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My baby Gus is gone...

June 14th, 2010, 07:23 PM
40 minutes ago Gus started crying. Patti was petting him but I didn't think he sounded right. I picked him up and he was like a ragdoll. We took him to the ER where they said he was in cardiac arrest and they were breathing for him. 10 minutes later they said a tumor in his abdomen had ruptured and he was bleeding to death - there was nothing they could do.

He was at the vet in April and they didn't feel it. An hour ago, he was purring and happily being petted.

My dear baby. He didn't suffer at all but I will miss him so much...

June 14th, 2010, 07:26 PM
:candle::rip: sweet Gus :candle::(

doggy lover
June 14th, 2010, 07:47 PM
sorry for you loss, I just lost one of my cats this weekend from a tumour in her stomach too.. Its a hard thing to deal with but they say time heals..:rip::cat::cat:

June 14th, 2010, 07:50 PM
I'm so, so sorry, rjesak :(.

:candle: Gus :candle:

June 14th, 2010, 07:53 PM
Oh, rjesak, I'm so sorry to hear about Gus! :grouphug:

:candle: Gus

Jim Hall
June 14th, 2010, 08:00 PM
going quick is a shck to the humans allright but at least gus was in good hands and didnt suffer :candle:gus

June 14th, 2010, 08:03 PM
Oh my gosh, that's so unexpected! I'm so sorry. :candle:. My heartfelt condolences on losing Gus :grouphug:

June 14th, 2010, 08:57 PM
I'm so sorry for your loss rjesak :(

June 14th, 2010, 09:04 PM
:rip: Gus....:pray:

June 14th, 2010, 09:08 PM
:sorry: to hear about Gus. So young, so sad, but he went in your arms knowing he was loved. :rip: Gus

June 14th, 2010, 09:12 PM
Oh my! So sorry for your is so hard to loose someone who is part of your family. We will be thinking of you and your family. :(

June 14th, 2010, 11:47 PM
rjesak I'm sorry for your loss :( :grouphug:

:rip: sweet :angel2: Gus :candle: He is playing at the Rainbow Bridge ( with those who've gone before :candle: :grouphug:

doggylover I'm sorry for your loss as well :( :candle: :grouphug:

June 15th, 2010, 07:27 AM
rjesak, I'm so sorry for the sudden loss of your sweet boy.:grouphug:

:candle: Run free, sweet :angel2: Gus :cat::candle:

June 15th, 2010, 08:25 AM
I'm so sorry for your loss.:grouphug:

:rip:Sweet angel Gus

June 15th, 2010, 08:29 AM
My sympathies :grouphug:. It is amazing how much an animal can leave those little paw prints on your heart.

Find Peace.

RIP Gus - you are and will forever be loved little one. Go to the bridge in peace.:rip:

June 15th, 2010, 10:52 AM
Here's a picture of my boy all stretched out. It was such a shock - he hadn't even been sick! I still can't believe it. Anyway, you should all see what a sweet, pretty boy he was.

June 15th, 2010, 12:33 PM
:rip: gus :angel2: I am so sorry for your loss. Gus will always be near you, and you will meet again at the Rainbow Bridge.

take care

June 15th, 2010, 01:03 PM
He is beautiful. Again I am so sorry...:(

June 15th, 2010, 03:47 PM
:( :rip: beautiful Gus. :candle::pray:

So very sorry for your loss... :grouphug::cry:

June 15th, 2010, 04:06 PM
rjesak,I am so very sorry,Gus was a beautiful boy.:rip:little one.

I actually had a similar experience with my Peppi,he had a small lump on his tummy,my vet at the time said,it's only a fatty growth:(
Turned out,it was so much more..

June 15th, 2010, 04:09 PM
Thanks for sharing that pic of beautiful Gus.

I'd like to offer you my deepest condolences, I know how hard this is.

:rip: sweet sweet Gus :candle:



June 15th, 2010, 04:37 PM
Such a handsome boy, rjesak :grouphug:

June 15th, 2010, 04:38 PM
Awww, so sudden and so heartbreaking. What a beautiful boy :cloud9:

He is young whole and healthy again running and playing and looking down on his family who loved him so much :grouphug:


June 16th, 2010, 07:30 AM
I am sorry for your loss. What a gorgeous boy. RIP Gus :rip:

June 16th, 2010, 07:36 AM
Gus was a gorgeous boy! I am so sorry for your loss!

Run free of pain to the bridge Gus! till you meet your family again! :rip::candle::dog:

Dog Dancer
June 16th, 2010, 09:57 AM
I just saw this, so sorry for your loss. Gus was lovely. He's running pain free again now. RIP sweet boy.

My Lodi Girl
June 16th, 2010, 06:44 PM
I'm so sorry for your loss. Gus is healthy again and waiting at Rainbow Bridge for you. :rip: Sweet Gus :candle:

June 16th, 2010, 06:54 PM
I am so sorry, how devastating this must be for you :cry: :grouphug:

He is a beautiful boy, looks like he may have some Maine Coon in him :cloud9:.
:rip: Gus :candle:

June 21st, 2010, 11:35 PM
My condolences. RIP Gus, sweet handsome kitty, roam free and healthy at the Bridge.:candle: