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Julie Axelrod

Articles by Julie Axelrod:

  • Grieving the Loss of a Pet
    17 May 2016

    When a parent, spouse, child or someone close to us dies, our loss is usually met with sympathy, comfort, and offerings of sincere condolence. We are allowed to grieve. We […]

  • Understanding the Loss of Your Pet
    17 May 2016

    The loss of a pet is like the loss of a close family member to many people. For some, the loss of a pet can be felt even more tragically […]

  • The 5 Stages of Grief & Loss
    17 May 2016

    The stages of grief and mourning are universal and are experienced by people from all walks of life, across many cultures. Mourning occurs in response to an individual’s own terminal […]

  • Explaining the Loss of a Pet to a Child
    17 May 2016

    Children are capable of understanding, each in their own way, that life must end for all living things. Support their grief by acknowledging their pain. The death of a pet […]

  • Choosing Euthanasia for Your Pet
    17 May 2016

    There is no simple way to accept when you need to make a decision regarding ending the life of your pet. This kind of purposeful death is called “euthanasia,” and […]