Different people experience different emotions after the death of a pet. Sadness, anger, denial, guilt, and grief are all very common feelings. It can be difficult to deal with these feelings, especially if those around you seem not to understand, but there are many resources available to help grieving owners to heal.
If at any time we can help answer questions or discuss concerns, even after your pet is gone, please do not hesitate to call. We are here to be a resource and support for you. Listed below are some other excellent resources for grieving pet owners.
Support Hotlines -staffed by veterinary students with special training, please see websites for hours/info
Washington State University
University of Illinois
Whatcom Humane Society
360-733-2080 ext 3116.
Meet 3rd Thursday of each month, 6-7:30 PM. No fee or RSVP required.