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“Furever”, Coping With Your Pet’s Death

I had the wonderful opportunity to be interviewed by a local AM radio station, 550 KTRS this morning to discuss the St. Louis Independent Film Festival showing of a documentary called “Furever” that will be shown on Friday, November 22, 2013 at Webster University in Webster Grove, MO.   Furever was produced by Amy Finkel….
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Navigating Grief

Navigating grief is never easy. And there’s no “right way” to do it.  But a good way to start walking down the recovery path is to write about your faithful friend.  It doesn’t have to be neat and pretty, just take out a sheet of paper and start jotting down random thoughts of what your friend was…
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Why Let Your Love Grow is a Win-Win for the Spiritually Conflicted.

Editor’s Note: The following is a guest column by David Remkus. David is a Vice President of Hindsale Animal Cemetery and Crematory in Willowbrook, Illinois. He offers a unique view of creating a living memorial. Ever since I can remember I have been fascinated by the concept of reincarnation. At the age of four, my…
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Gracie – The Pretty One

Hello, my name is Gracie.  I’m the one that my sister Annie calls prissy.  Well, some of that may be true. I am a silver dapple dachshund.  You see, mom and dad adopted me first and while they were visiting me, they brought out Annie, which wasn’t her name at the time.  All she did…
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The Cycle of Life…Let Your Love Grow

We’re very excited to have been recently featured on ThePhillyDog.com blog in the article The Cycle of Life…Let Your Love Grow.  You can read part of the post here and see the rest at ThePhillyDog.com. The Cycle of Life…Let Your Love Grow As devastating as it will be, I know that someday Dash will no longer…
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Why Returning Casey Chew’s Remains Back to Mother Earth is a Good Thing

We’re honored to have been featured on grief recovery specialist Clair Chew’s blog in the article Why returning Casey Chew’s remains back to mother earth is a good thing.  You can read part of the post here and see the entire article on Ms. Chew’s blog. Why Returning Casey Chew’s Remains Back to Mother Earth is…
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Let Your Love Grow: a Living Memorial for Your Pet

We’re proud to have been recently featured on the Doggies and Stuff blog in the article Let your Love Grow: A Living Memorial for your Pet.  You can read part of the post here and see the rest at Doggies and Stuff. Let your Love Grow: A Living Memorial for Your Pet When you lose…
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