Blog Posts - Pet Loss



Sunday-Selfie: Preparing for Rainbow Bridge Remembrance Day

It’s almost too hard to comprehend, but my beloved Jazz has been gone nearly three years. He’s never left my heart, but recently I’ve felt him all around me in a very strong sense. I don’t know if it’s because his Rainbow Bridge anniversary...

Book Review: What to Do when You Grumble Too Much A Kid's Guide to Overcoming Negativity (Interactive Workbook)

Author: Dawn Huebner PhDIllustrator: Bonnie MatthewsInterest Level: Ages 6-12About This Resource: Did you know that life is like an obstacle course? It's exciting and fun, but full of tricky spots to get through. If you're a kid who feels so frustrat...
by Books That Heal Kids on Feb 3, 2016

THE EMPTY BOWLS, Dedicated to Pixel

In loving memory ofPIXELThe Cutest Yorkipoo Ever to Turn a Trick for a Treat.October 17, 1998 - October 23, 2015THE EMPTY BOWLSDedicated to my sweet PixelI loved your nose,I loved your toes,I loved you from tip to tail.When I came home,all alone?At t...
by The MARTINI DIVA™ on Nov 8, 2015

4 Suggestions for Helping Kids Deal With Grief

So, we had a very sad week here at Earnest Parenting. We decided that Marlee, one of our beloved dogs, needed to find a new home. To explain: we got Keely when she was a puppy in 2009. In 2012, […]Be the first to comment...Related Posts:Tuesday...
by Earnest Parenting on Nov 22, 2014

Keep Your Heart Open…

I am so thankful for all of your well wishes, cards, the notes, gifts, and for all of your donations to raise money for canine cancer research in Porter’s name.   Thank you so so much. I miss him so much I cannot breath. … Continue r...
by Caratunk Girl on Oct 27, 2014

Losing a Pet and Dealing with Grief

I lost my little Cocoa after his long battle with medical issues including a heart murmur and thyroid problems. It hit me so hard that I didn’t feel much for about a week and then I was finally able to cry. I still miss him every day. Here is a...
by U Care Pets on Jun 8, 2014

How To Deal With The Loss of A Family Pet

Pets are more than just animals who live in our homes; they become part of the family as they grow, age, and develop personalities with us. Pets become our family members who don’t judge us and only offer us unconditional love. When these animals c...
by Family Focus Blog on Oct 28, 2013

How To Deal With The Loss of A Family Pet

Pets are more than just animals who live in our homes; they become part of the family as they grow, age, and develop personalities with us. Pets become our family members who don’t judge us and only offer us unconditional love. When these animals c...
by Family Focus Blog on Oct 28, 2013

Dear Blackie Fish (1997-2013)

Dear Sampson, aka Blackie Fish ( nicknamed for his long black fur and star shaped paws), You were the stepchild, the middle child of 2 other cats who shared our home. We adopted you from a cat rescue in Woodland California in 1999 when you were 2 yea...
by Breathinstephen on Sep 26, 2013

Dear Blackie Fish (1998-2013)

Dear Sampson, aka Blackie Fish ( nicknamed for his long black fur and star shaped paws), You were the stepchild, the middle child of 2 other cats who shared our home. We adopted you from a cat rescue in Woodland California when you were 2 years old.
by Breathinstephen on Sep 26, 2013

Sarah Silverman’s Tribute To Her Dog “Duck”

source: nydailynews This was such a touching story. Last week on September 3, Sarah Silverman, Comedian and Actor had to make one of the toughest decisions every pet owner dreads.  Sarah had to say goodbye to her best friend of 14 years – her bel...
by I'm A Silly Mami on Sep 9, 2013

A Tribute to Mr. Jazz – The Dignity of Life and Death and Finding the Beauty in Letting Go

The thing with inevitability is that no matter how many wishes upon a star, you cannot stop what is meant to be and I now find myself, a born writer, in stunned silence with no words to adequately convey both the crushing loss, yet the sobering relie...

Happy Birthday To My Fur Babies

Today was a double celebration. Allie my Westie turned 15. It is amazing and we are truly blessed to still have her with us.  See, Allie is blind, practically deaf and diabetic.  As long as she is getting her two shots of insulin a day she is great...
by I'm A Silly Mami on Apr 15, 2013

Memorial Bereavement Tribute Keepsake Wall Art to Remember Loved Ones

Pin ItIt’s an unfortunate and hard topic to discuss and especially a difficult one to market, but I know the joy of seeing someones photo you miss and how important it is remember them. I have had a couple customers over the years tell me how h...
by GeeZees Canvas on Mar 8, 2013

Memorial Bereavement Tribute Keepsake Wall Art to Remember Loved Ones

It’s an unfortunate and hard topic to discuss and especially a difficult one to market, but I know the joy of seeing someones photo you miss and how important it is remember them. I have had a couple customers over the years tell me how happy t...
by GeeZees Canvas on Mar 8, 2013

Memorial Pencil Dog Portrait

Last October (2012), my best friend had to put her dog to sleep. Kim had a good, long life but it was her time to go. She was blind and deaf and had several other issues. The quality of life was not there any more. My husband and I were able to be th...

2012 Was Better Than 2011 - A Year In Review

As you may have noticed, I took a little break from my blog, and from pretty much everything else internet-related. I got really busy at work a couple weeks ago, and then took some time to enjoy the holidays with my family. We have been having a grea...

Mini Pet Portrait Honors Your Best Friend

It's time for our annual holiday giveaways, and what better way to start than with our favorite products? Becky, artist and owner of BecArt and Becky Sorrentino Studio, creates amazing likenesses of beloved pets on small "canvasses". Th...
by CindyLu's Muse on Dec 23, 2012

Helping Bonded Pets Deal with Loss

by Carrie Boyko, CEB © AllThingsDogBlog.comPatches and Xena: BFF's Our Retriever mix, Xena, was nearly an only pet at the time we adopted her at our neighborhood PetSmart. Although we did have a kitty, Corey Lou, she was 18 years old and...
by All Things Dog Blog on Dec 14, 2012

Pet Loss Grief Counseling And What You Can Do To Get Over Losing A Pet

It is natural and understandable for pet owners who have formed strong emotional bonds with their pets to feel grief and pain when their pet dies. But it is important to understand that not all people understand the reasons you are feeling that way.
by Insure Your Health Yourself on Nov 19, 2012


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