Pet Loss

Personalized Memorial Stones for Dogs October 15 2015

Headstones are one of the ways in which families grieve the loss of someone they love. It can be a family member, a close friend or even a pet. To some people, pets are no less than a family member so their loss can leave a huge void in their lives. Sometimes, it is the little things that help give you closure and overcome the grief. If you want to...

Cat Grave Markers Personalized October 15 2015

We all love our pets, especially if they fill an empty home after a long day at work. You remember coming home to your furry pet and how cuddling those makes you feel so good. However, as you think about your best friend, your pet cat and the way it scurried around your home. That cat is now gone, succumbed to age or illness, that beloved pet is no more....

Comparison of All the Different Types of Pet Urns September 21 2015

Many pet owners find great calm in the companionship of their beloved pets. These pets bring so much love and life to our homes that losing them is the thought that most owners dread in their hearts. But life is not permanent, not for us and not for our pets. While there is a lifetime of love to be shared with your furry little pets, you can show your gratitude...

Comparison of All the Different Types of Pet Caskets September 21 2015

Pets are such an integral part of our lives. They give us their unconditional love, companionship and affection without asking for too much in return. When they die, they leave behind a void that is hard to fill. This is perhaps the hardest part of pet ownership. They gave you their life, the least you can do is give them a decent burial. Pet caskets are your way of thanking...

Pet Loss and Children: More Tips To Help January 28 2015

Post pictures of the pet around the house While your family will never have the pet back in the house that does not mean that you have to forget the pet. During your time together you probably took many pictures with the pet. You should encourage your child to pick places in the house to post pictures throughout the house. These pictures will help your child remember the pet that...

Pet Loss and Children: Tips To Help January 24 2015

A child’s best friend is often their pet, and losing that pet is a heartbreaking experience for them. Death is very upsetting and confusing for children, and the loss of a pet is often their first encounter with it. Although we can’t protect them from having to go through it, there are healthy and supportive ways that you can effectively communicate the loss of their pet to them. Take Your...

Pet Loss Grief: The Psychology of Feeling Blue January 24 2015

What effect does pet loss have on the individual? What about the effect of animal loss on other animals? Animals in the wild have sometimes been observed to "mourn," as noted in the call of a mother bird when one of her young hatchlings falls out of the nest, or a dog who seems to comfort other dogs when another dog dies. It is important for psychologists to understand what...

Pet Loss Grief: 10 Healthy Ways To Overcome Pet Loss Grief January 24 2015

Losing a pet and dealing with pet loss grief is one of the most devastating experiences a person can ever have to go through. Pets are devoted companions who faithfully love us unconditionally, despite all of our human faults. When we suddenly lose that companionship the grief can feel almost unbearable. Here are ten healthy ways to help you overcome your pain and deal with your pet loss grief.  ...

51 Pet Loss Quotes To Boost Your Spirits February 14 2014

I've always loved how quotes are able to succinctly articulate thoughts and emotions so well at certain, sometimes painful, periods in our lives. It's kind of fun to think about how the simple organization of a few words can have such an impact, but, at least for me, I've found them to be tremendously useful. With that in mind, I've created this list of pet loss quotes to help anyone out...