Saying Farewell to Your Pet

The K.I.S.S. Guide to Cat Care

Despite the best of care, inevitably the time will come when your cat will no longer be able to live a comfortable, worthwhile life. In this section I'll deal with cat loss and the heartbreak of having to say goodbye to your dear feline friend. Hopefully, I can give you the knowledge and the courage to make the best decision for your cat, when that time finally comes.

Tough decisions
Euthanasia
Burial options
Your own grief
Helping children deal with the loss
Pets also grieve
The right time for a new friend
A simple summary


Excerpted from The K.I.S.S. Guide to Cat Care by Steve Duno
Copyright 2001 by Steve Duno.
Excerpted by permission of Dorling Kindersley Publishing Inc.
All rights reserved.
No part of this excerpt may be reproduced or reprinted without permission in writing from the publisher.


 

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