Long Island Veterinary Specialists (163 South Service Road, Plainview, NY 516-501-1700)
Every pet owner eventually experiences the pain of saying good-bye to a faithful companion. The grieving process takes time, although the time frame is different for each person. Sometimes the grief is overwhelming, and a person might find coping difficult. Our staff is always here to lend an ear and to try to offer suggestions to help ease the sadness, but some people might need a little more assistance. Meetings are held the last Monday of each month at 8 pm at and are open to all who have experienced loss, or anticipating loss. Please call before attending. Telephone and email counseling is available.
Bideawee (please call 866-262-8133 to register in advance)
The Bideawee U Pet Loss Support program is a free service that convenes at Bideawee's locations in Manhattan, Wantagh and Westhampton on a monthly basis. Each support group is attended by individuals that have recently experienced the loss of a pet. The groups are facilitated by one of Bideawee U's qualified volunteers who specialize in animal bereavement or are Licensed Clinical Social Workers (LCSW). Manhattan First Saturday of every month 1pm - 2pm Wantagh Third Saturday of every month 10am -12pm Westhampton First Saturday of every month 10:30am – 12pm
If your dog needs medical attention or time has come for them to go over the rainbow bridge, below are compassionate, highly recommended Vets who will come to your home:
Faithful Friends Veterinary Services – Laura Fiore, DVM 631-403-7977 / firstname.lastname@example.org / http://www.faithfulfriendsvets.com/
Home Front Veterinary House Calls - Dr. Kristie Souders and her husband Mark - 917-396-4041 / http://www.homefrontvet.com/
Home Veterinary Services, LLC - Dr. Hal Waldman - 516-432-9258 (Long Beach) /http://s404625071.initial-website.com/
Petlovers' Home Health Care - Victoria Carillo DVM - (Rocky Point) 631-764-8970 or 516-353-7186 / integrated vet med/homeopathy/accupuncture/euthanize - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ReikiVet/timeline
Advanced Animal Care Center / call 631-367-7387 to arrange an appointment or for more information.