Hank passed away...

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hanksmommy

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My sulcata tortoise who i got approximately 8 months ago had to be put down today. The vet said he could of had kidney failure, because he stopped eating, pooping, and moving.

I couldn't let him suffer anymore.
 

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nataliaxx3 said:
I'm so sorry to hear that but you're right, he was suffering. How old was Hank?

he was less than a year... they said it could of been genetic or something..
 

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I am so sorry for your loss. The loss of a pet is so devastating. :(
 

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Aww I'm so sorry!! At least he's in a better place and you know he's npt suffering. Some people say its painful to replace them but I say a new on ecan bring back memories, and let you start fresh with a creature you apparently love. :cool:
 

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So sorry to hear...it's always so devastating to lose a tortoise.
 

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I am so sorry for your loss. I hope that in time you will feel at peace and have comfort in doing the best you could.
 

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hanksmommy said:
nataliaxx3 said:
I'm so sorry to hear that but you're right, he was suffering. How old was Hank?

he was less than a year... they said it could of been genetic or something..

Awww :( It must have been. It was the right thing to do though. :( -hug-
 
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