Dealing with Grief

Pets are part of the family, so when they leave us, it may hurt. A lot. Grab some tips on how to best work through your pet-related grief and come out on the other side smiling about the bond you once shared.

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The Rainbow Bridge Poem Offers a Path To Pets’ Afterlife. Does It Help Us Grieve?

The rainbow bridge has become shorthand for the place pets go after they pass away. We explore the phrase’s origin and when it might—or might not—help grieving pet owners.

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A new book by CBS News correspondent Martha Teichner shares an endearing tale of dog love and the unexpected friendship between their two matchmaking humans.

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What You Go Through—and What You Can Do—When Grieving the Loss of a Pet

Don’t shy away from the feelings that come with the death of a pet, our expert says.