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My lovely cat was killed last night (title amended by MNHQ)

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WarmSound Tue 07-Jun-16 09:32:07

Don't know why I'm posting really, I'm just so gutted and upset, just wanted to talk to people who understand.

DD got a text from a friend to say a cat like ours had been knocked over up the road. We went out looking and found him. DD was distraught, so was I. We brought him back and DH buried him in the garden.

He was only 8, a big daft ginger. He dribbled on me when he got stroked. He used to sit with his paws all wrapped around our other cat. The other cat keeps going and sitting at the bottom of the garden where we buried him. I miss him so much already. sad

Worst of all, we are having a new puppy today, it's supposed to be such a happy day and I can't stop crying.

Thanks for listening.

EnriqueTheRingBearingLizard Tue 07-Jun-16 09:36:30

I'm so sorry. It's a terrible time for you all. Hopefully the new puppy will win you over, unless you can delay a day or too?

For you flowers

ScoopyDoo Tue 07-Jun-16 09:37:19

Oh that's awful, I'm sorry that this has

BettyDraper1 Tue 07-Jun-16 09:41:10

Oh you poor thing. My heart goes out to you. I completely get this and I know how painful it is. Don't let anybody invalidate your grief by making you feel like he was 'just a cat'. Draw comfort from your family. Know that he probably didn't suffer, he probably didn't know and you loved him a lot so he must have had a good life. Think about that, and all the happy times you shared.


knittedslippersx2 Tue 07-Jun-16 09:45:34

I'm so sorry. He looked like a gorgeous soft lump.

MilkTwoSugarsThanks Tue 07-Jun-16 09:46:54

I am so so sorry. It's horrible when you lose them. Take comfort in the love you gave him throughout his life.


Rubberduck2 Tue 07-Jun-16 10:12:21

Ah, I do feel for you. winechocolateflowers for you and your fam.

It's bloody awful. We have 3 indoor cats (they don't know any different as had them from rescue kittens) as we couldn't face the thought of loosing another.

Big hugs x

PinkSparklyPussyCat Tue 07-Jun-16 10:38:54

He was a gorgeous cat. I'm so sorry flowers

CrazyDuchess Tue 07-Jun-16 10:49:49

So sorry to read this sad

loveliesbleeding1 Tue 07-Jun-16 10:52:57

I'm so sorry, what a lovely

BirthdayBetty Tue 07-Jun-16 11:24:53

So sorry, it's heartbreaking sadflowers

Dozer Tue 07-Jun-16 11:25:50

Am very sorry. He looks a lot like my childhood pet ginger cat.

InanimateCarbonRod Tue 07-Jun-16 11:27:12

I'm so very sorry for your loss. Rest peacefully little guy.

ChaostheCat Tue 07-Jun-16 11:33:21

I'm so sorry, big hug.

MangoMoon Tue 07-Jun-16 11:58:37

So, so sorry for you all flowers
He's a lovely ball of beautiful in your photo xx

cozietoesie Tue 07-Jun-16 12:17:42

What a great lad.

I'm very sorry.

BathshuaSpooner Tue 07-Jun-16 12:20:51

So sorry for the loss of your sweet kitty boy. flowers

gingerboy1912 Tue 07-Jun-16 12:22:39

So so sorry. He was a beautiful boy flowers

BlueDove Tue 07-Jun-16 13:12:40

I'm so sorry to hear about your beautiful boy - he reminds me of my little guy. He dribbles all over me smile give yourself some time to grieve sadflowers

WarmSound Tue 07-Jun-16 13:16:44

Thank you so much for your kind words. I am trying to keep a face on for the kids but I'm crying again now. He was a big daft lump, but so soft and sweet, he was never vicious and was a crap hunter.

I'm just so sad he will never come up for strokes and to knead me and dribble everywhere again. My other cat just looks lost without him.

Thank you again. X

CatsGoPurrrr Tue 07-Jun-16 13:17:59

So sorry for your loss. Xx

Fluffycloudland77 Tue 07-Jun-16 13:33:58

I'm so sorry, you obviously loved him very much. flowers

PurpleRibbons Tue 07-Jun-16 13:37:18

So sorry to hear that, he looks like a lovely cuddly cat and I am sure he will be missed terribly flowers

FreckledLeopard Tue 07-Jun-16 13:53:40

I'm so sorry. It's heartbreaking when you lose a cat in that way. Sending lots of love.

blue2014 Tue 07-Jun-16 14:14:03

So sorry for your loss, he sounds amazing and I'm not even a cat person flowersstar

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