Things Your Deceased Pet Wants You to Know [9 Things]

1. They Are Happy and Free of Pain

Pet loss is an extremely difficult and emotional experience, but it’s important to remember that although your pet may be gone now, your pet is now in a better place where they are free from pain.

Your pet loved you and they wouldn’t want you to be sad or dwell on their death. They would only want you to remember the good times you had together and of course, even though they might not be here physically anymore they are still with you in spirit.

You gave them a good life and they loved you unconditionally and nothing can change that. Try to remember these things when you are going through difficult times.

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2. They Will Always Be With You in Spirit

It’s also hard to say goodbye to any pet especially when they’ve been part of your family and life for a long time. Although your pet might be gone they will still be with you in spirit. They will never truly leave your side and you should take comfort in knowing that. You are your pet shared a beautiful relationship that will continue even after their death. A certain peace comes from knowing this and I’m sure it will help you get through tough times.

It’s important to remember all the memories that you shared with your pet, remember the good times, and don’t let their death prevent you from living your life.

3. You Were the Best Pet Parent They Could Have Asked For

Nobody can ever take the place of your pet in your heart. Your pet also knows this. You were the best pet parent that they could have asked for and in reality, they were really lucky to have you. You did a lot of them and they appreciated it all. They loved you unconditionally and they were grateful for all the time that you spent together. You were their friend, protector, and confidante.

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4. They Forgive You for Any Mistakes You Made While They Were Alive

It’s natural to make mistakes as a pet owner. Sometimes our emotions get the better of us. Just know that your pet forgives you for any problems or issues you had while they were alive. Everyone in life makes mistakes and nobody is perfect. Try to understand that and move forward in life with a clean slate. Don’t feel guilty or dwell on things that happened in the past.

Everything is forgiven and forgotten now. Just remember the good times and keep them close to your heart.

5. They Know You’ll Miss Them, but They Want You to Be Happy and Move On

It’s hard to adjust to normal everyday life when your pet is no longer around, but your pet knows you’ll miss them and wouldn’t want you to be sad. They wouldn’t want you to be moping around the house or in a constant state of sadness. It will of course take time to get over them, and you should mourn them in your own way, so give yourself time to grieve, but also make sure to do things that make you happy. That’s what your pet would have wanted for you.

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6. They Want You to Remember the Good Times, and Not Dwell on the Sad Times

Although it’s natural to be hurt and feel pain and sadness, it’s also important to remember the good times you had together. You made some great memories, you should think about all the fun times that you had together and appreciate all the moments that you shared.

Life is about memories and we should hold them, dear, to our hearts and never forget them.

7. They Will Always Love You, No Matter What

A pet’s love never dies, although they are no longer in this world they will still always love and care for you. They will never forget the time you spent together and the love you shared. Don’t be afraid to reach out to them in your dreams and prays.

8. They Are Happy and at Peace

Knowing that your pet is happy and at peace now is one of the most comforting things. Especially if your pet was going through some medical problems and experiencing pain before death. They no longer have to deal with that pain and they can rest in peace.

9. They Are Watching Over You From the Other Side and Will Help Guide You on Your Path

You pet will always be with you in spirit and memory, even after death. They will be watching over you from the other side. If you are struggling with the loss of your pet you can seek guidance and support. They’re are many resources online for dealing with the loss of a pet and if you are really struggling there is no shame in seeking out some help. As someone who has lost 2 dogs I understand the pain you are going through and I hope that you will be ok.

If you need someone to talk to, don’t hesitate to reach out for help. We’re here for you. <3

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