— The loss of a pet is painful, but Harberts offers comfort during that most emotional time.
— I recently talked to a woman about her son dying, and I found myself digging from my well of experience in grief with the passing of my kitties.
— A pet hospice devised this method of adding some objectivity into this highly emotional situation.
— Although I wanted Nixie to live forever, I couldn’t be selfish -- I owed it to her to spare her pain, but I also didn’t want to say goodbye too soon.
— Pet memorials can be cat-hair jewelry, taxidermy, or a portrait made from your cat's ashes.
— My Siouxsie is ancient as cats go, and even though she’s still healthy, it sometimes hits me that she’s going to die sooner rather than later.
— I know now that cats mourn the loss of their special humans, as much if not more than we do.
— Just like people, cats must process grief after losing an animal or human friend. Here's how to help.
— I imagine the reception that Dad received in Heaven was filled with barks and purrs, whinnies and moos, and even some chirps and screeches.
— A post on the famous cat's Facebook page reports the fierce feline passed away in the night, and it's a sad day for Catster and cat-lovers.
— After the loss of a cat, help your child move through the grieving and healing process.
— Giving a cat we called "Grimy" a dignified end illustrates not only the staggering number of feral cats but also the callous attitude that prevails.
— How have your cats acted when one of the pack crosses the Bridge? In my case, they've helped smooth out the change.
— Duke has had feline leukemia since birth, but he's now living the rest of his days in peace and happiness.
— She had beautiful striped legs and icy blue eyes, but her inner spirit and sweetness exceeded that.
— We hate to think about it, but planning can reduce stress for you and your cats and all involved.
— My story doesn't have a happy ending, but I want to share it so others will know help is available.
— The victory is a tribute to this superaffectionate cat with a knack for eating, who crossed the Rainbow Bridge in October.
— It's not fun to think about the Rainbow Bridge, but these might bring peace and beauty to your mourning process.
— For some people, preserving their cats fills the hole left in their hearts. What do you think?
— When one of my beloved cats died, the others rallied around to keep me happy.
— "We knew the final gift we had to give Jazz was finding the grace, beauty, and dignity of letting him go."
— A glance at my beloved cats' ash urns and collars brings back the pain of Dahlia’s death. I wonder if my heart will fully heal.
— Success in rescue is not measured by how much they end up loving you, but by the fact that you stood by them when others would or could not.
— The kitten gained fame wearing a crocheted mushroom while recovering from a crow attack.
— Take a moment to remember this remarkable cat, who met his owners on the train platform every day.
— I want to remember the amazing cat you are, were, and will always be. I want to keep you present in my heart. So I'm writing this letter.
— I suspected neglect, but I never had hard proof. Could I have done more? If so, what?
— The longhaired cat was a part of our family. The call saying it was time for her to go came too soon.
— I don't remember burying deceased pets when I was a kid, but I think some sort of closure is healing and honors the life of the animal.