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Hi. My name is***** I'm very sorry to hear about the loss of your bunny Midnight. It is never easy to loose a pet. He was with you a very long time. A nine year old rabbit is definitely getting up there in age. I would say that his situation sounded pretty guarded to begin with. If he was that compromised from a pneumonia to be collapsing, that definitely shows his body was greatly stressed from a respiratory aspect. With pneumonia in rabbits, aggressive supportive care is what is done. In his situation, if he would have been at my ER clinic with a pneumonia, we have the capacity to do oxygen support through the use of an oxygen cage. This can be done to help support them and improve their oxygenation while they are hopefully starting to respond to the antibiotics and nutritional support. Not every clinic has an oxygen cage at their. So in his case, oxygen supportive care would have been something that could have been used in some clinics.
Some people don't understand how special a human / pet bond can become. This can be with any pet. Those people, I feel sad for. They haven't had the opportunity to know just how close they can become to a pet. They are like the ultimate friend in that they are there for you no matter how your day is going. I can absolutely understand how hard it is for you at this time. Please know that you did everything you could to help him. Honestly, I don't think oxygen support would have been the "magical" treatment to get him through this. His situation sounded pretty progressed and I would have been talking to any owner about how no matter what therapy was done, he might not make it. Please don't feel that you didn't do right for him. You gave him a great life for all those years and that is what you need to remember - all those good times. He's still with you in spirit.
It can be normal for any resident animal that was socialized with them to be saddened by the loss of the other. Animals are creatures of habit / routine and at this time, the normal routines are thrown off. The best thing I can recommend in these scenarios is to try and fill the void with other activities such as walks, play time to help divert that attention.
I'm glad to help in this small way at this time of loss. Take care.