This is not a one size fits all, as every situation and pet is unique, but this video does highlight a few things that all pet owners can easily assess from the perspective of their pet to help make this decision more clear.
It is not always easy to determine if a pet is experiencing a diminished quality of life. For a more quantitative view point, consider taking this quiz for your dog to see where they fall now, and chart how it changes over time.
It is not always easy to determine if a pet is experiencing a diminished quality of life. For a more quantitative view point, consider taking this quiz for your cat to see where they fall now, and chart how it changes over time.
Writing is therapeutic and can help with healing process after loss. We invite you to write a memoir of the life of your pet. Email it and your favorite picture to us and we will post to our Facebook page. Visit our Facebook page to read these heart felt tributes; no longer with us but not forgotten.
Unchained Melodies Dog Rescue (UMDR) is a volunteer based, nonprofit organization dedicated to freeing the chained/penned dog, and bringing our 'best friend' into the home with the family as a companion pet. Paws in Heaven has partnered with UMDR to provide deceased pets bowls, leashes, food and gently used bedding. Let us know if you would like to donate. For more information call 573-814-8073 or click the link below to their website.
Jason Nichols is a local artist, working out of Hallsville. He creates beautiful, personalized stone memorials for your beloved pet.
Have you ever wanted a one of a kind hand drawn portrait of your furry friend? Dennis Kendrick is a talented artist and can capture your pets unique expression. For more information contact him at: email@example.com
Second Chance, another rescue organization that provides food, shelter and veterinary care for dogs and cats in mid-Missouri, while they are waiting for their forever home. They have a donation bin at PetCo if you would like to donate directly and accept food, bedding and other gently used items.