Journal #7480

Posted 8 years ago2011-11-17 17:21:21 UTC
Archie ArchieGoodbye Moonmen
Sooty, one of my two cats recently got diagnosed with a tumour in her throat. Today it was clear that she could no longer swallow food and the vet had to put her down.
She was 19 - in the family since I was one year old.

Gunna be honest. Not coping too well.

23 Comments

Commented 8 years ago2011-11-17 17:45:57 UTC Comment #45391
:( Poor kitty.

At least you know she isn't suffering. I'm sure she had a happy life. And at 19 years old you knew she had a long one.

bro hug

(Also, based off the name, I'm guessing it was a dark grey or black cat?)
Commented 8 years ago2011-11-17 18:01:12 UTC Comment #45404
A cat older than me... that is quite amazing.

I feel sorry.
Commented 8 years ago2011-11-17 18:42:58 UTC Comment #45393
I'm sorry man, I had no idea you had a cat.

19 is a good long life though so she had a good life.
Commented 8 years ago2011-11-17 18:46:30 UTC Comment #45400
Sorry about your loss. :<
Commented 8 years ago2011-11-17 19:06:36 UTC Comment #45411
Condolences, just remember that if you choose to get another cat you'll have to go through the same process all over again.
Commented 8 years ago2011-11-17 19:26:00 UTC Comment #45392
Sorry man, that's tough. 19 years is a good long life. Lolcats can has moment of silents?
Commented 8 years ago2011-11-17 19:34:30 UTC Comment #45405
Ur kat has did, but be happeh. Iz nao in da kat paradize!
Commented 8 years ago2011-11-17 20:03:26 UTC Comment #45412
Ah come on Striker, not cool... :/
Commented 8 years ago2011-11-17 20:12:03 UTC Comment #45398
Loosing a pet can be as terrible as loosing a friend
Sorry for your loss man
Commented 8 years ago2011-11-17 20:31:49 UTC Comment #45406
Crollo, that is really just a friendly joke to bring a smile. I'm sure Archie copes with it. If he doesn't, well, I am sorry.
Commented 8 years ago2011-11-17 20:46:54 UTC Comment #45394
What the hell is wrong with you.
Commented 8 years ago2011-11-17 21:09:08 UTC Comment #45407
Oh come on, don't tell me that's offensive! I feel this is a bit of overreaction. If that's the case, or if you guys are too sensible( seriously, it's infuriating to see such over-sensibilisation), then I request an admin to delete my last 3 posts here and the posts related to mine. Rimrook gave me the idea of a short lolcat joke. Just to bring a smile, no intention of insulting. Argh.

And I apologize( IF it's the case).
Commented 8 years ago2011-11-17 21:20:09 UTC Comment #45396
It's not even remotely offensive, don't worry Striker.

Cheers for the support, folks. Just a bit crazy coming to terms with it because I literally don't have memories from before I had the cats. They've always been there.

Bawwwww and all that, but this is pretty hard.

Luke nailed it, though - 19 is a heck of a good age for a cat and I know she had a good life and was loved :>
Commented 8 years ago2011-11-17 21:55:46 UTC Comment #45395
Sorry if I came off a little strong but when I posted about two of my cats dying I got abuse and trolling from one or two members.

I know you were only trying to cheer him up.
Commented 8 years ago2011-11-18 00:18:34 UTC Comment #45410
A cat older than ME... wow...
Commented 8 years ago2011-11-18 02:13:02 UTC Comment #45408
Aw man. Condolences.
Commented 8 years ago2011-11-18 03:35:19 UTC Comment #45390
Sad news, but 19 years... what a trooper. Mine's only 7 or 8 and I worry he's getting on in years.

Hope you've got lots of photos to remember her by.
Commented 8 years ago2011-11-18 04:39:52 UTC Comment #45409
That's terrible. You literally shared your entire life with this cat. That's a long life for a cat, as was said already. I'm sure you have plenty of fond memories.
Commented 8 years ago2011-11-18 14:24:40 UTC Comment #45403

'(

You have my sincere condolences sir. Time heals and all that...
Commented 8 years ago2011-11-18 20:21:15 UTC Comment #45401
One of my cats has got chronic liver failure and one day soon he's going to be passing away.. not fun. I know how you feel archie , another of my cats whom I dearly loved was acting weirdly one night , got checked up and had a tumor. Was put down immediately after finding it.
Commented 8 years ago2011-11-21 00:22:12 UTC Comment #45397
Asked to be camera op on a documentary about pet cemeteries. Can't say no because I need the money. FML.
Commented 8 years ago2011-11-21 01:38:57 UTC Comment #45399
Sorry to hear Archie, I've lost many pets. Three dogs, 2 cats... I know where you've been. 19 is a fantastic age for a cat.
Commented 8 years ago2011-11-22 12:38:12 UTC Comment #45402
Your Cat lived to 19? Damn.

Sorry for your loss.

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