Pet Loss & Grief Support

The sadness we feel when losing a beloved pet is a very real emotion, and everyone deals with the loss in his or her own way. For some people, the grieving process occurs quickly. For others, adjusting to the loss is much more difficult, and they need additional help to overcome their grief. Following are some grief support resources:

Bideawee Pet Loss Support Groups

WANTAGH – PET MEMORIAL PARK: 516.785.6153

WESTHAMPTON – PET MEMORIAL PARK: 631.325.0219

www.bideawee.org

UC Davis Pet Loss Hotline: (800) 565-1525

Association for Pet Loss and Bereavement Websitehttp://aplb.org/index.html

Coping with Pet Losshttp://www.pet-loss.net/

Tufts Pet Support: http://www.tufts.edu/vet/petloss/

Although surveys show that most people consider their pets members of the family, pet owners often feel isolated and misunderstood when coping with the death of a cherished animal companion. Recognizing the need to provide bereaved pet owners with critical support is essential and we encourage you to reach out for assistance.