Entries by Rob

I Haven’t Lost a Part of Me; I’ve Lost All of Me

If your relationship with your pet was so strong that he or she became a part of your identity, you may have the feeling that you are not sure who you are when your pet passes away. James was never seen in his Chicago neighborhood without Ricky and Lucy, his West Highland Terriers. As he […]

What Is Animal Hospice?

Animal hospice means maximizing end-of-life care until a comfortable natural death occurs or until the relief of euthanasia is chosen. New Animal Hospice Guidelines from the IAAHPC The International Association of Animal Hospice and Palliative Care has just recently released their updated Animal Hospice Guidelines.  While the document is geared towards animal health professionals, I wanted […]