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Updated Jul 09, 2020

Have to Bury Our Bird Today

August 23, 2009 by Anja G. - Elgin, IL

Good morning Mommies, After being up most of the night feeding my cockatiel water with electrolytes, her tiny body f...


Loss of a Pet

August 22, 2009 by Lisa J. - Tampa, FL

Hi mommas!!! Three nights ago, we had to put our 14 year old lab to sleep. She got sick very suddenly and her healt...


Loss of a Pet

July 24, 2009 by Carla B. - Dublin, OH

We just lost our 3 year old dog. I was wondering what kinds of things I could do to help my kids get through this ti...


Loss of Our Family Pet, Looking for New Dog

June 01, 2008 by Erin M. - O Fallon, MO

I am waking up this morning with a very heavy heart, and could use some resources and referrals for dog adoption. We ...


*****My Two Doggies Ran Away Last Night****

August 13, 2008 by Tricia H. - Gilbert, AZ

Hi ladies. I live in Settlers Point here in Gilbert. The subdivision is located off of Gilbert&Warner Rd. My two dogs...


How Do I Begin to Tell My 5 Year Old Daughter the Cat Died?

April 12, 2007 by Michele B. - Quogue, NY

I found my cat today. She was lying on the floor dead. I'm so sad and I know I will have to tell my daughter when s...


Need Advice: What to Tell Young Children That Their Dog Is Dying.

August 05, 2009 by Jeanne O. - Shrewsbury, MA

Hi there - Well I have a 22 month old and a 3.4 year old boys who ADORE our family dog. He is a wonderful black Lab w...


First Pet Fish Died Today

October 31, 2006 by Belinda F. - Bethlehem, GA

My 5 year old daughter brought home 2 goldfish from a Halloween party Saturday night. I just realized one of them is ...


We Need to Put Our Family Dog Down. She Has Recently Become Very Aggressive...

January 24, 2007 by jenbren b. - Fennville, MI

Our dog, Cinnamon has been in our family since she was about 6 months old or so. We got her from a pet store, no back...


Get a New Dog?

October 18, 2006 by lisa b. - Bonduel, WI

Last winter we lost our dog, she was 16 years old and just died in her sleep, although my kids were upset the took th...