Top tips to take on the loss of a pet
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Many of us who like animals are considered as members of the family and in their own way give us their love when they are alive. The loss of a pet is something that can be very hard, especially if you have been with us for many years in the family.
It is necessary to recognize that it is not easy to accept that our friend will not return, nor those wonderful moments of madness and joy that we spent together.
Tips to assume that we have lost our pet
If you have recently lost your pet, you should not hide the feelings. The fact of being able to let off steam and share feelings with a family member or friend is highly recommended in order to overcome the losses.
The pain that you feel can become very deep. You must consider it as something very normal. It is logical that you find yourself sad, especially if you have spent many years with that pet, as well as because you wanted her as a member of the family.
Do not deny the pain and you have to be honest with yourself. It is necessary that little by little you accept that you are sad. In this way you can overcome the duel more easily, although this is something that can take time.
Each person has their own sensitivity and some, to say goodbye to their pet they decide to incinerate it or even bury it in some land of their property. In Spain, burying a dog is not legal. Therefore, it is logical that the cemeteries of animals have proliferated.
A very common question that many people who have just lost a pet, is if it is a good idea to have another animal after the loss. Each person needs their time to overcome their grief before having a new pet. It is necessary that until you have completely overcome the duel, you do not have another.