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‘Swamp People’: Tyler The Swamp Dog Dies From Heart Failure

Tue, April 29, 2014 11:15am EDT by Lauren Cox 15 Comments

Sad news for the ‘Swamp People’ family. Bruce and Janet Mitchell’s  beloved dog, Tyler the Swamp Dog, has passed away after a three-year battle with congestive heart failure.

Swamp People‘s Bruce and Janet Mitchell were forced to say goodbye to their beloved dog, Tyler, after he passed away from heart failure on April 28.

‘Swamp People’s Tyler The Swamp Dog Dies

How sad.

Swamp People star Bruce’s best friend passed away on Monday, April 28.

After a three-year battle with congestive heart failure, Tyler the Swamp Dog lost the fight at around 1am on Monday surrounded by his loving owners.

Bruce buried his beloved dog in the family’s yard, according to TMZ. Tyler was 13 years old.

Tyler was best known for always accompanying Bruce on his swamp boat, and his love for delicious Little Debbie‘s Zebra Cakes.

Losing a pet is never easy, and our thoughts are with the Mitchell family at this time.

— Lauren Cox

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