Grief Support

We consider our beloved pets to be members of the family. They are often our best friends and they give us unconditional love. At Homeward Bound, our professional staff is dedicated to providing the most respectful and dignified pet aftercare services.

With compassion and support for your family, we will assist with arrangements specialized to meet your individual needs during this challenging time

Whether your loved one is a dog, cat, horse, exotic or pocket-pet, Homeward Bound can help ease the pain of your loss.

Pet Loss Support Group - Resources - Pet Loss Books

Pet Loss Support Group

Homeward Bound is pleased to sponsor monthly pet loss support meetings for all pet parents in the Pikes Peak region and along the front range. These meetings are free and open to the public. Our support group meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month from 6:30 - 8:00 pm. The meetings are facilitated by Sharon River Hansen, MA, LPC.

Please help us plan ahead - RSVP to 636-1036 or to Sharon at (719) 488-3333 if you will be attending. Thank You!

UPCOMING DATES:

  • January 10, 2017
  • February 14, 2017
  • March 14, 2017
  • April 11, 2017
  • May 9, 2017
  • June 13, 2017
  • July 11, 2017
  • August 8, 2017
  • September 12, 2017
  • October 10, 2017
  • November 14, 2017
  • December 12, 2017

Homeward Bound Pet Memorial Center and Crematorium
318 Karen Lane
Colorado Springs, CO 80907

Pet Loss Support Group PDF

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Resources

Association for Pet Loss and Bereavement

www.APLB.org
This is a national clearinghouse for information on mental health professionals who provide pet loss support. There are state-by-state listings of pet loss counselors.
718-382-0690

World by the Tail, Inc.

www.VeterinaryWisdom.com
This company provides services and products for anyone who loves, lives, and works with pets. It specializes in grief support, but also provides other emotional support resources for pet-owning families and veterinary professionals.
888-271-8444

The Argus Institute, Colorado State University

www.ArgusInstitute.colostate.edu
This is a counseling program that is sponsored by the Colorado State University Veterinary Teaching Hospital. It provides counseling for CSU clients during and after the treatment of their companion animals. Pet owners who are not CSU clients may receive one free support session and educational material. They are available Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm, Mountain time.
970-297-4143