Pet Grief Counseling by phone
University of Tennessee College of Veterinary
Medicine support line.
Monday-Friday 9am – 6pm.
Pet Loss Support Hotline
College of Veterinary Medicine
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
The Iams Company maintains a special
toll-free number for grieving pet owners.
The Iams Pet Loss Support Center & Hotline can be reached at:
1-888-332-7738 Monday through Friday, 9 am to 5 pm Eastern Time.
Dove Lewis Emergency Animal Hospital Pet Loss
Providing free pet loss support groups in the Portland, Oregon area
24 hour message line (503) 234-2061.
Long distance calls will be returned collect.
E-mails can be sent to grief counselor, Director of Pet Loss Support
Services, Enid Traisman, MSW at etjournl@teleport .com.
Visit their website at www.dovelewis.org
In New Jersey
St. Hubert's Animal Welfare Center
Meg M. Struble
Vice President of Operations
575 Woodland Avenue
Madison, NJ 07940
For the past 8 years they have offered pet loss support group
sessions at no cost every Tuesday evening at their facility.
Individual sessions are also available for a nominal fee.
American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
Pet loss support program hotline:
Phone (877) 474-3310
College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of
Website - http://vetmed.illinois.edu/
The C.A.R.E. Helpline is staffed by veterinary students who have
have received training by professional grief counselors and receive
ongoing supervision by a licensed psychologist.
People who are either grieving the loss of a companion animal, or
are anticipating a loss are encouraged to call our toll-free line at
: 877/394-CARE. If you are in the Champaign-Urbana area, our local
telephone number is 217/244-CARE (2273)
The Animal Medical Center
New York City, (212) 838 8100
Chicago Illinois VMA, (630) 325-1600 anytime,
Calls will be returned 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
(Long distance calls will be returned "collect")
Michigan State University School of Veterinary
From 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM Eastern Time Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
(517) 432 2696
(Summer Hours are 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM Tuesday and Thursday)
Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine Pet
Loss Support Hotline
Messages left during off-hours will be returned, at no cost to the
caller, during the next normal hotline shift.
During the academic year:
Monday - Thursday: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM EST
During the summer:
Hours vary, please call for more information.
The Virginia-Maryland Regional College of
Tuesday, Thursday, 6-9 PM Eastern Time (540) 231 8038
Washington State University, College of Veterinary
Pet Loss Partnership, Pullman, WA (509) 335 5704
Phones are Staffed Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 6:30 - 9:00 PM and
Saturday 1:00-3:00 PM Pacific Time
Messages can be left 24 hours a day. All messages will be returned
as soon as possible
Telephone (02) 9763 1104
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