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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.

Goose Creek: Pet Rest Cemetery and Cremation Service, 225 N. Red Bank Rd., P.O. Box 904, Goose Creek, SC 29445, (843) 797-5735,; meets 7 p.m. the 2nd Tuesday of each month.


Columbia, Greenville, Spartanburg, Rock Hill: Pet Loss At Home, 8am-8pm, Seven Days/Week, Multiple Veterinarians, Better Availability, (877) 219-4811,

Moncks Corner: Lauren Orvin, Lowcountry Pet Hospice and Home Euthanasia LLC, Moncks Corner, SC 29461, 843-640-9755,, Serves the tri-county area (Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester Counties).

Hendersonville, NC: Dr. Lilian Herron, DVM, Hendersonville, NC, (828) 674-4946,, In home palliative, hospice, and end of life veterinary care, available through Upstate South Carolina and Western North Carolina.


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

Charleston: Faithful Forever Pet Loss Care, McAlister-Smith Funeral Home - West Ashley, 2501 Bees Ferry Road, Charleston, SC 29414, 843-722-8371,

Charleston: Good Shepherd Pet Services, Upstate SC 864-292-9281, Charleston SC 843-884-1109 or 1-866-332-3294,

Darlington: Pee Dee Pet Cremation, LLC, 118-D W. Smith Ave., Darlington, SC 29532, 843-254-9557,,

Florence: Companions Resting Place LLC, Florence Memorial Gardens & Mausoleum, 3320 S. Cashua Dr., Florence, SC 29501, 843-662-9712,'s%20Rest

Goose Creek: Faithful Forever Pet Loss Care, McAlister-Smith Funeral Home, 869 St. James Avenue, Goose Creek, SC 29445, 843-553-1511,,

Goose Creek: Pet Rest Cemetery and Cremation Service, P.O. Box 904, Goose Creek, SC 29445, (843) 797-5735, (see support group listing above).

Lexington: Midlands Pet Care, Inc., P.O. Box 1846, Lexington, SC 29071, (803) 356-1610,,

Mt. Pleasant: Faithful Forever Pet Loss Care, McAlister-Smith Funeral Home, 1520 Rifle Range Road, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464, 843-884-3833,,

Myrtle Beach: Heavenly Paws Pet Crematory, P.O. Box 5234, N. Myrtle Beach, SC 29587, 843-340-2087,

Piedmont: Good Shepherd Pet Services, Inc., 303 Ross Street, Piedmont, SC 29673, (866) 332-3738, (864) 845-5956,

Williston: Plumtree Pet Service, 321 Jaywood Road, Williston, SC 29853, 803-292-7377 ,,

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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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