For your convience, we have compiled a listing of Pet Loss Support Groups and Hotlines for support during a difficult time. Please note that some groups require an RSVP prior to the meeting.
Beyond the Paw Print Pet Loss Support Group
Beyond the Paw Print Support Group has no religious affiliation
or connection to Orchard UMC, where the meetings are held.
Orchard United Methodist Church
30450 Farmington Road
Farmington Hills, Michigan 48334-1939
Meets on the second Monday of every month, from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Come early — from 6:30 p.m. onward — to peruse the Beyond the Paw Print Resource Tables. Please e-mail or telephone to pre-register. Last minute reservations accepted. Free of charge.
Facilitators: Chaplain Micky Golden Moore, communication and grief support consultant; and non-denominational hospital chaplain.
Phone: (248) 701-2345
Paw Prints Grief Support Group
Michigan Humane Society
30300 Telegraph Rd, Suite 220
Bingham Farms, Michigan 48025
This group meets every first Saturday of the month from noon to 1:30 p.m. Advance registration required. Free of charge.
Facilitator: Counseling not provided
Phone: 248-283-1000, ext. 179 (A recording for people to RSVP.)
ASPCA Pet Loss Hotline: