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Sorry to hear this. Our sweet golden had the same thing. She had multiple seizures on Monday and we had to make the difficult decision to put her down on Wednesday morning. She wasn’t responding to any of the drugs/treatments. She couldn’t walk/eat/go to the bathroom. Thinking and praying for you and your family.

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I am so sorry for your loss. You pup had a great and long life, you gave her much lover and good health! Those gifts of love were returned to you and your family many times. That's what Golden's do...

My wife and I lost two of our 3 Goldens this year. One in January and one in October, it has been really hard. As I went through this, I frequently referred to a poem I found years ago. I do not know the author, and it is what I call a happy-sad poem. It did help me keep a healthy I will share it with you...

When tomorrow starts without me,
And I’m not there to see;
The sun will rise and find your eyes
All filled with tears for me.

I wish so much you wouldn't cry
The way you did today,
Remembering how I'd lay my head
Down In your lap that very special way.
I know how much you love me,
As much as I love all of you,
And each time you think of me,
I know you'll miss me too.

But when tomorrow starts without me.
Please try to understand,
That an angel came and called my name
She said my place was ready,
In heaven far above,
I'd have to cross the rainbow bridge and leave behind
Those I dearly love.

But as I turned to heel away,
My heart began to break,
Because, all my life I never thought
That I would have to die.
I had so much to live for,
So many things to do,
It seemed almost impossible,
That I was leaving all of you

I thought about our lives together,
I know you must be sad,
I thought of all the love we shared,
And all the fun we all have had.

Remember how I'd nudge your hand,
And poke you with my nose?
The toys I would gladly chase,
And then never let you hold.

If I could relive yesterday,
For just a little while,
I'd wag my tail and lick you all,
Just to see you smile.

But now I fully realize,
That this could never be;
For memories are all that’s left,
To take the place of me.
And when I thought of treats and toys,
I’ll miss come the marrow,
I thought of you and
My heart filled with sorrow.

But then I walked across the bridge,
And felt so much at home;
As God looked down on me,
And said "this is eternity,
We welcome you,
Today your life on earth is past
But here it starts anew.”

You have been so faithful,
So trusting, loyal and true;
Though there were times you did things,
You knew you shouldn't do.

But good dogs are forgiven,
And now at last your free;
So won't you sit here beside me"

So when tomorrow starts without me,
Don't think were far apart.
For every time you think of me,
I'm right there in your heart.
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