pets

0

The Loss Of A Family Pet: A Rainbow Bridge For Gus

Often we get questions about how to talk to children about the loss of a family pet. This is never an easy conversation, but a very important conversation. Many times this is the first time a child will experience the heartache of a loss. It may be easier to approach this subject by sharing a…
Read More

0

What You Need To Know Before Choosing Pet Cremation Part 3 of 3

To date, the most progressive association is called The Pet Loss Professionals Alliance (PLPA), whose members are supposed to voluntarily adhere to the most stringent standards in the country. Very few members of the public and veterinary community are aware of what these standards and definitions entail, but their literature can be obtained by either…
Read More

0

What You Need To Know Before Choosing Pet Cremation Part 2 of 3

Before agreeing to any service, be sure that you have received a written description of the service options offered  by the cremation company. In addition to this, be sure that the crematory actually issues a written guarantee that you will receive your pet’s remains and not just  a certificate stating that your pet was cremated….
Read More

0

What You Need To Know Before Choosing Pet Cremation-Part 1 of 3

When faced with the prospect of losing a pet, having clear and organized thoughts can be quite challenging, if not impossible. To complicate matters further, you and your family can find yourselves in the difficult position of needing to make decisions regarding the harsh realities that come with declining health and end of life care….
Read More

0

Puppy Mills And Cancer, Oh My!

Mom and Dad seem a little serious since they came back from BarkWorld. They talk a lot about things I don’t quite understand. “Oh, Wait, No, Gracie, I wouldn’t say talk, they are almost whispering like they don’t want us to hear what they are saying.’ Annie, stop interrupting me. I am trying to write…
Read More

0

Charlie, The Ladies Man

Hello, I’m Prince Charles, well sort of… Some may call me a flirt, a ladies’ man, even. But, hey, maybe I’m just a nice pup!  The babe dachshunds across the street, Annie and Gracie, yeah, they’re lookin’ good. They bark at me every time they see me, but I like to think of it as…
Read More

0

Pete – The Patrol Cat

  I must be quick. I need to make this post before the humans find that I have hacked into their system. My name’s Pete, I’m a three-legged feline that patrols this neck of the woods (literally, there are woods all around us). I’ve heard my humans refer to me as a domestic short-haired, but…
Read More

0

Annie & Gracie’s Introductory Post

Greetings everyone and welcome to our blog! My name is Annie and I am a chocolate dapple dachshund and I have a sister, Gracie. She is a silver dapple dachshund and loves her jewelry. We are 11 years  young and live with our pet parents Bob and Annette Jenkins, the creators of Let Your Love…
Read More

0

After Cremation, What Do I Do Now?

Many people say they prefer cremation but do they really know what cremation is? Cremation is a process that prepares the body for final disposition – burial, placement in a niche or mausoleum or kept at home. A misconception is that cremation is a final disposition like burial, but it is only a means of…
Read More

0

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…
Read More

0

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…
Read More

0

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…
Read More