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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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31.

Lee    

Rest in peace Tyler. Deepest sympathy to Bruce and family. I know what it's like to lose your best friend....

114 days ago
32.

Calinative    

Bruce really loved Tyler, that was his hunting buddy. R.I.P Tyler.

104 days ago
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Ming the Merciless    

Another legend of the entertainment industry taken from us far before his time! Where's his star on the Walk of Fame?

100 days ago
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Dj    

Hearing that Tyler passed away brought tears to my eyes. He will be sorely missed : ..( You may well see him again in heaven because we know from the Bible that there are animals in heaven. God Bless you and your family, Bruce.

57 days ago
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sww1rb    

RIP Tyler, a loving faithful friend!!!
Your Daddy's missing you but is blessed to have shared some time with you on Planet Earth. Prayers you'll meet again on the other side of Rainbow Bridge. God bless.

9 days ago
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