Are you grieving the loss of a pet? Are you riding a rollercoaster with your emotions and holding on by your fingertips? Are you looking for a way to understand your emotions that isn’t complicated?
The first several weeks after you lose your beloved friend can be the hardest. That is why it is so important to dedicate this time to healing.
Your feelings when grieving the loss of a pet
All of your feelings are valid and normal when coping with pet loss. Please remember that at all times. It is okay to be devastated, and it’s also okay to enjoy moments of happiness. Your experience of grief will be different from any other person’s, so there is no right or wrong way to grieve.
Take time for yourself
Taking a few days for yourself to heal is not selfish. It is an essential part of the grieving process. You have just lost a near and dear friend, and you must undertake mourning. My 12 Days of Healing Pet Loss Grief email course will help you when grieving the loss of a pet on the most challenging days, so that the days ahead can become less painful.
Twelve days of healing from pet loss grief process is a good length of time to tend to your feelings and begin to understand what you are experiencing and how to manage your journey and heart when grieving the loss of a pet.
After a loss, your heart hurts and it is raw. I show you how to love yourself and heal your heart by treating it as the sacred vessel of love that it is. Respecting yourself and honoring your feelings are essential parts of healthy grief.
Here is how my email support works
My 12 Days of Healing Pet Loss Grief course will help you navigate this difficult time in your own way. The course is flexible to help you find your balance when grieving the loss of a pet.
Over twelve days, I will send you emails containing information on grieving and mourning your furry, finned, or feathered friend in your own unique way. I teach you…
- What is normal grief, and what is abnormal. This helps you find your new normal and accept feelings that are normal and neutralize ones that are abnormal. With this information, you can find healthy ways to grieve and mourn your pet. You can avoid practices that cause more harm than good and dismiss myths that disrupt the healing process.
- About the 7-stages of grief. Keep in mind there is no exact order for these stages. You may feel angry one day, and denial the next, and then you circle back to anger. I will show you how to handle the seven stages of grief in a way that helps your heart begin to heal and restructure your pain. I also teach you how to recover from hurtful comments and dismiss myths that create mental hurdles to healing grief from pet loss.
- Because grief takes attention the course will also provide action steps to help you manage the days ahead. It is helpful to have an action plan in place so you know exactly what to do in this uncertain time of grieving pet loss. Guesswork can make you feel lost, but this course will help you find your grounding.
And so much more to support your loving and raw heart
I will share tips on how to go about getting a new companion. You don’t need to rush this part. When you are ready, you can begin to look for a new addition to your family. It is normal to feel guilty about finding a new pet or moving on too quickly, and it is also normal to be afraid of having your heart broken again by getting another pet. I walk you through this and leave you with parting advice that can make the transition to a new pet easier.
You deserve some time to yourself when grieving the loss of a pet, grieving, and mourning your pet. Twelve days to Healing Pet Loss Grief will be there for you, every step of the way.
Wendy Van de Poll, MS, CEOL is a certified pet loss grief coach, bestselling author, animal medium and communicator. Through her experience and working with others she teaches folks… grief needs attention so that it can teach the profound lessons of life. You can reach Wendy by clicking here. She also has many books on Amazon to help you on your journey. Her newest is Pet Loss Poems: To Heal Your Heart and Soul