Living Right: Coping With a Pet’s Death

The average human lifespan is 72 years.

But most dogs will only live between eight and 11 years.

Cats: 10 to 15 years. 

With statistics like these, it’s inevitable that pet owners will have to say goodbye to a furry friend at some point.

Katie Boomgaard reports on ways to cope with the death of a pet.

If you or someone you know is having a hard time after a pet’s death, the ASPCA can help.

You can call their pet loss hotline at (877) GRIEF-10.

 

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