Additional Pet Loss Support Resources

Every pet owner deserves plenty of support as they are grieving the loss of a beloved pet. Visit these helpful links to explore additional resources to help navigate your pet loss journey.

C.A.R.E. Pet Loss Helpline, University of Illinois Urbana

Learn More Call C.A.R.E.


Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine

Pet Loss Hotline Hours & Contact Information

Phone and/or email message can be left for our staff 24 hours a day. Our phones are normally staffed during the semester Monday-Thursday, 7 PM-9 PM and Saturday 1PM-3 PM Pacific Time. While school is not in session and during holidays we have abbreviated hours and check phone and email messages Monday-Thursday and Saturday once daily. Email us at

Learn More Call the Pet Less Hotline


Association of Pet loss and Bereavement

An online facilitated chatroom for those experiencing a recent loss, offered six days per week.

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Find personal support resources, a weekly Candle Ceremony, a chat room, safe message boards, healing poetry (including the original Rainbow Bridge poem), and much more.



Lightning Strike Pet Loss Support

One of the original online pet loss support sites, created in 1996. Provides help for pet lovers with a pet loss message board, pet loss book store, additional website links and a Facebook page. 

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Dignified Pet Services - Pet Cremation Services in Portland

Cremation services for your dog, cat and other pets in a dignified and family owned setting.

Visit Dignified Pet Services