There are few things in life more difficult than the loss of a pet. During this incredibly challenging and fragile time, it’s important to be gentle with yourself. Be patient and honor your needs as they evolve. Don’t rush any part of the pet cremation or burial process. It’s ok to take your time with these important decisions, especially as you struggle with grief.
If you’ve decided to bury your pet or your pet’s remains, you can opt for a pet headstone. This is a nice way to memorialize your special friend. It’s also a good way to create a special place to visit and reflect on your memories with your pet.
This video outlines the process of creating a pet headstone. If this is a route you’re considering, this video is a good watch.
Remember that there is no right or wrong way to do any of these things. Do your best to honor the memory of your pet and your special relationship.