The heart knows no difference between losing an animal companion and losing a relative or friend. At an alarming rate, death of a pet is deeply affecting pet owners all other the world. The loss or illness of a beloved pet is heartbreaking and greater when the griever can not express their feelings among non-pet owners. Some people still don't understand how central animals can be in people's lives and a few may not get why you're grieving over "just a pet.“
Our grief support staff understands your hurt and we offer a safe and non-judgmental environment that allows you to express your pain. Intense grief over the loss of a pet is natural and normal. Our support system allows you to work through your feelings with others who are experiencing similar emotions . The more you share your grief with others the stronger you will become.
If you need help coping with your pet illness or departure, select the registration option below to submit your request. A member of our Grief Support & Recovery team will contact you to share how we can help you better understand your grief and help you move forward in your healing process.