Veterinary College Offers Support for Grieving Pet Owners

UT Pet Loss Support GroupCoping with the death of a pet can often times be a stressful experience. Veterinary Social Work, a program of the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine, is offering the Pet Loss Support Group to help those experiencing the grief process.

The group meetings are free and are designed for anyone whose pet has died or is terminally ill. The meetings are held the first and third Tuesday of every month from 6:15 p.m – 7:45 p.m. on the UT agricultural campus at the Forest Products Center, 2506 Jacob Drive. The dates for the fall 2008 sessions are Sept. 2 and 16, Oct. 7 and 21, Nov. 4 and 18, and Dec. 2 and 16.

For more info call 755-8839 or visit www.vet.utk.edu/socialwork.