Pet Loss and Grief
Buffalo Companion Animal Clinic is aware of the vast amount of information available on the internet. Our team has taken the time and evaluated the following sites. We trust the information the listed websites provide to you.
Argus Institute at Colorado State University
The Argus Institute provides free grief counseling and resources relating to pet loss and support to those making end-of-life decisions for their pets.
Online platform dedicated to companion animal loss and grief. They offer a grief support chat room, a grief support message board, an online candle ceremony on Mondays, and informational resources.
Association for Pet Loss and Bereavement
APLB has a pet loss and anticipatory grief chat room as well as resources regarding end of life and pet memorials.
Lap of Love Pet Loss and Bereavement Hotline
Answered Monday – Friday from 10am to 9pm EST.
Tufts Pet Loss Support Hotline at the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine
Pet Loss Support Hotline
Answered Monday – Friday from 5pm to 8pm CST. There is a 24-hour voicemail option as well.
Crisis Text Line
Text HOME to 741-741
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
If you are struggling and need support, these are not pet loss specific but are answered 24/7.
Family Means Center for Grief and Loss
The Center for Grief & Loss offers specialized therapy for complicated grief, trauma and life transitions.
Pet Loss Support Groups in the Twin Cities Area
Companion Animal Love, Loss & Memories Group (CALLM)
University of Minnesota Veterinary Medical Center
Second and fourth Wednesday of every month from 6:30pm – 8pm
Preregistration and screening is required: 612-624-9372
At Home Euthanasia Services
MN Home Pet Euthanasia
Lap of Love
Blue Skies Euthanasia