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I've lost my best friend and grilling buddy...


Elvis, our Auusie-healer passed yesterday after 17 loyal years of being nothing but a friend.

Always there to help when Egging in the backyard, gonna miss that ole boy.


(Sorry for the OT)






  • cazzycazzy Posts: 9,058
    Handsome dude!  Sorry for your loss smitty.
    Just a hack that makes some $hitty BBQ....
  • McStewMcStew Posts: 927
    sorry for you loss Smitty
    Marina Del Rey CA 
  • UCFFANUCFFAN Posts: 38
    Smitty....Our heart goes out to you! We had a Pug for 16 years and its a trough row to hoe when they leave us! Best to you and your family.
  • CANMAN1976CANMAN1976 Posts: 1,590
    So sorry for your loss.(
    Hang in there!!! I know it's tough.
    Hows ya gettin' on, me ol ****? 

    Kippens.Newfoundland and Labrador. (Canada).
  • grege345grege345 Posts: 3,515
    :( very sad. Hang in there bud
    LBGE& SBGE———————————————•———————– Pennsylvania / poconos

  • BustersdadBustersdad Posts: 311
    Sorry for your loss
  • gmacgmac Posts: 1,706
    Sorry for your loss.  
    Mt Elgin Ontario - just a Large.
  • lkapigianlkapigian Posts: 2,651
    Peace be with you
    Visalia, Ca
  • SkiddymarkerSkiddymarker Posts: 8,299
    Sorry for the loss, when they leave they take a good chunk of our hearts with them, as you so aptly said "17 loyal years of being nothing but a friend". 
    Delta B.C. - Move over coffee, this is job for alcohol!
  • henapplehenapple Posts: 15,983
    Sorry man...hang in there.
    Green egg, dead animal and alcohol. The "Boro".. TN 
  • hapsterhapster Posts: 7,445
    Sorry for your loss... :(
  • Its tough... keep your head up. Thats what he would want
    Go Gamecocks!!!
    1 XL, 1 MM
    Smoking in Aiken South Carolina
  • Sorry for your loss Smitty.
    XL BGE + Large BGE @ Monterrey, Mexico
  • Sorry for your loss.  He's in dog heaven and I bet theres a BGE there as well.  Heck, I'll even say its probably your backyard.  It gets easier over time.
    Simi Valley, California
    LBGE, PBC, Annova, SMOBot
  • Greeno55Greeno55 Posts: 635
    A feeling I'm familiar with, and wouldn't wish on anyone. Sorry for your loss.
    LBGE (2012), MiniMax (2014), and too many Eggcessories to list.  - Sudbury, Ontario
  • pigoutscpigoutsc Posts: 92
    Very sorry to hear that.

  • JeremiahJeremiah Posts: 5,498
    For anyone to say "he was just a dog" has never lost a pet like that. My condolences.
    Slumming it in Aiken, SC. 
  • revolver1revolver1 Posts: 372
    Sorry for your loss.  
    Dan, Columbia,Mo.
  • SkinnyVSkinnyV Posts: 3,394
    17 is great lost my English bulldog @ 8. Remember the good times and time heals.
    Seattle, WA
  • NibbleMeThisNibbleMeThis Posts: 2,293
    Our hearts go out to you, I know how it hurts. 
    Knoxville, TN
    Nibble Me This
  • TjcoleyTjcoley Posts: 3,528
    Sorry for your loss.  I know how hard it is to lose a loyal friend.
    It's not a science, it's an art. And it's flawed.
    - Camp Hill, PA
  • gpsegggpsegg Posts: 411
    So very sorry. They are family but most importantly , the most loyal of friends!
    Palm Beach Gardens, Fl and Blairsville, Ga.
  • MaskedMarvelMaskedMarvel Posts: 1,908
    So sorry to read about your loss
    Large BGE and Medium BGE
    36" Blackstone - Greensboro!

  • CharlesmaneriCharlesmaneri Posts: 1,295
    Sorry for your Loss .I can feel your pain 
    2 Large Eggs and a Mini 2 Pit Bulls and a Pork shoulder or butt nearby and 100% SICILIAN
    Long Island N.Y.
  • Sorry for your loss
    North Jersey
  • pretzelbpretzelb Posts: 156
    Our dogs will be 7 and 9 this year. I will be a mess when one of them passes. I happened to see a dog get hit by a car las night too. Didn't sleep well. We tried to find it but we couldn't. Sorry for your loss.
    XL egg owner, home brewer, jogger, coffee roaster, gamer 
  • demodemo Posts: 149
    Sorry for your loss.  I'm getting to the point in my life where I find myself liking dogs more than people.
  • johnmitchelljohnmitchell Posts: 4,596
    Sorry for your loss..This is always tough...
    Greensboro North Carolina
    When in doubt Accelerate....
  • GeorgeSGeorgeS Posts: 955
    Sorry for your loss! It's a really crappy thing to go through! Keep you head up!
    Bristow Virginia XL&Mini One of the best feelings in life is watching other people enjoy the food I cooked!
  • Im so sorry for your loss our thoughts and prayers are with you
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