Dealing with the loss of a beloved pet is hard, but you’re not alone. Florida has a wonderful community of pet loss support groups and specialized therapists waiting to talk to you.
There are also local and national numbers you can call to speak to someone right away over on our pet grief hotline resources page.
Lawrence Kaufman, LMFT
7301 W Palmetto Park Road, Suite 201A
Boca Raton Florida 33433
660 Island Way #303
Clearwater Florida 34630
Lawrence E. Artus, LMHC, LMFT
1323 SE 4th Avenue, Ste. B
Fort Lauderdale Florida 33316
Jude Bartels, BA CAC CAPP
6260 Willoughby Circle
Lake Worth Florida 33463
7807 SW 88th Terrace
Miami Florida 33156
Maryann Borgon, MEd
1408 Belle Vista Drive
Orlando Florida 32809
Holly Cox, MS, Ph.D. (cand.) MFT Intern Therapist
1850 Lee Road, Suite 103
Winter Park Florida 32789
Andrea Ficocello, Certified Pet Loss and Bereavement Counselor, APLB Florida
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The Humane Society of Broward County
2070 Griffin Road
Fort Lauderdale Florida 33312
Meeting day(s): every second and fourth Tuesday
Meeting time(s): 0.729166666666667
Contact phone: 954-266-6815
Contact email: email@example.com
Notes: Reservations are necessary. Please call the Education Center.
St. Catherine's West Rehabilitation Hospital
8850 NW 122nd Street
Hialeah Gardens Florida 33018
Meeting day(s): every second and fourth Thursday of the month
Meeting time(s): 6:30-8:00 pm
Contact phone: 305-351-7025
Pet Bereavement Support System
Meeting day(s): every first Thursday of every month
Meeting time(s): 6:00-7:00 pm
Contact person: Cara Kaplan
Contact phone: 561-641-4909
Healing Hearts Pet Loss Support Group
The Florida Humane Society Shelter
3870 North Powerline Road
Pompano Beach Florida 33073
Notes: No reservations necessary
Pinellas Animal Foundation
Contact phone: 727-347-7387
Notes: Please call for the date, time and location of the next meeting. You are encouraged to return to help others after your own needs are met. In addition to the support group, a pet loss counselor is also available by telephone every day of the year except Christmas.
Hillsborough Animal Health Foundation
Contact phone: 352-392-1575
Contact email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Notes: Grief counseling by phone provided, free of charge.
Palm Beach Veterinary Specialists
3884 Forest Hill Boulevard
West Palm Beach Florida 33406
Meeting day(s): every first Monday and third Thursday
Meeting time(s): 6:30-8:00 pm
Contact phone: 561-434-5700
Contact email: Andrea@PalmBeachVetSpecialists.com
Pet Loss Support Group
Unity of Sarasota Florida
Meeting day(s): third Thursday of the month
Meeting time(s): 7:00-8:00 pm
Contact person: Rev. Amy Zehe
Contact phone: 941-955-3301 extension 23
Notes: For more information, please call Rev. Zehe.
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University of Florida Pet Loss Support Hotline
Local hotline: 352-294-4430
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