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How to Prepare for Your In-Home Euthanasia Appointment

Saying goodbye to a beloved pet is an incredibly difficult experience that no pet owner wants to face or think about in advance so it’s completely natural to have many questions and/or concerns about how to prepare for an in-home euthanasia appointment. Based on our years of experience helping families to navigate this emotional process,…

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Helping Pets with the Loss of a Housemate

Losing a furry companion can be an emotionally challenging time for both humans and their surviving pets. Just like humans, animals also experience grief and require support during this period. If you find yourself in a situation where you need to help your remaining pet cope with the loss of their housemate or furry friend,…

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How Do You Know When It’s Time to Say Goodbye to Your Beloved Pet?

Saying goodbye to a beloved pet is one of the most difficult decisions a pet owner may face. Our pets become cherished members of our families, providing us with unwavering love and companionship. However, there may come a time when their quality of life deteriorates, and we must consider euthanasia as a compassionate option. Being…

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Should Kids Be Present for the Euthanasia of Their Beloved Pets?

The loss of a cherished pet is a heart-wrenching experience that can be particularly challenging for children. When faced with the decision to euthanize a beloved pet, parents often grapple with whether to include their children in the process. In many cases, this might be a child’s first experience with death and grief, so it…

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Should Other Pets Be Present During the Euthanasia?

The euthanasia of a beloved furry family member is an emotional decision that no pet owner ever wants to make. It’s a moment filled with sorrow, but also an opportunity to provide a peaceful and pain-free departure for our loyal companions. One question that often arises in these difficult moments is whether other pets should…

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