we miss them terribly. He was born with some bone issues. The Rainbow Bridge is the theme of several works of poetry written in the 1980s and 1990s that speak of an other-worldly place where pets go upon death, eventually to be reunited with their owners. Just to let them see that my spirit will be close to you Different people have different ways of dealing with grief and loss, but there are some general things that you can do in order to make it easier to cope with. Losing a dog leaves a hole in your heart, in search of teachers true And trotted along behind. We would love that. You looked so very tired, and sank into a chair. but think of joy and laugh again. you released me to heaven above. He died yesterday with his tail wagging and his head in my arms. You were so sick and I didn't know how to help you. She has been treated by vets, skin specialists, family vet. Invisible our dreams of days and times gone by. the pets who’ve shared our lives. Whilst dogs and cats are the most popular pets it would be wrong to ignore all the other animals that touch our lives. that’s why it’s hard to say goodbye I’m the smile you see on a baby’s face. but that was three years ago i’ve been thinking about him alot lately. and know he loved you too. And these fond recollections There are Kongs all red and blue and pink I meant to go back to the exhibition and write out the poem (no mobiles in those days!) We both needed each other. I’ll whisper my answer through the leaves on the trees, We all know that heaven has a place for all our pets! that you had the time you did with your wonderful pet. And I will never die. And since God put you here to share I’m the beautiful flowers of which you’re so fond, think not of when our lives turned sour. the risk of grief you’ll run. I was with you at my grave today, You tend it with such care. is plenty of food, water and sunshine, and our friends are warm and Talking about the death of a The years that you loved her and watched her grow old, I’m the hot salty tears that flow when you weep Or step back when we drop Blood tests have been done. And very little can help to comfort or console you as you grieve. I thank him for the happy years witching and sweet It turned out …, I Miss Gizmo Not rated yetJune 25, 2010 the company of animals. I cried for days and couldn't sleep. Thoughts were whirling through my mind in disbelief, that hidden under …, Our Timmy Not rated yetOur Timmy was our 11 year old Newf ( Newfoundland Dog ). The poems below are all for dogs and reflect why they’re called a mans best friend. While she, with purr and velvet paw She loved to play with …, My Little Jasper Jasper and I met 18 and a half years ago. never absent from your heart. in a place of warmth and comfort Do you know someone grieving the loss of their pet and want to offer support and condolences? The other is a six-stanza poem of rhyming pentameter couplets, created by a couple to help ease the pain of friends who lost pets. Not rated yetSHE MADE MY LIFE BETTER. How Can I help my 15yr old dog with really BAD die-off from yeast? A Heart Of Gold. Where together again we will rejoice, this earth is only one. then I remember, Indeed, there are many moving examples of poetry that was written to help the poet with the loss of a pet. Rainbow Bridge. I lost my Lily a few days ago. Of Four-Feet trotting behind. Pet Loss Quotes & Poems. Hopefully they will provide some comfort! Upload A Picture. They are grieving. When the Pet Was Put Down. a sparrow with a broken wing. Now I must go by some other round, To receive credit as the author, enter your information below. May I go now? One day you’ll see her and love her again. All of them. On the fridge, a photo from daycare Thoughtful Pet Sympathy Gifts Another kind way to console a grieving friend is with a pet sympathy gift. It keeps our dear ones near us And you’ll feel my presence in the soft summer breeze. The sobbing has ceased … When a … Author: Victoria Lynn. He told the owner if anything happens to that deal please …, Toby, the Best Dog I Could Ever Ask For  I first met Toby when I was around 11 and my dads friend in the military was stationed here and needed a place to stay near her base. The happiness you brought me, There is always food and water, and warm Spring weather. He was loyal, sweet, loving and loved. In the late 1980s I saw a lovely piece of calligraphy in a craft show. In the hearts of those she touched Her mother doted on her other baby from day one and ignored Annie's cries. but now you are no more. It is a special sanctum where they can rest and play, knowing we will claim them again some joyous day. I miss the snuggling, Boys! …, My Anna Girl (September 23, 1999 - March 7, 2012) Not rated yetWe lost our black lab Anna just yesterday March 7th 2012, to GVD or bloat . It is a cycle unlike any other. He was with me for 18 years of his 21 years. as solace for your grief . knowledge that they will be broken seems incomprehensible. I always had a notion, that people who have domestic …, Good Boy My wife and I, rescued Brutus when he was just a pup. Time will pass, and then at last They were ours as a gift, but never to keep. For I could never measure It has haunted me ever since; I have searched scores of poetry books & websites but never found it. Not rated yetI remember Nikki when she was fully grown. So when a beloved pet dies, it's not unusual to feel overwhelmed by the intensity of your sorrow. And through the grass we both did run, She …, Marco My Friend Marco – Dec 2006 to January 2012 To say to you with certainty, “I never went away.”. You infused all I needed to …, Different...an emptiness without my Boo! “Just this side of heaven is a place called Rainbow Bridge. I’m the warm moist sand when you’re at the beach. It's even more bitter because he died because of rat poison that I set out on my own. I’ll bet you’re peacefully lying Last year was a very sad year, as I lost several of them to age-related medical conditions. It was without a doubt, one of the hardest things I've …, My Cat Angel I had a beautiful male cat named Spitfire whom I had a wonderful life with. given. A great way is with a pet loss poem. …, My wee Max Max was a 6 week old pup when we got him from the rescue home ( I didn't want another dog because I had a dog called Mac for sixteen years, and I thought …, Letting Go ... February 7, 2011  Isaiah ...Letting Go of Holding On because you care so much for me, For others, the shock only makes the loss more difficult. It's an uncomfortable but inevitable part of pet ownership—at some point, it's likely that your pet will die, and you will have to say goodbye to the companion that you've spent so much time with. the time will come when we must part. Don’t cry Mum …, My little Shadow Man Not rated yetMy wee fuzzy "Shadow" came to me on January 12 2009, after I spotted his little face on line. But don’t let grief then stay your hand, There is plenty of food, water and sunshine, and our friends are warm and comfortable. My sweet boxer, Diesel was the most gentle and loving dog ever. When a beloved pet dies, the pet … I’ll never be beyond your reach Since many of the poems were e-mailed or mailed via US mail, we can not verify that they are all in the public domain. The breeder said that …, My Beautiful Mitzi I had to sadly say goodbye to my beautiful cat Mitzi, yesterday after a wonderful 12 years of having her in my life. Rosie, you broke my heart when you left me at only 5 years of age. All the animals who had a tired horse, a hunted thing, These are much longer and more in depth poems. We want to comfort them. The gate where once another stood Who has to decide this thing to do; There’s the dog bed with the patched up hole but didn’t do so. There are scratches in the wooden floor How can I treat him for this? Can stir me as much as hooves of horses I can still remember him as a puppy, where he fit solidly in one hand. But I can’t forget, if I wanted to, When a beloved pet dies, the pet goes to this place. Life as well as the death of a pet dog- a companion- essayed by the poet through his own study, belief and philosophy. I gently put my paw on you, I smiled and said “it’s me.”. I love him to death, but he got cancer in his leg and we had to put him to sleep. I’m right by your side each night and day And everywhere, hair. Nine days earlier she had developed a nose bleed. my wishes to achieve, One day we took him to the vet because around his stomach he looked bloated. You can talk to me through the Lord above you. Manes and tails flowing they gallop through time. and end this life with you. Friend, please don’t mourn for me and always will. and try to understand. Somewhere that does not carry the sound He was surrounded by me and Pager as we loved him through his passing. …. Prayers for Loss of a Pet A faint doggy smell hanging in the air It is comforting to know that when a beloved pet dies, they There’s a table with a chewed up leg I fought with all my might. Do you have a picture to add? I'm perched at my computer the morning chores are done, …, In Memory of Sabre Somehow I summoned the courage to do the inevitable this morning and euthanize Sabre. My cat Bandit was always special. He quickly became part of our family, bonding with each member. to them, who had to be left behind. Losing one dog a few years back hurt but nothing like the …, Neuropathy is a horrible thing My 11 year old Shepherd developed neuropathy his mind is as sharp as the day it was a puppy but his back end legs from his waist back went numb no quality …, Little orphan annie Annie was a twin goat. we miss them terribly. 10 Best Pet Memorial Poems. this...but I do. I know you feel blessed She has led a long life & enjoyed being doted on and spoiled. A voice is heard along the road, you and your special friend finally meet, you cling together in joyous It’s possible for me, to be so near you everyday. The day is over and I smile and watch you yawning I lost a treasured friend today “People tend to feel guilt either way,” Pich says. Before Rusty came into my life, I hated pets. The little dog who used to lay It was really a very good friend of yours. A million white horses forever to be. … And within your heart I long to stay. First, Maggie O'Farrell mourns her cat, Malachy. When a pet dies it's a family tragedy The death of a much loved animal can be devastating. The poems above were more general in their tone and aimed at the loss of a non specific pet. From the beginning, I knew he was …, Words From Lyric to Me I lost my Doberman quite a few years back. I hated …, My Broken, Broken Heart ! and keep them for my best friend belongs to them… So when we lose them it’s just awful. I stood by your bed last night, I came to have a peep. They each miss someone very special We all know that. When a Pet Dies Unexpectedly. He was diagnosed with SAS ( Subaoritic Stenosis )as a puppy with a grade 3 / 4 murmur. Click below to see what other visitors to this page have said... Diesel and Dave Hi Edie, Maggie died at 8 years of age after a tragic, painful back injury. You did a great job raising Teddy, Pager. May I say goodbye to pain filled days and a new food dish to fill, They can be touching, heartfelt, stir emotions or work as a way to come to terms with the loss. and to precious moments Just this side of the Rainbow Bridge, there is a land of meadows, hills and valleys with lush green grass. Yesterday the 29th of May we had to have our beloved little Hugo put to sleep. "Until one has loved an animal, a part of one's soul remains unawakened. Then will you do what must be done, His bright eyes are intent. to bring us always close to those When a pet dies, it is a terrible loss. You’ll ever recover from pain you feel now. The loss of a pet can be such a difficult time. Thank you so for loving me. And you’ll see that the face in the moon is mine. She brought such joy and love …, Nikki, my awesome dog! There are many versions of this poem around the world, written between the decades of 1980 and 1990, but all have the same message. Don’t cry for the horses now in God’s hand. But I’ll take that vacant spot of floor I tried so hard to let you know, that I was standing there. Nothing to can prepare you for that loss. Sunlight streams through the window pane Click the button and find it on your computer. I can’t bare to see you sad, I’m still here Mum I’ve not gone powerful it may be, is an insufficient measure of the joy we have been and endless lonely nights? I’ll wrap these treasured memorials Although my eyes are filled with tears Thank you for all those wonderful years! Just this side of heaven is a place called Rainbow Bridge. Gizmo's in doggy heaven! I want this pup to learn. The best a bunny could have. the food dish used to be, He …, Bobby My Little Man Not rated yetMy boy Bobby was a 3 month old Whippit puppy when I got him. I'm still beating myself up feeling I could've extended his life at least one more year with …, I Miss My Baby Not rated yetMy loving Nikki was put to sleep on May 24, 2015. Feel He was a 6 pound Poodle who attached himself to me. Instead I’m just in spirit; I’m now an invisible bun. You sat there very quietly, then smiled, I think you knew … But will you, till I call him back Their spirits unbound. When it is time for me to go and (should his stay be brief) He was such a good dog...beloved....a real buddy to my son and his family. Horses, hamsters, rabbits and many more can be just as important to their owners as cars and dogs are to theirs. In subtle ways they let us know Those old and frail animals are young again. Often, other people don't understand Do you think the time is right? My body is gone but I’m always near. We would love that!When a pet dies, it can be a very emotional experience. Wherever my road inclined Your passing was the gateway to my learning. So if you really think, oh cat been ill and old, are restored to health and vigor. Although most people who have pets know that they will eventually have to deal with a loss, it's still an extremely sad time. Will you shelter him with tenderness Don’t cry for the horses. Where has the time gone? but our friendship will not end. I shall not fear the transient dark No coaxing rubs, no plaintive cry The size of your pet has no bearing on the amount of love you have for it. how small a price we pay for what we receive; our grief, no matter how Gizmo was 'my buddy'. Whether you are looking for some comfort after the loss of your friend, choosing what to inscribe on a pet urn or headstone, posting of your affection for your pet on social media, or creating a memorial tattoo or keepsake, you’ll find the perfect pet loss quotes and poems below. and I shall know, although I’m gone, their spirit still survives. Think not of this dark final hour, To view a copy of this license, visit https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0. to happier sunlit days For on this day, more than the rest, (You can preview and edit on the next page). I could now finally go outside …, When a Pet Dies; My Lily Not rated yetI want to share something to help a bit. it will. he walks besides you on crisp autumn days Rainbow Bridge. His eager body quivers. willingness to give our hearts with full Maybe for twelve or fourteen years, Entering your story is easy to do. As a result of her brother's silent grief, Anna penned these words. I want to reassure you, that I’m not lying there. Is the music earth steals from the iron-shod feet; In earthly joy and sorrow; The comfort and the pleasure. They can be used for memorial and funeral readings. unto a spot on the floor…. She was fine …, Rusty ! Old habits still can make us think Be patient, live your journey out . Only, stay with me till the end It is a kindness you do to me. He was always his own cat. I will lend to you for awhile Then select it. Has brought you homeless to my gate, Just as we remember them in They so often become one the most important things in our lives – members of the family, there to comfort us at our lowest points, the source of such happiness. The special one to me. until we meet above. And although time may bring new friends These poems look at the impact our feline friends have on our lives and how we miss them. that we could know today Purring there, without a care wherever you may go. (optional), This website is offered for your interest and education only. He was born in a group of 4 siblings, and was the only one that looked Siamese. It was a poem about the death of a cat and, as far s I can remember it, it talked about the things that the cat had done, eg climbing trees. You were my best friend Our bond will be renewed just as it was before; the undying love of a pet you cannot ask for more. This morning, at 6:42 AM, I …, My Bestest Friend Po Po Precious Not rated yetWe got my beloved friend when he was just a pup. can really pass away. So can I take that step beyond It was about a cat at the end of its life and I think it was just about to be taken to the vet for the last time. I fed Annie with a baby bottle and from that moment …, Give me a sign, Baby Boy I found this site online when I was about to put my beloved dog/child Max down for health reasons. And from the folk that crowd life’s land Sometimes it just helps to talk about the loss of a pet. I’m everything you feel, see or hear. A Bridge Called Love . At last again I see your face, I didn’t want to go at first, I had a dog his name was champ my best friends dad gave him to me when i was three i had him for four years and then he got hit by a car i was seven at that time i was not there though i was at my grandmothers. Just type!...Your story will appear on a Web page exactly the way you enter it here. If you wish to return to Home Page you can do it here. She scratched the furniture and shed There’s a bag of treats near the sink and empty muted hall We'd love to see it. And hold me firm and speak to me Suddenly...he begins to run from the group, flying over the green grass, his legs carrying him faster, and faster. We can only assume they are. we hear them at the door But when he became sick I had …, My Adventure Man ~ Bandit! The pain is overwhelming. There is no right time to euthanize …, From Gracie to Auntie "Sandrwa" Yours were the first hands to touch me and send me messages of love, strength and comfort, while my mum drove the car. Day after day, the whole day through and to mourn for him when he is gone. of love and death that shapes the lives of those who choose to travel in One of the best ways is with pet loss poems. I invite you to share your own personal pet memorial story at the bottom of this page. I’m the first ray of light when the sun starts to shine, There was a dog here once He was a joy. His bright eyes are intent; his eager body quivers. I loved that little angel so much. where there are no days and years. Report Reply. then come home to be with me. Ecstatically to meet me. When an animal dies who has been especially close to someone here, that pet goes to Rainbow Bridge. But how do we show we understand and offer that sympathy for their loss? And the beautiful dreams that come while you sleep. A good dog never dies, he always stays, My Dear, I am deeply shocked at the news of the death of your [Pet Name]. you’ll always have his memories They are perfect for including in a sympathy card or note, perhaps with a gift. and muted echoes sound…. Then... you cross the Rainbow Bridge together. © Copyright 2020 all rights reserved. There’s tears and there’s sobs and long nights with no rest If you understand and accept this bond between humans and animals, you've already taken the first step toward coping with pet loss: knowing that it is okay to grieve when your pet dies. There are meadows and hills for all of our special friends so they can run and play together. Thank you. Lovely, gentle Gracie was 13 when she passed. She had a great life. We …, My Little Boy Not rated yetI had a Great Dane. I’ve lived my life and done my best, There are meadows and hills There I am pretty sure that the last line was ‘And then he closed my eyes’. but they stay in the unconscious library of memory. There are meadows and hills for all of our special friends so they can run and play together. where one day you will join with me. I write dog health information based on my own personal knowledge and experience. That one place in our hearts So if you or someone you know is grieving the passing of a beloved animal friend then a pet loss poem may help to deal with that grief and bring a small amount of comfort amongst the pain. When a pet dies, it is a terrible loss. Oh! So, though I give you all my heart, A Puppy Who Showed Me to Love Animals. Just this side of heaven is a place called Rainbow Bridge. And she was loved so much. reunion, never to be parted again. when frost is on the fields and winter’s drawing near, Just this side of heaven is a place called I'm only 11. of the joy and pain that love can bring. I know in time you will agree She could tell when I was sad or hurting and gave me comfort. And these fond recollections are treasured in the heart to bring us always close to those Elizabeth Barrett Browning wrote a famous poem immortalizing her dog, Flush, in 1933. together...but the day comes when one suddenly stops and looks into the Well don’t just stand there – come on in! Are gifts that she leaves you to treasure and then, Even though he belonged to Mike and Joyce, I was his 'dogsitter' and I loved being …, Our lovely Josh Not rated yetJosh was a lovely black Greyhound. Wake up Mum, wake up quick! He’ll bring his charms to gladden you All the animals who had been ill and old are restored to health and vigor. Will you love him while you may And god, oh god, oh god, I’ll miss the hair, There Was a Dog Here Once by Jay Brennan is licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 4.0. They will not go quietly, They all run and play together, but the day comes when one suddenly stops and looks into the distance. Look forward to it... for he will love you like no other. The day will come when there will be another dog to love. When you start thinking there’s no one to love you, After all, how could it be heaven if our animals weren’t there waiting to greet us one day? You know I love you too, Just think of her as resting And I nuzzle you with pride. Pity – and help (I know you will) In subtle ways they let us know I cannot express how deeply grieved I am to hear the death news of your loving pet. I’m the shadow in the corner of your eye, When an animal dies that has been especially close to someone here, that pet goes to Rainbow Bridge. We hope that they will give solace and comfort in your grief or be a wonderful way to express your sympathy in a card. creatures that speak to you of me; God broke our hearts to prove to us, He only takes the best. …, Rest in peace Faith Faith was a beautiful black miniature schnauzer. Retrieve no more her favourite ball For from that day I ceased to be are treasured in the heart I am slowly building my library of poems as I am studying to become a celebrant who will eventually perform pet memorial services. After a Pet Dies Poem - Ode to My Sweet Black Cat Blackette. When you sleep in the night to live life number ten. There are meadows and hills for all of our special friends so they can run and play together. She was 12, old yes, but to me still had some spunk in her. Look up into heaven, you’ll see them above. I’ll never wander out of your sight She ruled in arrogance and pride I cannot promise that he will stay, These poems should. You can wrap a word in square brackets to make it appear bold. Not rated yetRusty was always full of life. but think of better times we had. Your poem is sweet and tender, and I can unfortunately relate to the grief of a pet parent. They’ll be back someday. I have so many things to show you, there is so much for you to see. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. To those who We’ve broken down each type of quote into helpful categories. I’d willingly relive all that, It made it even stranger when this Black Lab pup came into my life. They all run and play the snort of the horses as they cleared their throats, the gentle swish of their tails, Only we know And, sometimes, coming home at night, The clear cool water in a quiet pond. But I will try as best I can Her story was she was in a puppy mill since birth and had numerous litters of pups that were …, Josephine Anne I adopted Josephine (Josie) in 1998 when she was 8 weeks old. Click the button and find it on your computer. When the time comes, please, let me go. Our feet still go around the place Pet Heaven There's a bridge beyond the rainbow that God prepared with care so when our pets must leave us we'll know that they are there. Your hands again caress the beloved head. He grew up to be the best dog in the world. My wife convinced me to try and, so we did. a tasty morsel on the floor. She reached thru the cage she was in with her Mom & 2 siblings. Please feel free to share it with the copyright info,. For those who believe in an afterlife for pets, and that they return to God, here are a few quotes about Dog Heaven, a place where you will undoubtedly see them again. To beg for shelter, warmth and food? You have been spotted, and when you and your special friend finally meet, you cling together in joyous reunion, never to be parted again. Bleu went around our neighborhood and visited with …, My Happy Dog was Mr Reliable My Happy dog was my best friend. Here are six beautiful poems about dogs and loss that will mend your heart. Entering your story is easy to do. for all of our special friends so they can run and play together. Think not of hopelessness and pain, I took her …, My Sweet Max Not rated yetMax was 1 year old when we found him, left by his owners, tied to a tree. My spirit is free, but I’ll never depart the food dish used to be, The hooves of horses! and let me hear you say, Importance of Pets . The first warm raindrop that April will bring. She was always there when I needed support. Whether you’re looking for a poem to use in a condolence message or sympathy card for a friend who is grieving the loss of a dog, or you’re looking for a poem to include on a memorial for your own dog that has passed away, you’ve come to the right place. For nothing loved is ever lost – Four-Feet trotting behind. A heart of gold stopped beating, Two shining eyes at rest. That one place in our hearts Do you hear that soft nicker? 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