Gary Le Mon has written an excellent article about how pets grieve the loss of their companion.
We often see people grieving the loss of their pet, but what about when the pet grieves the loss of their owner?
He explains signs of grief in your pet along with ways to help a grieving pet. ” Bereaved pets may show symptoms similar to those of grieving adults or children.”
Suggests ways to help a grieving pet. “Give your dog or cat lots of affection.”
He talks about your pet waiting for their companion to return and should you allow your pet to see the deceased.
Sometimes getting another pet can help.
He explains “Time Heals”
He has written an informative and encouraging article.