Having just gone through this, my heart breaks for you and max. My thoughts and prayers are with you and max. My romeo will be on the other side of the bridge waiting to greet him.
The McLain Bunch <[address removed]> wrote:
>You all said I'd know. I don't want to know but my heart is saying it's
>time. He's going to cross over at 3:30 this afternoon.
>He cried all night despite everything I tried. Pain meds, anxiety meds,
>hugging him and petting him, laying beside him. He cried or whimpered and I
>don't know why. He's been doing this since Monday evening. The only time he
>stopped for more than a short time was when he was eating hamburger, until
>of course right now. As the sun came up he seemed to become more like his
>old self, which is making me doubt feelings, but he's still crying off and
>on for no reason I can figure out.
>Before Monday he only cried every so often in the middle of the night, if
>he got lost or wanted me to wake up and give him a treat. Now, he's crying
>or whimpering so much of the time that it breaks my heart.
>I keep talking to him and telling him he's finally going to get to play
>with Shadow, that his brother will be waiting for him. I have to believe it's
>I'm so sad. My mind knows he'll be out of pain, be able to see and play
>again. It's just so very hard.
>Thank you all for your support.
>Anna, Max and Cocoa