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#1 OFFLINE   Samma

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Posted 14 January 2010 - 09:27 AM





Gonzalez passed last night at the age of nine. He'd been sick and weak for nearly a year with cancer, finally passing peacefully, laying on his heat mat.

He had a lot of personality, and was a good pet. He'd sit on your shoulder for hours while you worked, just watching. He will be missed.


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Posted 14 January 2010 - 10:26 AM

I am sorry for your loss Samma. 9 years is a lot for a gecko - you must have given Gonzalez a well cared for and good life.
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Posted 14 January 2010 - 10:36 AM

Samma, I'm so sorry to hear of Gonzalez's passing. It is so hard to lose a much-loved pet.
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Posted 14 January 2010 - 12:31 PM

He was a beautiful guy. My condolences to you.
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Posted 14 January 2010 - 02:36 PM

sosad.gif I'm sorry....He was sitting there on your shoulder waiting patiently for his meal.
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Posted 14 January 2010 - 04:22 PM

Is that first picture of him in younger days? He was a handsome fella. I'm sorry you've been parted.
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Posted 14 January 2010 - 04:32 PM

Sorry for the loss of your buddy.
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Posted 14 January 2010 - 11:16 PM

All the pictures were of G in his younger, healthier days, alas (where he's got his eyes closed, he's sleeping. You can tell how healthy he was by how fat the tail is). And that's not me in the picture, but one of the roomie's moms.

Thanks for the words of kindness. They mean a lot.

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Posted 15 January 2010 - 02:40 PM

Awww...so sorry about Gs passing, Samma. 9 years....he was well loved and taken care of.
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Posted 17 January 2010 - 08:55 AM

So sorry for your loss!

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Posted 18 January 2010 - 04:07 PM

Samma, So sorry for your loss of Gonzalez.
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Posted 18 January 2010 - 05:45 PM

What a handsome guy!!!! I am in love with him!!! I am so, so sorry he is gone. What a lovely fellow. I love the picture on the shoulder, watching things. I know you will so miss him. Hugs xoxoxo
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Posted 18 January 2010 - 07:20 PM

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Posted 19 January 2010 - 11:29 AM

Oh I'm so sad. Leopard Geckos are dear to my heart. I actually have 11 of them. We just had our first egg hatch a couple months ago!! I really am very sorry!!

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