Dealing with the loss of a pet can be a long and painful process. If you or someone you know is struggling with the death of a pet, you may find the following resources to be helpful.

We also recommend Moira Allen's book, Coping with Sorrow on the Loss of Your Pet. Her book is available on Amazon.com in print and on Kindle.

Support Groups

AEVS Pet Loss & Grief Support Group

Location: 7721 Flying Cloud Drive, Eden Prairie, MN 55344
Phone: 952-746-5752

Animal Humane Society Pet Loss Support Group

Location: 845 Meadow Lane N, Golden Valley, MN 55422
Phone: 763-849-2205 or 612-730-6016
Website: www.animalhumanesociety.org

AERC

Location: 1163 Helmo Avenue N, Oakdale, MN 55128
Phone: 651-501-3766 or 651-501-3759 x 114
Contact: Heidi Brenegan
Website: www.aercmn.com

Companion Animal Love, Loss & Memories Group

Location: University of Minnesota
1365 Gortner Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55108

Phone: 612-624-9372
Website: www.vmc.umn.edu

Counselors

Lisa Havelin Pet Loss & Grief Counseling

Location: 2 Hingham Circle, Mendota Heights, MN
Phone: 651-230-4035
Email: lhavelin9345@gmail.com
Website: www.lisahavelin.com