Deciding if you should you adopt a new cat or kitten after the death of your beloved animal isn’t easy. Some bereaved pet lovers feel guilty, sad, or confused about adopting a cat or buying a kitten from a pet store. Others are worried about opening their hearts to another experience of great love and loss.
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How do you know if you should give your dog away? Surrendering or rehoming a dog is painful, but it might be the best decision you could make for your family – and your dog. We had to give our dog away; it was the right thing for us to do, but it was a terrible decision to have to make.
You are normal if you’re filled with regret and guilt after putting your dog to sleep. How do you find peace of mind? You can’t… Read More »How to Find Peace of Mind After Putting Your Dog to Sleep
You are not alone if you accidentally hurt your beloved furry friend or animal companion. Coping with guilt after your pet dies is more common than you think, even if you chose to put your furry friend down for health reasons. These tips on how to cope with guilty feelings after your pet dies will show you that you are not alone, and help you heal.
Should you put your dog to sleep because of a torn ACL, painful injury, or uncontrollable peeing? Is it too soon, or is pain or old age getting the best of your beloved friend? Putting your dog to sleep is a difficult decision, but here are a few signs it’s time.
You knew losing your cat would be sad, but the pain you feel after your cat’s death may be overwhelming. When Zoey died, for weeks all I could think was, “I miss my cat so much.” If you’re sad and lonely without your cat, you’ll find words of comfort and compassion here.