The Pet Loss Podcast

Navigating Pet Loss & Grief

About the show

Have you recently lost a beloved companion through accident, illness or age? Are you in the midst of caregiving for a terminally ill pet? You are not alone in your grief. The Pet Loss Podcast offers support, insight and compassion as you walk through this process. Drawing from the wisdom of veterinary professionals, counselors, trainers, her own personal experience and the stories of others, host and certified pet loss counselor Stephanie Lam looks at what it means to grieve the pets we love.

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Episodes

  • Making Sense of Grief Models

    May 23rd, 2018  |  25 mins 53 secs
    bereavement, bird, cat, cats, coping, death, dog, dogs, dying, end of life, euthanasia, grief, grieving, guinea pig, horse, horses, hospice, lizard, pet, pet loss, pets, rabbit, snake

    It turns out that there's more to grief than 5 stages. Stephanie gives an overview of four different grief models and how they might be useful for understanding your grief.

  • Handled With Care: Cremation Services with Trent Thompson of Caring Pet Service

    May 11th, 2018  |  20 mins 59 secs
    bereavement, bird, cat, cats, coping, cremation, death, dog, dogs, dying, end of life, euthanasia, grief, grieving, guinea pig, horse, horses, hospice, lizard, pet, pet loss, pets, rabbit, snake

    Ever wonder who cares for your pet's remains? Stephanie interviews Trent Thompson of Caring Pet Service, an animal cremation service located in Los Gatos, California.

  • Healing Choices You Can Make For Yourself

    May 1st, 2018  |  23 mins 37 secs
    bereavement, bird, cat, cats, coping, death, dog, dogs, dying, end of life, euthanasia, grief, grieving, guinea pig, horse, horses, hospice, lizard, pet, pet loss, pets, rabbit, snake

    What ways can you take care of yourself as you grieve? Stephanie shares the top healing choices that helped her through her most recent pet loss.

  • Hospice Care & In-Home Euthanasia with Dr. Gabrielle Ravina

    April 27th, 2018  |  53 mins 43 secs
    bereavement, bird, cat, cats, coping, death, dog, dogs, dying, end of life, euthanasia, grief, grieving, guinea pig, horse, horses, hospice, lizard, pet, pet loss, pets, rabbit, snake

    If you're caregiving for a terminally ill pet, you won't want to miss this interview with Dr. Gabrielle Ravina of Peaceful Paws Veterinary Hospice, a practice focusing on end-of-life care and in-home euthanasia.

  • The 3 Most Important Things I Learned While I Was Grieving

    April 9th, 2018  |  17 mins 33 secs
    bereavement, bird, cat, cats, death, dog, dogs, dying, grief, grieving, guinea pig, horse, horses, lizard, pet, pet loss, pets, rabbit, snake

    Host Stephanie Lam shares the 3 Most Important Things she learned while she was grieving the loss of her French Bulldog, Chubby.

  • Welcome to the Pet Loss Podcast

    April 9th, 2018  |  2 mins
    cat, cats, companion, death, dog, dogs, dying, grief, grieving, horse, horses, pet, pet loss, pets

    The Pet Loss Podcast offers encouragement and insight to pet owners grieving the loss of a pet - whether that's due to death, divorce, relinquishment or disappearance.