We were at my dads house last night sitting around a fire in the backyard. It was really dark out and you can't see anything outside of the fire glow. We needed more wood thrown on the fire so my DH went and got more wood and threw it over the fence. We got the fire going again, and then my dad was wondering where his dog was. We started calling for her because she likes to go out to the woods behind the house and sniff around. My dad got a flashlight out and started looking for her. He saw her laying in the grass, dead. When my DH had thrown the wood over the fence, the log fell on her head. My dad is in a dark place and my husband feels so bad he cried all night. My oldest DS kept wishing that he could've died instead of the dog. The kids didn't see her, but my oldest knew exactly what happened. How do you cope with something like this?Answer Question
Answer by KyliesMom5 at 5:52 PM on May. 9, 2010
Answer by QandA at 8:08 PM on May. 9, 2010
Answer by SinaiJ at 6:04 AM on May. 10, 2010
How old are your kids? Our bunny died a couple weeks ago and my 5 year old dd took it hard. I told her about the Rainbow Bridge. She wanted to know what it looked like so I googled imagine and the very first picture we saw had a grey bunny in it. She sot so excited and said Look, it;s Thumper. She is happy now that Thumper can run around and play all he want and he doesn't have to be in a cage anymore.
Answer by Shaylyn318 at 10:02 AM on May. 10, 2010
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