After a pet has passed, it can be difficult to get used to. If you are suffering any form of grief, don’t do it alone. There are many places that can help you.
The Iams Company maintains a special toll-free number for grieving pet owners.
The Iams Pet Loss Support Center & Hotline can be reached at:
1-888-332-7738 Monday through Friday, 8 am to 5 pm.
St. Hubert’s Animal Welfare Center
Meg M. Struble
Vice President of Operations
575 Woodland Avenue
Madison, NJ 07940
For the past 8 years they have offered pet loss support group sessions at no cost every Tuesday evening at their facility.
Individual sessions are also available for a nominal fee.
American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA)
Dr. Stephanie LaFarge, Director of Counseling Services
Free counseling sessions are offered.
Telephone: (212) 876-7700, ext. 4355
Beeper: (800) 946-4646 PIN Number: 140-7211
Leave your telephone number and Dr. LaFarge will return your call.
Certified Grief Therapist.
Staten Island, New York
Home & office visits, Long Distance consultations, Groups (where appropriate)
Initial evaluation (by phone) available without cost.
Literature on loss, grief, mourning, hospice / comfort care management of chronic & catastrophic illness & behavior available on request