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O'Fallon, IL 62269
Phone: (618) 632-3713
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Lost Pet Grief Support | Devoted Friends Pet Cremation

Lost Pet Grief Support Someone once said, “There are things that we don't want to happen but have to accept, things we don't want to know but have to learn, and people we can't live without but have to let go.” How true that is.

Today, as you face the loss of a cherished companion animal, we want you to know we are here to help you throughout your time of loss. Our collection of pet grief support resources includes a number of complimentary downloadable PDFs, as well as a 15-day Grief Support email series, titled Pushing the Clouds Away, with a companion pet loss journal. See a complete list of our downloadable grief resources.

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If you need immediate assistance in pet aftercare such as pet cremation services, please call us–day or night–at (618) 632-3713.

How We Can Help
Our pet loss professionals have put together a set of online articles and downloadable resources, intended to support you during this difficult time.
The Dynamics of Grieving
Everyone experiences grief differently. This page describes the changing, powerful nature of grief, and offers details on what you can expect after the loss of your pet.
Coping with Pet Loss | Pet Loss Support Resources
If you have recently experienced the death of a pet, this page will help. It offers you a list of suggested activities and insightful articles, and access to our downloadable resources.
How to Support Children after the Death of a Pet
The loss of a pet offers you a remarkable opportunity to shape the way they will deal with loss in the future. This page offers valuable insights for parents, grandparents and caregivers.
How to Help Older Adults Cope with Pet Loss
Grieving the loss of a pet can be more difficult for seniors simply because of all the loss they have endured in the past. This page details the ways you can help.
Inspirational Quotations on Pet Love and Loss
Our growing collection of quotations is divided into two categories. We have words in praise of our pets, as well as quotations on grieving their passing. We invite you to browse both.
Downloadable Pet Bereavement Resources
This is a list of the PDF grief support content available for immediate download from our website, subscription access to our 15-day email support series, and links to other resources.