Pet Loss Resources:
are provided as potential resources only and do not constitute
endorsement of the services or websites.
(For more pet-related
links, go to the General Links Page. These
links include resources for pets with disabilities, pet health, spay/neuter,
lost/stolen pets, pet travel, pet abuse, humane societies, animal
rights organizations, and more.)
Pet Loss Support Hotline - Various resources for dealing
with grief, as well as the number for their Pet Loss Support
which is staffed by volunteer veterinary students.
Dedicated to animals and pets with a focus on animal afterlife
from a Christian
perspective. It includes uplifting stories and articles, as well
as an opportunity to request prayer.
- A very worthwhile organization. Its Pet Loss Support and Resources
page includes an e-mail list for Pet Loss and Grief Support,
grief counseling by e-mail.
- An award-winning website, www.GriefHealing.com offers information,
comfort and support to anyone who is anticipating or mourning
loss of a loved one, whether human or animal.
Loss Support Page - Features "10 Tips for Coping
with Pet Loss," plus articles on the emotions of pet
loss, getting another pet, conquering guilt, and more.
and the Burden of Guilt - An excellent article by Martha
M. Tousley, RN, MS, CS, on ways of coping with feelings of
University of California (Davis School of Veterinary Medicine)
M-F 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. PST
of Illinois Veterinary Teaching Hospital
State University of College of Veterinary Medicine
M-F 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. CST