Re: Peterman died at 5 this morning
- I'm so sorry for your loss! I wish I had something better to say.
Its so hard when you lose someone (a person or a cat) close to you.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "sjchome" <sjchome@...> wrote:
> He had another episode of heart failure last night at about 11:30
> pm, I had him in the ER by midnight. They gave him lots of Lasix,
> but he wasn't urinating, or breathing easier. They intubated him
> and put him on IV fluids for a couple hours, then in an oxygen tank
> when he seemed to be a bit better. A couple hours later, he had
> another heart failure episode, and his heart stopped. They tried
> CPR to revive him but it didn't work.
> I am so devastated to lose my baby. I am trying to find some
> in the fact that he won't be suffering anymore. He fought me every
> day when I tried to give him his meds. He was diagnosed only a
> month and three days ago! He didn't even make it to his one month
> check up yet! I still have his sister, Meeces, with me, who has no
> signs of heart disease. I'm not sure she even realizes he is gone
> Peterman was very close to me, and slept on my pillow every night.
> He would be sitting on the kitchen counter looking out the window
> every day when I got home. He was a pain in the butt too, always
> scratching furniture and throwing up, and hissing at everyone else,
> but to me he was always my favorite little baby. He was so
> affectionate to me, and I will miss his little kisses.
> I feel like I have nobody around me here who understands the
> connection I felt to him. My relationship with Peterman outlasted
> all other relationships, including my marriage! I was with him for
> 12 years! I hope he knows I did all I could to save him and give
> him a good quality of life. Thank you all for listening. I will
> post photos of him in the photo area.