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'Swamp People' Star

Dead at 13

From Heart Failure

4/28/2014 4:30 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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0428-swamp-people-bruce-tyler-01All dogs go to Heaven ... and now one more rambunctious canine has checked into the big puppy bowl in the sky -- Tyler the Swamp dog.

Tyler's owner Janet Mitchell -- "Swamp People" star Bruce Mitchell's wife -- says the dog's heart gave out around 1 am Monday morning after a 3-year battle with congestive heart failure.

Bruce buried the swamp dog in his yard not long after ... alongside other deceased pets.

Hug your loved ones for Tyler and eat a zebra cake.



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1.

Deven    

13 years is pretty good for a large breed of dog. I hope he had a happy life .

145 days ago
2.

James R. - Los Angeles    

Awww. Sad.

145 days ago
3.

bonnie bell    

"HARVEY LEVIN DEAD" Hair follicles....

145 days ago
4.

bill_leslie    

should have been you, unknown flag wearing bandanna hillbilly.

145 days ago
5.

Skit    

Wow the stupidity that is TV these days. i dont think theres enough pot in the world to make that show interesting.
To bad about the dog though. At least it isnt in a swamp anymore though
Yes I care about the animals more then the people... So what.

145 days ago
6.

Martina    

Having a dog is just a countdown for heartache.
:-(

145 days ago
7.

franklyspeaking    

How bad must dog heaven smell? #PU

145 days ago
8.

jessdubu    

You will be missed Tyler.

145 days ago
9.

Ashley    

R.I.P sweet pooch

145 days ago
10.

Khloe D.    

Very sad, but in dog years he lived a pretty long time. Enjoy your new home in heaven.

145 days ago
11.

Thizz √$    

R.I.P.

145 days ago
12.

H8Kardash    

Is that guy really wearing cut off overalls with crocs!!??

145 days ago
13.

JimmyB    

No doubt the smartest one of the bunch.

145 days ago
14.

BonniVT    

My deapest sympathies - so sad loosing a pet. Love the show - Tyler will be missed.

145 days ago
15.

Usagi-chan    

But was the dog a bigot?

145 days ago
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