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Offline BOWHUNTER45

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Lost my hunting buddy today !
« on: March 06, 2016, 03:43:33 PM »
R.I.P Charlie .. Well I have shock collars on my dogs So they do not leave my yard . Today the collar goes dead and there goes my dog ! You would think that the person would have the courtesy to call me and say they hit my dog ... he is in a better place and I know he is chasing rabbits as I know how many times I have watched him dreaming as he sleeps and starts howling ! Dang it ! Sad day for sure !

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Re: Lost my hunting buddy today !
« Reply #1 on: March 06, 2016, 03:47:06 PM »
Sorry to hear. :'(  This happened to one of my dogs long ago and someone gave me a description of the car. I hunted that car for a week.
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Re: Lost my hunting buddy today !
« Reply #2 on: March 06, 2016, 03:48:07 PM »
Man, that sucks. Sorry for your loss, a lot of us have been there too over the years, sure does not get any easier. No one knows why or how someone can hit a pet/family member and not figure out who needs to be notified. Again, sorry.

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Re: Lost my hunting buddy today !
« Reply #3 on: March 06, 2016, 03:50:05 PM »
I am sorry to hear, but thanks for sharing.

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Re: Lost my hunting buddy today !
« Reply #4 on: March 06, 2016, 03:55:38 PM »
Sad news. Sorry to hear.
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Re: Lost my hunting buddy today !
« Reply #5 on: March 06, 2016, 03:57:47 PM »
so sorry for your loss bowhunter45!!!! Thats really gotta be hard on the family!! Sending you all prayers to heal quickly. dogs are amazing and its defiantly difficult losing one.

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Re: Lost my hunting buddy today !
« Reply #6 on: March 06, 2016, 04:04:49 PM »
Really frustrating to lose a best friend, much less when it's premature like that. So sorry to hear. 
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Re: Lost my hunting buddy today !
« Reply #7 on: March 06, 2016, 05:41:21 PM »
So sorry to read about your loss, Bowhunter45....   :(

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Re: Lost my hunting buddy today !
« Reply #8 on: March 06, 2016, 05:42:54 PM »
RIP Charlie.
Slap some bacon on a biscut and lets go, were burrnin daylight!

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Re: Lost my hunting buddy today !
« Reply #9 on: March 06, 2016, 05:48:23 PM »
Sorry to hear John.  RIP Charlie... 

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Re: Lost my hunting buddy today !
« Reply #10 on: March 06, 2016, 06:01:58 PM »
That just plain sucks!  Hope you have better days ahead... 
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Re: Lost my hunting buddy today !
« Reply #11 on: March 06, 2016, 07:29:33 PM »
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Re: Lost my hunting buddy today !
« Reply #12 on: March 06, 2016, 07:35:47 PM »
I too am sorry to hear of your loss. Really hard to lose a buddy like that.
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Re: Lost my hunting buddy today !
« Reply #13 on: March 06, 2016, 07:38:50 PM »
Sorry for your loss

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Re: Lost my hunting buddy today !
« Reply #14 on: March 06, 2016, 07:47:30 PM »
Sorry for your loss.  It is tough!

At least you didn't watch it happen, as has been the case for me with 4 dogs.  I lived on a state highway, busy road.
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