Tag Archives: pet loss

Changing the Facebook page…

I’m so encouraged by the response I received from my most recent post.  Sooooo many emails and a couple of public responses.  I thank all of you for your kind words.  It meant a lot to me to hear, not … Continue reading

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So…what happens during telephone counseling?

After my appearance on our little local TV station the other day, hits on my web site and Facebook page have skyrocketed. There have been a number of inquiries (and a couple of new clients). There has also been a … Continue reading

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Journaling…

Whether you are grieving a person or a pet, journaling is a great tool for expression of that grief.  Here are some great ways to start… http://www.hellogrief.org/a-grief-journal-for-the-non-writer/

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George…

This is George. He died 5-10-10 and I still miss him. I’ve lived with lots of dogs during my lifetime, but George was THE ONE. I always said that no one would look at me the way George looked at … Continue reading

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Explaining Pet Loss to a Child…

He says below that “honesty is the best policy”. I absolutely agree and would only add to not use euphemisms. For instance, telling your child the cat is ‘asleep’ instead of dead. I also always recommend using the correct terms … Continue reading

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It’s just another manic Monday….

Usually my weeks are hectic, but I’ve coined a new phrase for this week:  ridicubusy:  so busy you don’t have time to say ridiculously busy!  The busy-ness always effects my mood…as does the weather.  Today, it’s snowing, blowing, freezing and … Continue reading

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Pet Loss…

“It is not just that animals make the world more scenic or picturesque. The lives of animals are woven into our very being – closer than our own breathing – and our soul will suffer when they are gone.”   … Continue reading

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