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?

petlossquotes01Pet 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.

Mourning the passing of pets

Pet Sympathy Quotes

Nothing to be done really about animals. Anything you do looks foolish. The answer isn’t in us. It’s almost as if we’re put here on earth to show how silly they aren’t. — Russell Hoban

If there is a heaven, it’s certain our animals are to be there. Their lives become so interwoven with our own, it would take more than an archangel to detangle them. — Pam Brown

The average dog is a nicer person than the average person. — Andrew “Andy” Rooney

You don’t look back a long time but down through it, like water. Sometimes this comes to the surface; sometimes that; sometimes nothing. — Margaret Atwood

The heart of grief, its most difficult challenge, is not “letting go” of those who have died but instead making the transition from loving in presence to loving in separation. — Thomas Attig

For those who love dogs, it would be the worst form of a lie to call any place where dogs were banned “Paradise.” Certainly no loving God would separate people from their canine friends for eternity. — Stanley Coren

No heaven will not ever Heaven be; Unless my cats are there to welcome me. — Unknown

A person who has never owned a dog has missed a wonderful part of life. — Bob Barker

The stars are constantly shining, but often we do not see them until the dark hours. — Earl Riney

God’s finger touched him, and he slept. — Lord Alfred Tennyson

Give sorrow words. The grief that does not speak whispers the o’er-fraught heart, and bids it break. — William Shakespeare

All that is worth cherishing in this world begins in the heart not the head. — Suzanne Chazin

Thus, blessed to those affectionate pets with oft-quoted sayings that will be a tribute to vocalize your love, sympathy and quest for reuniting. — Mark Twain

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. — Robert Fulghum

To spare oneself from grief at all cost can be achieved only at the price of total detachment, which excludes the ability to experience happiness. — Erich Fromm

There is always something for which to be thankful. — Charles Dickens

Death is the passing of life. And life is the stringing together of so many little passing’s. — Rabbi Rami M. Shapiro

There is sorrow enough in the natural way from men and women to fill our day; but when we are certain of sorrow in store. Why do we always arrange for more? Brothers and sisters I bid you beware of giving your heart to a dog to tear. — Rudyard Kipling

Until one has loved an animal, a part of one’s soul remains unawakened. — Anatole France

The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated. — Gandhi

The death of a pet can trigger a grief response that is as deeply felt as when a friend or family member dies. — Michael Murphy

When I play with my cat, who knows whether she is not amusing herself with me more than I with her. — Montaigne

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

They that love beyond the world cannot be separated by it. Death cannot kill what never dies. — William Penn

There are two means of refuge from the miseries of life: music and cats. — Albert Schweitzer

Pet sympathy quotes.

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  1. Thanks for the wonderful sayings…it helped me alot with the loss of my beautiful kitty..i miss him so much……

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