Good article for pet owners who are coping and caring for a sick pet. This type of grief can be serious for a pet owner because in the end, pets are our family.
The article, How your pet’s illness could put your mental health at risk, by CNN WIRE states
“It was a difficult season of loss for Sean Owens’ family.
Shortly after his father died of kidney cancer in 2010, his mother’s beloved black Labrador retriever mix — Mary Margaret, or Maggie — was diagnosed with hemangiosarcoma, a rapidly growing tumor of the blood vessels. Maggie had a history of health problems, and Owens’ mother was distraught.”
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