Death of a Pet

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Getting a Pet

T.W. asks from New York

I would like to get a pet for my children. My husband is reluctant for us to get a dog or a cat for many reasons including that we still have one child still in diap...



P.M. asks from Harrisburg

My husband and kids REALLY REALLY want a dog. I REALLY REALLY do not want a dog (been there done that). How do we resolve this??


Kids Book to Help Deal with Pet Death...

R.D. asks from Richmond

Are there any really good children's books anyone can recommend to help a child overcome their grief of the death of a beloved pet? Ages 4-6... or whatever's good is ...


What to Do About My Dog?

T.H. asks from Baton Rouge

I recently found out that my dog has diabetes and we have been giving her insulin shots twice a day and she has gained weight and seems to be feeling better. The pro...


How to Explain a Dog's Death

R.P. asks from Sacramento

My in-laws just put their dog down this week. He was old and very sick. Since they are my part time day care providers, my three year old knows the dog pretty well....


Pet Bunny?

J.R. asks from Grand Rapids

My daughter fell in love with a bunny today, and really wants one. She is almost 4 and actually very responsible with pets. She would keep it in her room. Obviou...


How Is a Parakeet as a Pet?

S.H. asks from Honolulu

Anyone have a Parakeet? Good pet, yes? No? Was thinking of getting one, a family pet. We have another bird already, but it would be in a separate cage and we alre...


Pet Loss

G.W. asks from Philadelphia

today i had to put our dog to sleep she was a great dog my three year girl lexi is freaking out please help me help her deal with this


5 Year Old and Death of Dog

L.C. asks from Denver

UPDATE: I did fail to mention that his death was unexpected. 10 days earlier we were told he "may" have skin cancer. But he was doing fine, showed no signs of bein...


What to Tell 2-Year-olds About Death of Our Cat

A.B. asks from New York

My sweet cat, who's been with me for almost 18 years, isn't doing well, and I doubt she has much time left. I'm preparing myself for her death, and I'm also wondering...