Trusted Veterinary Resources

We have compiled a list of helpful resources for you in this difficult time. Please don’t hesitate to contact us with any questions.

Grief and Loss Support
If you or someone you love is experiencing suicidal thoughts, please call 911 or the National Suicide Prevention Hotline at 1-800-273-8255

24 hour pet loss support hotline: ASPCA National Pet Loss Hotline 1-877-474-3310

Local pet loss support group:
Human Animal Bond Trust
Weekly, on Thursdays
6:30-8:00 PM

DFL Solutions

Online pet loss support:

Day by Day Pet Support

The Pet Loss Support Page

Online pet grief chat groups

Individual Pet Grief Counseling:
Beth Patterson, MA, LPC, JD (303-817-8571)

Kids and Grief

Variety of articles and resources: Veterinary Wisdom

Age and developmental considerations for pet loss

When a child loses a pet

When a pet dies

Family-friendly ways to help a child after losing a pet

General information about pet hospice and palliative care:

Pet Hospice: Why you should consider it

Hospice: Providing end of life care

Animal Hospice 101