— When my German Shepherd, Hugo, died, it felt like a part of me had been clawed out and torn away. I talked to a pet-loss expert -- here's what she said.
— Heidi Wagner writes, "I was blessed to have him in my life for two months and five days. In that short amount of time, he helped heal my heart."
— We remember a brave little Pug who was left overnight in a box outside the the Charlottesville-Albemarle SPCA.
— Cane is dying of cancer, and the last thing his family can do for him is to make sure he goes out happy.
— My parents adopted Shea Farrell after only 5 weeks, but he didn't replace Jessy -- instead, he made us remember why we love dogs so much.
— A sadness circles the globe after her passing; friends and colleagues comment on her life.
— Our recent Monday Miracle was rescued and happy after spending years as a breeder dog.
— I'll soon be facing the passing of my beloved old dog Corona, so I started thinking about the ways, simple and otherwise, we can memorialize our pets.
— My wife and I opened Peaceful Pets Aquamation because cremation is bad for the environment -- and it's an idea that's stuck in the past.
— The device creates a meaningful dog memorial by combining ashes with soil and planting a tree.
— Some in the press say the late actress' gesture for her beloved Papillon, Sophie, is overindulgent, but wouldn't you do the same if you could?
— Putting your dog to sleep is hard enough; what’s harder is being unable to say farewell in person.
— New York City’s longtime rock DJ uses her fame to help people work through the pain of losing a pet.
— Some can't grasp our love for our pets, and it can lead to hurt feelings when one dies.
— As a friend's dog passed on, I reflected on my own dogs -- here's what I want to tell them.
— The Jack Russell Terrier, rescued from a shelter, was 23 1/2 years old when she died this week.
— We called her "The Bee's Knees," our little one-eyed sloth, our little monkey. She loved the ocean, and shrimp, and her rescued human, Lori.
— A pet hospice devised the Quality of Life Scale, which adds some objectivity into the highly emotional situation of considering euthanasia.
— Authorities believe the dog walker left them alone for an hour, discovered them dead, then dumped their bodies and reported them stolen.
— I have pet memorials, but I also keep a large stuffed moose that Speckles loved -- I still have it 18 years after he entered my life.
— Last week, I joined more than 1,000 dog lovers to support the Morris Animal Foundation; I'm among many people touched by cancer in dogs.
— After my dog died, I penned a letter in his name. His name was Grizzly, and he was a good boy.
— Patricia Cudd will enter hospice soon, and her last wish is to find Sherlock a good home.
— Her mother never should have bought her a new puppy in the first place. Get it together, Tish.
— As these pictures show, the controversial singer has been publicly mourning -- and she already has a new dog, Moonie.
— The dog was diagnosed with inoperable bone cancer, so his family listed all the things he would do during the time he had left.
— Tragedy strikes the noted dog lover again as her Alaskan Klee Kai Floyd passes away.
— A Pittsburgh woman is suspected of stealing Thor the Siberian Husky and having him euthanized.
— The Massachusetts Canine Response Team gives Mishi the black Lab one more assignment before they had to put her to sleep.
— The canine mascot for the Duck Down record label was an underground canine hip-hop legend. We talk to his owner Dru-Ha about his life.
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