Make Your Dog’s Last Days His Best Days
Letting go of a dog is never easy, but you can make it as positive of an experience as possible for both you and your dog.
How To Treat Someone – Literally – When A Cherished Dog Dies
Even when a cherished, elderly dog is sick beyond cure and declining for weeks or months, the end always feels far too sudden and permanent. Show your sympathy and support with this thoughtful tribute...
Our First Big Loss: Helping Children Through The Grieving Process And Loss Of A Pet
The death of a pet is the first loss that many of us can remember. That's why you so often see the online security question, "What was the name of your first pet?"
Should Pet Owners Get Time Off To Grieve The Loss Of A Pet?
Some companies are starting to allow time off for grieving pet owners. Counselors agree that this is beneficial to both companies and employees.
Remembrance Rituals: What Some People Are Doing To Honor Their Pet When They Die
It's important to transition from the mentality of “they died” to “let me tell you how he really lived.” This is true of people and pets.
Director Kevin Smith Shares His Goodbye To His 17-Year-Old Dog
Serves as a reminder to all dog lovers that even though our best friends may not be with us forever, the love they share is worth any pain we get from losing them.
How Do I Help A Friend Who Is Grieving The Loss Of A Pet
There is and always will be a group of people that won’t get the relationship we share with a pet and therefore they will not get the grief that comes with their loss.
The Beginning of Your Grief Journey: Anticipatory Grief
You have been given some devastating news that the end-of-life walk with your precious love is here. How are you going to walk through this? What next?
Honoring Fido’s Memory: Letting go and grieving the loss of a beloved dog
“When our 14-year-old Border Collie Natasha was put down after a long battle with chronic kidney failure, it was one of the most traumatic events I’d ever faced,” writer and dog mom Joanne Brokaw shared.
Sway Love: Turning Grief into Hope and Inspiration
I’m not sure how to begin this article other than to admit that grief has played a significant role in shaping the last four years of my life.
Grief and Coping with the Loss of a Pet
This article courtesy of Michele C. Hollow, petnewsandviews.net Ever notice how strangers become friends when we exchange tales about our cats, dogs, birds, horses, and other pets? And when a pet dies, we understand the grieving process that each of us goes through. It’s a sad time that is made just a bit easier when […]
Do pets feel grief over the loss of a loved one?
This article courtesy of petinsurance-101.com. It’s a documented fact that pets experience grief when they lose a loved one. Many pet owners will corroborate this. Regardless of whether it is a cat losing a kitten or missing a deceased pet friend; the distress signs are there for all to see. Pets have a deep significance […]