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27 November 2009 - 7:50 am
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Dear Mercy's mom,

I don't know how, but I must have missed your post when Mercy crashed in ICU a couple of weeks ago, and only saw the sad news today with your blog tribute. I am so sorry. Nothing against vets (we love them!) but it must be horrible to have your dog fail to recover from surgery or come home from the vet. That really sucks.

Your tribute shows just how much she means to you. I hope you are finding some comfort at this difficult time.

Susan & Tazzie 2

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27 November 2009 - 9:03 am
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Dear Mercy's Mom.

I am also so sorry to hear about Mercy.  Stunned and oh so very sorry.  I don't read the blogs very often and am so sorry that I missed your post.  My heart is breaking for you.  We have lost so many this month.  My Emily died on November 10 so I know the pain that you are feeling. You did everything you could for your sweet little baby.  Mercy was such a cutie.  I have a Minature Pincher, too, but she is chocolate.  Emily was a doberman mix and my other dog is a choc. lab.  Marley, the min pin, looked like Emily and Bentley had a baby.  I thought Mercy looked like a min pin!

Anyway, I saw on your blog your tribute tatoo.  It is beautiful.  You will be in my prayers.

Debra & Angel Emily

Debra & Emily, a five year old doberman mix, who was diagnosed with an osteosaecoma. She had a right rear leg amputation on May 19, 2009. On November 10, 2009 she earned her wings and regained her fourth leg.

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27 November 2009 - 11:13 am
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Mercy's Mom, I too am sorry to hear about Mercy.  Please know our thoughts are with you.  Your tattoo is beautiful.

Di & Max

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27 November 2009 - 1:08 pm
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I, too, am very sorry for your loss.  I cannot imagine how difficult it must be to have one no survive surgery.  My thoughts are with you.

RIP sweet Mercy.  Run free at Rainbow Bridge.

Shanna & Spirit Trouble ~ Trouble gained her wings 3/16/2011, a 27 1/2 month cancer survivor, tail wagging. RIP sweetheart, you are my heart and soul.  Run free at Rainbow Bridge.
The November Five - Spirits Max, Cherry, Tika, Trouble & Nova. 11/2008 - 3/2013 An era ends as Queen Nova crossed the Bridge.

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27 November 2009 - 7:40 pm
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Mercy's Mom -

I too am sooo sorry for your loss. It is one of the toughest paths to go on, but know Mercy knows you did everything you could. My thoughts are with you and your family....

Alisa & Angel Shiloanne

Shilo diagnosed with osteosarcoma 9/4/2009, amputation 9/9/2009. ShiloAnne lost her battle 11/23/2009 where she regained her fourth leg and is patiently waiting for her parents to join her. We will always love you baby girl.

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