Monday, February 23, 2009
Momma Is Sad
Momma had a favorite kitty in the shelter. His name was India, a sleek black beauty with golden eyes. He was still a kitten, but in the three months she has been there, hadn't put on any weight and never played. She told the techs there was something wrong, and for a while they said, he was just "laid back." Momma knew better and would hold him, but he seemed so frail and wanted to cuddle the other kitties.
Yesterday, when Momma went to the shelter, everyone was sad, and they said little India had to go to Rainbow Bridge because he got terrible sick, he couldn't even stand up. He was suffering. Momma knows it is for the best, but she misses her black beauty.
Posted by One Of The Girls at 6:17 AM
Jan's Funny Farm posted at 7:53 AM
How sad. Even though the ones you see at the shelter aren't yours, they touch your heart and it is sad when they pass.
The Island Cats posted at 9:26 AM
We're so sorry to hear about India...
Shaggy, Scooby and Scout posted at 9:44 AM
Hugs to you ToniMom.
What a hard place to work.
The Tower Hill Mob posted at 9:52 AM
How sad. We will remember India by purring and lighting a candle.
Hugs and strength to Calico Mom.
Riley & Tiki posted at 12:45 PM
Your Momma is a good Momma. Purrrrrrrrrs.
Daisy posted at 2:35 PM
I wish sad things never had to happen. Rest in peace, sweet India.
Eric and Flynn posted at 3:43 PM
That is very sad. India will be healthy at the Bridge and will know your mum had special feelings for him.
meemsnyc posted at 5:21 PM
We are sorry to hear about India and that your mom is so sad. It's hard to lose a loved furry one.
Cheysuli and gemini posted at 5:22 PM
We are sorry to hear about India. We are glad that your Momma loved him during his short life. I am sure that that gave him much joy and comfort.
William posted at 5:47 PM
I'm glad your momma was there to keep him company and give him warmth and joy in his little life.
Derby posted at 6:07 PM
How sad that India went to The Bridge. Glad your mum gave him some love during his short life.
Camie's Kitties posted at 10:57 PM
We are so very sorry to hear about India. We know he is playing and healthy at the bridge now. At least he had the love of your mama.
Tavi, Cody, Camie and Miss Jade
Just Sharlene and My Spice Cats posted at 12:09 AM
How sad :( We are very sorry to hear about India. Mummy never likes to go to the shelter, she said it makes her sad.
Karen Jo posted at 12:58 AM
I am so sorry that India went to the Bridge, but I'm glad that your Mom was there to give him some love while he was here.
Boy n Beethoven posted at 5:41 PM
That's so sad. Purrs for India, and for your Momma.
The Meezers posted at 4:30 PM
::give MomToni a big hug and kissy:: - Me is so sorry that India hadded to go to the brige. At least you was able to give him love and comfort in his life.
purrrssss to you MomToni
posted at 9:06 PM
I'm so sorry about India...I'm sure that your little black kitty is busy making biscuits for and sending purrs to you,his momma,
so that the sad memories will be
replaced by his love for you!!
LC, Ayla, and Iza posted at 7:11 PM
You understood. We hope they listen to ya nex time!
Anlina S. posted at 7:43 PM
I'm so sorry to hear about India. We try to not get too attached to shelter kitties while still giving them all the love they deserve, but it's never easy when one of them goes to the rainbow bridge.
I'm glad India got lots of love and cuddles from your mom before he went.
Edsel/The Pooch posted at 4:26 PM
your Momma helped India so much by being there when he needed some love. give her a kiss for me and tell her not to be sad. for some kitties, the Bridge is a better place to be
Kimo and Sabi posted at 8:56 AM
We bet India got lots of luv while in da shelter. Purrrs.
HotMBC aka The Hotties posted at 12:33 PM
Aw, I bet Chloe showed India around at the Bridge. Chloe likes other black cats specially.
Mistrie, we have MORE mousies in the attic. Do you want to come help me catch them? We just can't bring them to Mom on the bed. She didn't say anything about the office or the living room or the table, though.
your bestest friend Gree
Derby posted at 6:53 PM
Hello??? Patches, Mittens?? Precious and Mystrie??? Anycat or bean home???
It is March 16, where are you guys? Is your mum feeling poorly again?
Miss you. Smiley Boy.
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Junior and Orion posted at 2:52 PM
Oh man...if only they had listened and checked India out! Dang it!!!!
Rest in Peace India!
Christine and FAZ posted at 2:43 AM
Dear India - no more pain now. FAZ
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