The loss of a pet can be extremely painful, as painful as losing any family member. It is no wonder why since most pets are like family to us and share our everyday lives. They are like our children in the truest sense.
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The article, “Grief knows no bounds for pet owners” by Joanna Crossley states
“Is comparing the loss of a beloved family pet to a child purely shaming the emotions some people may feel? The connections we form and the love that we feel as individuals will always vary, it comes in many different forms and sizes. To pose an opinion such as “Comparing lost pets to babies is too far,” are you purely judging the emotions some people may feel? Or is your writer in fact the one undermining the experience of many grieving families? Of course, opinion is opinion.”
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