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Sorrow, guilt, and anger are common feelings following the death of a pet, and you may think you'll never be happy again. However, there are ways to channel your emotions positively. One way is to create a memorial tribute to celebrate your pet's life and to honor the unconditional love and companionship he or she gave you.
This activity is not about shutting out grief; you'll probably shed a few tears along the way, but you'll also focus on all the good times you had with your pet. Remembering these times will help you come to terms with your loss.
Here are some suggestions for what you can do. If you believe it will help others to deal with their grief, enlist their help in these activities too.
When you're grieving for your pet, you may feel helpless and lost. At this time, it can help to do something practical. Creating a tribute to your pet encourages you to remember the good times you had together and to honor your lost pet.