Do our pets grieve?

Recently I posted that our beloved Shadow had to be put to sleep.  We miss him dearly. Now I wonder, how will Precious handle the loss of her friend and housemate? Although they were not close in a way that they slept together and groomed each other, they did get along well, and appeared to…

True Love Worth Heartbreak

True unconditional love brings joy, companionship, and sometimes heartbreak. Yesterday, I had to send my sweet loving Shadow to Heaven. Today, my heart breaks. Nine years ago we were blessed to receive Shadow and Precious into our family. Shadow, my slightly nervous, sometimes scared, never one to venture, always full of love, kitty.  We would…