Thursday, April 16, 2009

Super sad, terrible, awful news.

I'm super sorry to report that Cosmo-Smeagol didn't make it. The doctors think he might have had a freak case of intestinal lymphoma even though he was only three years old. Apparently, sphynxes are very prone to intestinal disorders. I want to thank everyone who donated some money to his care - you raised over $100, which is a huge help because my mom just did her taxes and they owe over a grand even though they each claim 0 dependants which makes my mom livid.
So, I am really depressed that my new buddy died, it's just not fair! I know that my predecessor, Meg, and Pearl and Carl the cat and Alley the cat and Maggie the dog and Rocky the dog and a bunch of other friends that I have met for real and in spirit are taking good care of him in heaven. I just don't understand how this could happen. He was pretty much the sweetest cat in the whole world and I thought my kisses would heal him. RIP Cosmo-Smeagol and godspeed - my sweet little naked buddy.
Again, thank you all so much for the healing vibes and the donations. You are all the best puppies and kitties and people in the whole world!


Noah the Airedale said...

Ike, we're so sorry to hear about Cosmo.

Take care.

Noah Willow Tess & Lucy

Molly the Airedale said...

We're so very sorry to hear about Cosmo-Smeagol, Ike!

Love ya lots,
Maggie and Mitch

Dexter said...

Sorry about your little pal. Just didn't have the strength to survive. Your mom tried so hard. Take good care of her.


Mack said...

That is such sad news. I am so sorry.
Your mom did such a terrific thing by taking care of him during his last hours.
Ike, I know you will take extra care of your mom and give her lots of kisses during this hard time.

Your pal,

Ruby Bleu said...

Oh Ike...I'm so sorry. That is so sad. You and your Mom are pawsome for making Cosmo so happy in his last few days.

Lots of Licks, Ruby

Joe Stains said...

argh this totally SUCKS. We are very sorry to hear it but your Mom gave him lots of love and so did you, he went to the rainbow bridge int he best care possible.

Peanut said...

For some reason none of these posts showed up on our blog reader. We are so sorry about Cosmo.

tadpole said...

We are terribly sorry to hear this, Ike. I know you and your mom (and everyone else) did everything you could, and you made his last fews days precious and love-filled. Give and get extra snuggles during the next few days.

Lorenza said...

I am so sorry to hear about Smeagol.
I had the hope he was going to be ok.
Please give your mom kisses and hugs from us.
Take care
Kisses and hugs

Mason Dixie said...

So sorry to hear of the loss of your friend.

Murphy Dogg said...

Aw, dude. I'm so sorry for the loss of your new friend Cosmo-Smeagol. But even though he was only in your life for a short time, he'll be in your heart forever and ever. You and your mom should feel good that you made him feel safe and loved and happy.
Murphy Dogg

Becky said...

Fuji and I are sorry to hear about your loss of Cosmo. What a neat cat he must have been! Found you thru Mango.

wally said...

Oh Ike, I'm so sorry to hear about Cosmo-Smeagol. I know you guys tried so hard to make him better. The world is lucky to have caring folks like you guys.

wally t.

I is Jake said...

Hai Ike, dood, I's so sorry. I dun know what I'd doooooooo if my kittehs wentid to da bridge. Hai, at least yoo gots to loves him before he had to go join the Bridge kittehs. He was loved and dat's what counts!!!

I is Jake!!!

PeeeeeeeeeeS: Does yer mom know about The Cat Blogosphere?

All da nice beans on there do fund raisers fer one another (fer us dawgs and kittehs).

Sophie Brador said...

Holy doodles Ike! I missed this whole thing. I'm so sorry to hear about Cosmo-Speagol. What a great name and what a cool kitty. Even though your kisses couldn't save him, I just know they made his last days better.


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