    So sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Peanut Butter was a handsome boy. Hugs.
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