Pet Loss Resources
Grief Counseling by Telephone - A list of numbers worldwide, last updated March 26, 2012.
Association for Pet Loss and Bereavement - Has support groups and counselors in 28 US states and Canada
Pet Loss Discussion Board - By far the most active pet loss support message board -- so at this time, it's the only one I can recommend. It's moderated well, and is a safe, friendly place to post your thoughts and get some support.
Online Pet Memorials
Immortal Pets - Create an online memorial for your departed pet quickly, to which visitors can post memories of your pet. Offers an easy-to-use interface and allows you to post up to 100 pictures of your furbaby.
ILovedMyPet.com - Put a memorial for your pet online for 3 months. After that, it's a nominal fee, with 100% of ILovedMyPet.com's profits being donated to The Humane Society of the United States and The Canadian Federation of Humane Societies.
Card and E-cards
Pet Loss Sympathy Cards - Has both ecards and regular paper cards, with an easy-to-use interface.
Bluemountain - The classic ecard site, still one of the best.
Pet Urns - If you have your pet cremated, I highly recommend getting a nice urn for them to keep their memory forever.
Poetry and Stories
Healing and Inspirational Poetry and Stories - Large collection of some of the best free poetry on the Internet.
Animals and The Afterlife
Animals in Heaven - Verses from the Bible that discuss the immortality of animals.
Organizations That Help Animals
Wildlife Warriors - The conservation group founded by the late "Crocodile Hunter" Steve Irwin
Spay USA - Every year, 7 million animals are killed in the USA by animal shelters. Do your part to prevent this tragedy by helping to control animal overpopulation.
Pet Adoption & Fostering
Pet Finder - Adopt an animal and you save a life. When the time comes to consider owning a pet again, this is the best way to ease yourself back into it.
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