Pet Loss

The following links offer information and support for pet owners who have recently lost or euthanized a pet, and need support through the grieving process.

Association of Pet Loss and Bereavement

We have all experienced the pain of losing a pet. The Association of Pet Loss and Bereavement has set up this site for support during this most difficult time. You will find inspirational stories, grief counselling resources, hotline number and many other resources including guidelines for helping children overcome pet loss
AVMA Pet Loss Support Site Listing
The AVMA provides this listing as a service to pet owners.  Many veterinary colleges offer telephone support for individuals dealing with pet loss.  If the page does not go directly to Pet Loss Support, scroll down the list to this headline.
Iowa State University Companion Animal Fund
This fund supports animal medical research programs, equipment purchases, and facility upgrades at the Iowa State University Veterinary Medical Center, and allows pet and horse owners to make donations in memory of their animals, as well as in honor of veterinarians or other people who have helped with their pets

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