Grieving a pet is lonely

There's something uniquely personal about losing a pet that is different than a human. As humans we touch a lot of people throughout our...

Two dogs this year

While Ares was my inspiration for this site and my once-in-a-lifetime dog, he wasn't my first furry best friend. Zoey was. At age 19 I...

Moving on is hard to do

I wrestled with the idea of getting another dog right after Ares. Was I ready for it? Was I ready to commit the time and energy for a dog...

Kids and Pet Loss

There are so many mixed emotions when we lose someone to a debilitating disease - we grieve hard up front when we get the diagnosis and...