The loss of an animal friend can be huge, their presence, character and the joy they can bring us in the living form is gone. PETA’s website writes about it with The Loss of a Companion Animal and here there are Ten Tips on Coping with Pet Loss and more. Saga also covers this here ‘Coping with the loss of an animal companion.’
Ben Fogle wrote a very special tribute to his dog Inca Ben Fogle: I owe everything to my dog Inca. Another moving tribute is Celebrating Sandye: My Tribute to One Very Unique Hen.
When a pet dies it’s a family tragedy by Maggie O’Farrell and Michele Hanson, The Guardian, 2nd March 2013
Grieving the Loss of Your Pet: How to Survive Your Journey by Rebecca Cagle is available on Amazon
My Pet’s Demise: A Flood of Sympathy – And Criticism Mark Silver National Geographic Nes
“If there is a heaven, it’s certain our animals are to be there. Their lives become so interwoven with our own, it would take more than an archangel to detangle them.” Pam Brown
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