In memory of Tricia the elephant

In memory of Tricia the elephant

Elephants are known for their long lifespans and close familial bonds, so the death of an elephant is always a deeply sad event. Tricia, who was aged 65, had been a resident of Perth Zoo since 1963 and was an integral part of the zoo family. Photo credit: Perth Zoo...
What is prolonged grief disorder?

What is prolonged grief disorder?

Are you suffering from Prolonged Grief Disorder (PGD)? When most people think of losing a loved one, they imagine the typical stages of grief: denial, anger, bargaining, depression, and acceptance. However, what if you don’t feel like you’re moving on?...
How to help a grieving dog

How to help a grieving dog

If you’re like most pet-owners, the thought of a grieving dog puts a lump in your throat. But the fact is, our furry friends experience loss just like we do. And while we can’t explain their owner’s passing to them, there are certain things we can do to help ease...