The loss of a pet can be a tragic event. The emotions we have as a result of this loss are real, justifiable and nothing to be ashamed of. It is important to allow yourself to grieve and in many cases, it helps to talk about your feelings with others. Our team understands these feelings, as many of us have dealt with the loss of a treasured pet. There are also other organizations, such as the Ottawa-Carleton Pet Loss Support Group, that have been developed to help community members through the difficult times. Please don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any questions regarding this issue.