Pet Sympathy Quotes
Anyone who has lost a dear pet, whether it’s a dog, cat, bird, horse or fish I want to let you know that you have my deepest empathy. I know the sorrow and pain you are experiencing first hand. Losing our pet can be devastating and heartbreaking. Each person will handle this loss differently, which is why pet sympathy quotes was put together. It is here to help you express your feelings and cope with this tragic event. It is difficult to know what the proper etiquette is to do at this time. What do you do? What do you say to someone who has just lost his or her pet? How do you let them mourn?
Pet loss quotes and loss of pet quotes can be used along side pet sympathy quotes in a variety of manners. Some of the more creative uses have been with inscriptions for hand made personal gifts, memory books and sympathy cards. Writing of fond memories that you shared, a short personal note or a heartfelt message acknowledging the loss can go a long way. It can be daunting and difficult to write exactly what you are feeling in a card or memory book, but I have accumulated an extensive list of quotes, sayings and poems that will help with your sympathy message.
Our pets mean so much to us. I hope that these pet sympathy quotes help you and others know that you care for them and are thinking about them during these difficult sorrow filled times. Pet Sympathy Quotes are ideal for people who need to know that you are there for them and that you care.
Pet Sympathy Quotes
I think dogs are the most amazing creatures; they give unconditional love. For me they are the role model for being alive. —
When I play with my cat, who knows whether she is not amusing herself with me more than I with her. —
…he is pure air and fire; and the dull elements of earth and water never appear in him, but only in patient stillness while his rider mounts him: he is indeed a horse… —
It’s the things in common that make relationships enjoyable, but it’s the little differences that make them interesting. —
At one time a synod of the Catholic Church was held in which the question of whether or not animals had a soul was discussed very seriously: would good dogs go to paradise and bad ones, who stole slices of lamb, burn in hell eternally. The denial of the soul was voted: it is enough for the honor of the species that the question was posed. —
All that is worth cherishing in this world begins in the heart not the head. —
We learn only when it is too late that the marvel is the passing moment. —
The death of a pet can trigger a grief response that is as deeply felt as when a friend or family member dies. —
The reason a dog has so many friends is that he wags his tail instead of his tongue. — Unknown
Heartbreak is life educating us. —
All that is worth cherishing begins in the heart, not the head. —
I have sometimes thought of the final cause of dogs having such short lives and I am quite satisfied it is in compassion to the human race; for if we suffer so much in losing a dog after an acquaintance of ten or twelve years, what would it be if they were to live double that time? —
His ears were often the first thing to catch my tears. —
What the heart has once owned and had, it shall never lose. —
Dogs don’t know about beginnings, and they don’t speculate on matters that occurred before their time. Dogs also don’t know — or at least don’t accept — the concept of death. With no concept of beginnings or endings dogs probably don’t know that for people having a dog as a life companion provides a streak of light between two eternities of darkness. —
Death is the passing of life. And life is the stringing together of so many little passing’s. —
I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge, Myth is more potent than history, Dreams are more powerful than facts, Hope always triumphs over experience, Laughter is the cure for grief, Love is stronger than death. —
Here Shock, the pride of all his kind, is laid, Who fawned like man, but ne’er like man betrayed. —
A person who has never owned a dog has missed a wonderful part of life. — Bob Barker
It is a fearful thing to love what death can touch. —
When we honestly ask ourselves which person in our lives means the most us, we often find that it is those who, instead of giving much advice, solutions, or cures, have chosen rather to share our pain and touch our wounds with a gentle and tender hand. The friend who can be silent with us in a moment of despair or confusion, who can stay with us in an hour of grief and bereavement, who can tolerate not knowing, not curing, not healing and face with us the reality of our powerlessness, that is a friend who cares. —
The average dog is a nicer person than the average person. —
If you have a dog, you will most likely outlive it; to get a dog is to open yourself to profound joy and, prospectively, to equally profound sadness. —
A true friend is the greatest of all blessings, and the one which we take the least thought to acquire. —
Unlike some people who have experienced the loss of an animal, I did not believe, even for a moment, that I would never get another. I did know full well that there were just too many animals out there in need of homes for me to take what I have always regarded as the self-indulgent road of saying the heartbreak of the loss of an animal was too much ever to want to go through with it again.To me, such an admission brought up the far more powerful admission that all the wonderful times you had with your animal were not worth the unhappiness at the end. — Cleveland Armory
Pet sympathy quotes.
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