The loss of a beloved pet is handled the same as with our family and friends passing. To help with your grief and to honor your pet, we’ve provided some resources for your family. To learn about our pet cremation and aftercare options please visit our services page.

Organizations we belong to:

International Association of Pet Cemeteries and Crematories

Mobile Vets for At Home Care:

Dr. Shannon Rich – 720-984-4510,
Dr. Cahill – 303-307-1995


A.C.C.E.S.S. Animal Critical Care & Emergency Services
1597 Wadsworth Blvd.
Lakewood, CO 80214

AESC—Animal Emergency & Specialty Center
17701 Cottonwood Drive
Parker, CO 80134

VCA All Pets Animal Hospital
5290 Manhattan Circle
Boulder, CO 80303

Books List:

Cat Heaven by Cynthia Rylant
Dog Heaven by Cynthia Rylant
Pet Parents: A Journey Through Unconditional Love and Grief, by Coleen Ellis

Grief Counseling Services Recommended:

A Hole in My Heart: A Child’s Guide to Pet Loss

Sandra Coffin, Pet bereavement counselor


Beth Patterson, Counseling Center of Cherry Creek, Denver

The Association of Pet Loss and Bereavement (APLB)

Grief counseling by phone or state (for in-person counseling)

Pet loss advice, personal stories, poems & spirituality

Hotline for support groups and counselors

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine support hotline

Pet Loss Support Group of the Denver Are Veterinary Society

Pet Loss Support- Colorado Animal Rescue Association
Meets every Friday 5:30 at Alternative, 103 S. Wasatch Ave. Colorado Springs