Pet Euthanasia at Home
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Some veterinarians are conducting pet euthanasia during home visits to make the process less stressful for both the pet and the owner. Pet owners are able to take their time in saying goodbye to...
Funeral homes bring in grief assistance dogs
Just over a week ago, I found out that one of the funeral homes in my hometown area has added a dog to their staff. Brooklyn will be working as a Grief Therapy Dog at the DeMoney-Grimes funeral...
University of Missouri launches new program to combat the grief of pet loss
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The University of Missouri has recently launched its new grief counseling program, Together in Grief, Easing Recovery (TIGER). The program, based out of the College of Veterinary Medicine, has been...
The Mystery of Animal Grief
The article presents information about animals experiencing grief when one of their own dies, displaying some of the same behaviors that humans do, including weight loss, lack of appetite, and...