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    How To Ensure Your Pets Are Cared For, Should You Pass Away

    No matter your age and health status, it is important to think about what will become of your family – including the furry members – should you become incapacitated or pass away. Shelters take in far too many orphaned dogs and cats because...

      How Much Do Dogs Understand About Death?

      I spent nearly half my life working as a veterinary technician. During that time I helped many dogs cross the Rainbow Bridge and witnessed others coping with the loss of a beloved human or a fellow pet. While they absolutely understand the concepts of...

        7 Things Your Deceased Pet Would Want You To Know

        At iHeartDogs and iHeartCats we often write about coping with the loss of a beloved pet. We do...

          Loyal Dog Found Guarding His Dead Owner Was Going To Be Put Down — Until Someone Stepped In

          William still isn’t over what he’s been through. Just a day after being rescued from a Los...

            Grief Therapy Puppy-In-Training Instinctively Comforts Mourners

            The death of a loved one is extremely stressful to say the least, and devoting your life to...

              Why Losing A Dog Can Be Even More Painful Than The Death Of A Loved One

              Has a friend ever confided in you that the loss of their dog caused more grief than the death...

                After Tragedy Took The Love Of His Life, Their Puppy Helped Heal His Broken Heart

                Keith Jones and Cara McCollum were the perfect young All-American couple. The two up-and-coming...

                  Great Dane Parents Need To Know About The Deadly Condition Called Bloat

                  40,000 – 60,000 dogs – mostly deep-chested giant breeds like Great Danes –...

                    Heartbreaking Photo Captures A Boy’s Tender Final Moments With His Dog

                    Children often learn about death through the loss of their first pet. Professional...

                      New Company Promises To Care For Your Pet In The Event Of Your Death

                      Most of us can’t imagine a scenario where we would be forced to give up or re-home our...