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Re: Sad cat news

I am so sorry to hear this Auralie.  I know you will do what is best instead
of what your heart wants you to do.  It is one of the hardest things to do,
but you have to weigh their quality of life against your desire to keep them
My heart and thoughts go out to you.

--- On Fri, 9/26/08, Aplfgcnys@aol.com <Aplfgcnys@aol.com> wrote:

From: Aplfgcnys@aol.com <Aplfgcnys@aol.com>
Subject: [CHAT] Sad cat news
To: gardenchat@hort.net
Date: Friday, September 26, 2008, 4:59 PM

Just had a call from the vet.  Sandy, our elderly, obese, arthritic, but
cat wasn't feeling well yesterday, and threw up repeatedly.  We took her in
for tests.  Today she seemed much improved, but the vet says the tests
show almost complete kidney failure, and that her improvement was the
result of fluids they injected at the hospital yesterday. It looks as if the
treatment could be difficult, painful and complicated, and not at all
to work.  So I guess it's time to let her go. I don't want to subject
her to
a lot
of misery if it ultimately won't help.  We're going to be away in
too, which would complicate matters. It makes me really sad, but I know I'd
rather be put to sleep quietly than go through all sorts of treatments, so I
feel that's the best thing for her.
Just one more thing in this depressing summer.

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