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Please note that dates and times of support group meetings often change without notice. Be sure to visit the website and/or contact the organization in advance to confirm meeting times and locations.

Ann Arbor: BLUE dog Counseling Pet Loss Support Group, meets at the Humane Society of Huron Valley, 3100 Cherry Hill Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48105. Contact Colleen O'Brien, LMSW, 734-635-0872, or Meets the 3rd Sunday of the month from 1-2:30 p.m.

East Lansing: MSU Veterinary Medical Center, Pet Loss Support Group. Meets the second and fourth Thursdays of each month from 6:30-7:30pm in the MSU Small Animal Clinic located on the southeast corner of Bogue Street and Wilson Road. Please call or email for further information. Free. Facilitated by Megan Spedoske, LMSW. 517-432-5967,,

Farmington Hills: Micky Moore, Ph.D., MSHP, Beyond The Paw Print: Transforming Grief Support Group, Meets the 2nd Monday of every month, Orchard United Methodist Church Farmington Hills, MI 48334, 248.701.2345,,


East Lansing: Michael Rogell, 2535 E. Mt. Hope Ave., Lansing, MI 48910-1913,,

Huntington Woods: Ruth Hiner, Safe Space Therapeutic Services, LLC. As someone who has been owned by cats and dogs for my entire life, I understand the pain that comes with losing a pet. I also understand the secret shame that we feel one others think we should "just get over it." I provide a safe place for you to explore your feelings of grief and loss when your pet dies and during the dying process. Safe Space Therapeutic Services, LLC, 26789 Woodward Ave. Suite 108, Huntington Woods, MI, 248-491-8152,,

Rochester Hills: Karen Duffy, LPC, NCC, Roots & Wings Counseling, 245 Barclay Circle, Suite 400, Rochester Hills, MI 48307, (248) 218-2576,,

Saint Clair Shores: Tricia Stehle, 29700 Harper Ave, Suite 1, Saint Clair Shores, MI 48082, (248) 840-5517,, Offers phone & Skype counseling.

Shelby Township Sandra A. Hann, MA, LLPC, NCC, The Self Center, LLC, 52188 Van Dyke, Suite 308, Shelby Twp., MI 48316, 586-255-7103,,

West Bloomfield: Shelly Molnar MSW, ACSW - (248) 877-4065,,ACSW_West+Bloomfield_Michigan_36318

Ypsilanti: Jennifer Blough, MFTT, Deepwater Counseling, 2046 Washtenaw, Ypsilanti, MI 48197, 734-203-0183,,


Please note that most veterinary clinics and many SPCAs/humane societies also offer cremation services.

Brighton: Heavenly Acres Pet Cremation Services, 4369 S. Old US 23 Brighton, MI 48114, 810 229-2838 or 800-458-4738 1-800-458-4PET,

Byron Center: Sleepy Hollow Pet Cemetery, 2941 64th St. SW, Byron Center, MI 49315-9436, (616) 538-6050,,

Clarke Lake: Partridge Enterprises Pet Crematory & Cemetery, 4705 Industrial Dr., Clark Lake, MI 49234, (800) 968-7387,,

Clinton Township: Paws & Remember of Southeast Michigan (Crematory), 44481 Groesbeck, Clinton Township, MI 48036, 586.465.1700,,

Crystal Falls: Jacobs Funeral Homes Pet Services, Jacobs-Plowe Funeral Home, 909 Crystal Avenue, Crystal Falls, MI 49920, 906-875-3072,,

Flushing: Pet Rest Gardens, 7185 Gillette Rd., Flushing, MI 48433, (810) 659-6114,,

Fraser: Adoring Pet Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 32720 Utica Rd., Fraser, MI 48026, 586-879-6469,,

Gaylord: Family Pet Cremation Centers of Petoskey & Gaylord, 2017 Dickerson Rd., Gaylord, MI, 989-614-1131,

Grand Rapids: Noah's Pet Cemetery & Pet Crematory, 2727 Orange S.E., Grand Rapids, MI 49546, 616-949-1390, 800-748-0184,,

Kalamazoo: Life Tails Pet Cremation, 6080 Stadium Dr, Kalamazoo, MI 49009, (269) 375-2900,,

Muskegon: Clock's Timeless Pets, LLC., Clock Funeral Home, 1469 Peck Street, Muskegon, MI 49441, (231) 722-3721,,

Ortonville: Your Best Friend Pet Memorial Park, 2275 S Ortonville Rd., Ortonville, MI 48462-8548, (248) 627-3368,,

Rockville: Oak Haven Pet Cemetery & Crematorium, 10950 Northland Dr. NE, Rockford, MI 49341-8627, (616) 866-2295,

Royal Oak: Faithful Companion Memorials, 4900 Fernlee, Royal Oak, MI 48073, (248) 435-7500,,

Saginaw: Riverside Crematorium for Pets, Riverside Animal Clinic, 1855 Midland Rd., Saginaw, MI 48603-4341, (989) 799-6490,

Taylor: AAA Dog & Cat Cemetery & Crematory, 25280 Pennsylvania Rd., Taylor, MI 48180-5028, (734) 946-5555,

Traverse City: Great Lakes Pet Memorial & Crematory, 1783 Perrys Loop, Traverse City, MI 49684, (231) 645-3976,,

Waterford: Union Lake Veterinary Hospital, P.C., 6545 Cooley Lake Rd., Waterford, MI 48327, 248-363-1508, - offers cremation, urns

Whitmore Lake: Green Oak Pet Memorial Services, 11096 Hi-Tech Drive, Whitmore Lake, MI 48189, 734-449-7000,,

Ypsilanti: Whispering Pines Pet Cemetery, 943 Wray Court, Ypsilanti, MI 48198, (734) 547-0083, WPPC2000@HOTMAIL.COM,

Apopka, FL: Greenbrier - Your Afterlife Pet Care Specialists, 3703 W. Kelly Park Rd., Apopka, FL 32712, 800-257-2107, 407-886-2620,, Serves FL, GA, TN, AL, MI; two registered grief counselors and registered pet funeral director on staff.

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Coping with Sorrow on the Loss of Your Pet is now available as an e-book (PDF) for just $5!
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When a pet dies, you want help... fast!

You'll find it in Moira Allen's Coping with Sorrow on the Loss of Your Pet. In a book filled with comfort, compassion and support, you'll find the tools and tips you need to:
  • Understand the feelings you're going through -- and find ways to ease the pain
  • "Say good-bye" with memorials, tributes and other coping strategies
  • Help your children and other family members deal with their grief
  • Deal with people who "just don't understand"
  • Help surviving pets cope with the loss of a missing companion
  • Come to terms with the guilt we so often feel when a pet dies
  • Handle the agonizing decision of euthanasia
  • Choose the best and most comforting "final resting place" for your pet
  • Determine when and how to bring a new companion into your home (how soon is too soon?)
  • Improve your chances of recovering a lost or stolen pet
  • Help a friend cope with loss

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