What Not to Say in Pet Loss

18 Jun

Our society keeps death and grief at a distance, so we no longer know what to say when someone loses a loved one, especially an animal companion. After her recent loss of Amber, Ingrid King has written an article about what is comforting, and what may be unintentionally painful.

What Not to Say to Someone Who Is Grieving The Loss of a Pet | The Conscious Cat
consciouscat.net
As a society, we are not equipped to handle grief and loss, and many people don’t know what to say to someone who is grieving. This can be compounded when the loss is that of a pet. Even people who are …

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