Articles

What do I do next?

When your pet dies, you may not know what to do next.  You may even have a friend that their pet passes and you're not sure what to say. 

Click on the Articles you wish to read.  They are also in printable format.

  1. The Moment After Your Pet Dies
  2. Pet Loss and Children
  3. Natural and normal Grief Responses
  4. Helping Others Through Grief
  5. The Stages of Grief
  6. Looking at Loss as Transition and Change

All articles are written by Shaun O'Keefe, a Licensed Counselor and educator here in Madison.  Shaun is also Memorial Pet Services Grief Support group facilitator. 

Next Pet Loss Meeting

Date:Thursday, September 21, 2017
Time:6:30pm - 8:00pm
Location:Memorial Pet Services
4319 Twin Valley Road, Suite #15
Middleton, WI 53562
Facilitator:    Shaun O'Keefe (Click here to meet Shaun)
Price:FREE

Future Dates:
Thursday, October 19,
Thursday, November 16,
Thursday, December 14

Thank you for being so understanding when trying to make the right decision for our pretty girl “Lona” and helping us pick out everything we needed. You will never be forgotten.

Tony & Belinda Griffie

- Tony & Belinda Griffie

We recently lost a furry to a hit and run and even though it was almost closing time on a Saturday they were extremely helpful and sympathetic to our loss. Even though we didn't get any extras they sent us a signed card from everyone there . truly recommend them

- David Spranger