1 Feb 2018
Tennessee pet loss therapists, support groups, and grief hotlines

Tennessee pet loss therapists, support groups, and grief hotlines

Losing a pet can be a source of great grief and sadness. For some, finding a like-minded community or supportive person to talk to is key to helping process the memories and emotions. We have compiled a list of support groups and therapists in Tennessee that specialize in pet loss.


For national hotlines available around the clock, visit the toll-free pet grief hotlines resources page.


Tennessee Pet Grief Therapist(s) 

Peg Beehan

1508 Clayton Avenue 

Nashville Tennessee 37212 

Phone: 615-269-4080 

Email: PetHospice@bellsouth.net 

Website: www.PetBereavementSupport.com


Michele E. Burgner, LCSW

2200 21st Avenue South, Suite 229

Nashville Tennessee 37212 

Phone: 615-298-3010 

Email: meburgner@bellsouth.net


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Tennessee Pet Loss Support Group(s) 

University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine- Pet Loss Support Group

2407 River Drive

Knoxville Tennessee 37996 

Meeting day(s): first and third Tuesdays- traditional support groups;

second and fourth Tuesdays - art group 

Meeting time(s): 6:30-8:00 pm

Contact phone: 865-755-8839

Contact email: vetsocialwork@utk.edu

Website: http://vetsocialwork.utk.edu/pet-loss-support-group-2/


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Tennessee Pet Loss Support Hotline(s)

Family & Children's Service Sheba Pet Loss Line

Tennessee Nashville 

Website: http://www.fcsnashville.org 

Local hotline: 615-724-0228

Availability: 24/7


University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine


Local hotline: 865-755-8839

Notes: Monday - Friday, 9am – 6pm.



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