Pet loss quotes can provide us with great solace in tough times, solace that is sorely needed.
After all, losing a beloved pet can be as heart-wrenching and difficult a time as losing any other family member. As animal lovers, it’s inevitable that we develop extremely close bonds with our pets and so there can be real feelings of loss and grief when we lose a pet. At such times, it’s important to remember that it’s okay to grieve; it’s also important to remember the good times we shared too, and to be thankful for them. And that’s where the best quotes about pet loss can be a real help and a source of strength.
And so we hope you enjoy reading this collection of the most moving and memorable pet loss quotes, and take comfort from them, in knowing you’re not alone and others share your pain and have sympathy.
Beautiful Pet Loss Quotes
“And they all said ‘I’m sorry for your loss,’ as if you were someone who could ever be taken from me.” ~ Robert Brault
“Until one has loved an animal, a part of one’s soul remains unawakened.” ~ Anatole France
“Grieve not, Nor speak of me with tears, But laugh and talk of me as if I were beside you there.” ~ Isla Paschal Richardson
“And can it be that in a world so full and busy, the loss of one weak creature makes a void in any heart, so wide and deep that nothing but the width and depth of eternity can fill it up!” ~ Charles Dickens
“Goodbyes are not forever. Goodbyes are not the end. They simply mean I’ll miss you until we meet again.” ~ Anonymous
“It is a fearful thing to love what death can touch.” ~ Anonymous
“There are moments which mark your life. Moments when you realize nothing will ever be the same and time is divided into two parts, before this, and after this.” ~ Anonymous
“Like a bird singing in the rain, let grateful memories survive in time of sorrow.” ~ Robert Louis Stevenson
“If having a soul means being able to feel love and loyalty and gratitude, then animals are better off than a lot of humans.” ~ James Herriot
“Mourning is love with no place to go.” ~ Anonymous
“God’s finger touched him, and he slept.” ~ Alfred Lord Tennyson
“Death ends a life, not a relationship.” ~ Mitch Albom
“Guilt is perhaps the most painful companion of death.” ~ Coco Chanel
“When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight.” ~ Kahlil Gibran
“The risk of love is loss, and the price of loss is grief. But the pain of grief is only a shadow when compared with the pain of never risking love.” ~ Hilary Stanton Zunin
“A pet is never truly forgotten until it is no longer remembered.” ~ Lacie Petitto
“You need to look no further than your heart to find me.” ~ Anonymous
What we have once enjoyed we can never lose; all that we love deeply becomes a part of us.” ~ Helen Keller
“There is no death, only a change of worlds.” ~ Chief Seattle
“I believe all animals were created by God to help keep man alive.” ~ Iwao Fujita
“To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die.” ~ Thomas Campbell
Pet Loss Quotes
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