RIP Toby Cat... 1999 - 2016

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  1. Phil McKrakin

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    Had to take my Toby to be put down today. Poor old man was shutting down over the last two days...stopped eating, could barely walk yesterday and finally today he couldn't even make it to the water bowl to get a drink. He didn't seem to be in any pain and he could still get out a labored meow when I pet him, but other than that, he just laid there ready to go. It was his time. He was a good kitty.

    Young Toby always begging us to turn on the faucet so he could get a drink...

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    His favorite place by the window getting some sun...

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    Catching some zzz's on a lazy afternoon...

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    Yesterday, all skin and bones at age 17...

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    And, finally...the last picture ever taken of the poor bastard today right before we took him to the vet to be put down peacefully.

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    :bigcry:
     
  2. newcastlefan

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    damn.
     
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    Sorry, Phil :(
     
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    Good looking cat Phil. Sorry for your loss.
     
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    That's rough, man :console:
     
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    Good Night Toby. Good zzz's there by the window. :(
     
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    Sorry about your cat, Phil.

    How long before the first vodka bomb?
     
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    RIP Toby
     
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    I'm so sorry, Phil. Toby sure looked loved and you gave him a wonderful long life.. :hug:
     
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    Less than ten posts in :yes:
     
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    I figured if someone was gonna do it, it might as well be me. :ltd:
     
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    Sorry man...:crying:
     
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    RIP Kunta kinte
     
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    Seems right that it came from family :c
     
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    Phil's like my very own internet grandfather.
     
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    Ew.
     
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    Sorry for ya loss buddy. That's rough.
     
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  18. Phil McKrakin

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    :jj:

    Well, I do have about 1/3 of a bottle of vodker left...and it is the weekend still. Probably after dinner at around 7pm. :c
     
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    Pour one for Toby. :(
     
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    It's always tough to lose a family pet. Glad you had so many years with him. He was beautiful.