20 Jan 2018
North Carolina pet loss therapists, support groups, and grief hotlines

North Carolina pet loss therapists, support groups, and grief hotlines

There’s nothing easy about losing a pet and, for some people, having a little extra support through the process can help. We’ve gather a list of pet loss support groups and trained therapists in North Carolina who can help you find your way.


For telephone options, choose one of the toll-free numbers on our pet grief hotline resources page.

North Carolina Pet Grief Therapist(s) 
Judith Stutts, PhD
Asheboro North Carolina 
Phone: 336-625-1400
Laurel Reinhardt, Ph.D.
82 Pressley Road
Asheville North Carolina 28805 
Phone: 828-215-7424
Tracie Barton-Barrett
1320 SE Maynard Road, Suite 101 
Cary North Carolina 27511-3625 
Phone: 919-559-4379
Email: AnimalsConnectUs@yahoo.com 
Website: www.animalsconnectus.com 
Peggy Haymes, M.Div., MA
620 N. Elm Street
Greensboro North Carolina 27401 
Phone: 336-378-0801
Tina Markoff, LCSW
5 Aviemore Drive
Pinehurst North Carolina 
Phone: 910-715-6013
Rev. Susannah Crolius
2247 Queen Street
Winston-Salem North Carolina 27103 
Phone: 336-716-4745
Peggy Haymes
453 West End Boulevard
Winston-Salem North Carolina 27101 
Phone: 336-750-0706
Know more pet grief therapists in North Carolina we should be listing? Please share the love by letting us know on our Facebook page.
North Carolina Pet Loss Support Group(s) 
Unitarian Universalist Church of Asheville 
One Edwin Place
Asheville North Carolina 28801 
Fee(s): Free
Meeting day(s): every first Wednesday
Meeting time(s): 6:00-7:30 pm
Contact person: Christy Gunther, MA, LPC 
Contact phone: 828-258-3229 
Contact email: christygunther@gmail.com
Notes: There is no fee, but a donation is requested.
Pet Loss Support Group
Forsyth Veterinary Emergency Clinic, 7781 North Point Boulevard
Winston-Salem North Carolina 27106 
Meeting day(s): every third Tues of each month
Meeting time(s): 7:00-8:00 or 8:30 pm
Contact person: Judi Merritt
Contact phone: 336-351-5301
Notes: A phone call is required before coming.
Honoring Every Animal’s Life and Legacy (HEALL)
1052 William Moore Drive
Raleigh North Carolina 27607 
Contact phone: 919-513-3901
Contact email: jeannine_moga@ncsu.edu
Website: https://cvm.ncsu.edu/nc-state-vet-hospital/small-animal/family-community-services/heall/
Notes: The HEALL group is facilitated by trained social workers and meets at NC State’s College of Veterinary Medicine.

Are you aware of more pet loss support groups in North Carolina that we should add to our list? Help others find them by sending their info through our Facebook page.
North Carolina Pet Loss Support Hotline(s)
Our North Carolina-based pet loss support hotline listings is currently empty because we don’t know of any in your area. If have contact information for one that we should add to the list, please share that information through our  Facebook page. Remember, though, that we do have  toll-free pet loss support call center listings here.


Image: Matt Benson

Disclaimer: Support groups, hotlines, and therapists listed on Tiny Pet Memories are independent and not necessarily endorsed by Tiny Pet Memories. Listings are added and deleted at the discretion of Tiny Pet Memories and while we try to list quality resources, we must disclaim any liability from your use of this information.