Loss of a Family Member

Discussion in 'Fly Fishing Forum' started by Bill Aubrey, Jun 25, 2013.

  1. Jerry Daschofsky

    Jerry Daschofsky Moderator Staff Member

    I feel your pain. It's so tough. Like others, we've lost one of our dogs at Christmas last year. The other lab isn't doing well. With my wife working for a vet, she knows his time is coming soon. It's tough, and my heart goes out to you.
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  2. Bob Newman

    Bob Newman Member

    I just lost my lab last night with no warning. He was just short of his eleventh birthday. Reading these comments helps. He has left a big hole in our hearts and life.
  3. Phil Fravel

    Phil Fravel Friendly

    My heart is sad for ya Bill. It is impossible to replace a dogs love for you / us. Ill go and spend some time with mine now and celebrate the great life porter had with a great Owner/friend
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  4. freestoneangler

    freestoneangler Not to be confused with Freestone

    Sorry for your loss Bill. My wife and I are still aching over losing our two GR's in the past 10 months. Time will heal the sorrow and the great memories remain forever!
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  5. Tacoma Red

    Tacoma Red Active Member

    I'm so sorry for your loss of such a great friend, memories of whom will always be with you. He'll want you to get a new buddy soon...
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  6. Greg Price

    Greg Price Love da little fishies

    So Sorry, Bob.
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  7. jaybo41

    jaybo41 Member

    Very sorry to hear about your loss. I went through something similar a few years ago. Reading how you talk about your beloved friend clearly shows how much you cared for him. I'm sure he knew that. I empathize with your situation. Be thankful to have found him and always remember the many wonderful years you enjoyed together.
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  8. Bill Aubrey

    Bill Aubrey Active Member

    So sorry to hear this, Bob. I think it helped me that I really had no warning. But it's been tough. I still find myself saying "Porter, I'm home" when I come in.