A Heart Touching Poem By an Abandoned Pet

This one has been doing rounds on all the social networking sites and I found it really heart touching. If you like it, share it. A really important message is conveyed through this poem and even if this helps and saves one dog from being abandoned it would mean a lot.

“Woof!” I said as you started the car,
“Hooray!” I said, it’s my first time afar.
The scents we were passing were all new to me,
For it was my first introduction to this mystery.
As we got out of the car I embraced you with joy,
After all you remembered to bring my favourite toy!
You threw it once or twice, of which I retrieved,
But on the third it seemed you were ready to leave.
You threw it long and hard and I chased it like lightning,
But when I turned to bring it back I saw a sight quite frightening.

Abandoned-Pet
I gripped my toy hard as I tried to comprehend
What it was I did wrong to make our relationship end.
You walked back to your car as I sat there still loyal.
Why am I subservient and you so royal?
Your engine started, and you peeled out into the night,
You didn’t even care about my overwhelming fright.
As I sat in my pose determined you would come back,
The sun faded behind me while the surroundings turned black.
Day after day I stayed in that park,
Lying… waiting… too feeble to bark.
As I lay there dying thinking of you master,
I asked myself how I got into this horrifying disaster.
With my last breath of life, I whispered your name
Then I collapsed in a heap overrun by pain.
Why didn’t you love me master? Why didn’t you care?
Had I no significance, was I just a clump of hair?
I stayed there master and I waited for you
I guess taking care of me was just too much to do.
I’m gone now master, no more You-and-I
But what I can’t figure out is why you didn’t even say goodbye…

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One thought on “A Heart Touching Poem By an Abandoned Pet

  1. ITS BEAUTIFUL 🙂 .. FEW DAYS BACK I WS THINKING WHY WLD SM1 GET A DOG , GET D DOG USED TO OUR PRESENCE AND THN GIVE IT AWAY … EVERYTIME I SEE AN ADOPTION POST ON FACEBUK IT BREAKS MY HEART HOW PPL CN GIVE SM1 AWAY AFTER HAVIN THM FOR YEARS .. sad sad STUFF … but i loved how u cld [ercieve thr state of mind .. kudos 🙂