General Resources

Cannabinoid Medicine:

Canadian Association of Veterinary Cannabinoid Medicine:

Communication From Pet Food Companies

Royal Canin –

General Medical Information

Veterinary Partner
Cannabinoid Medicine:
Canadian Veterinary Medical Association
Human-Animal Bond:
Veterinary Partner

Grief Support

We know that animal owners often experience profound grief, when preparing for an impending loss and when their pet dies. Those emotions can be intense for many people, and if you are experiencing an immediate mental health challenge or are contemplating suicide, here are a list of resources:

Crisis Services Canada Call 1-833-456-4566 Text 45645 Visit
Centre for Suicide Prevention Visit
Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention Visit
Newfoundland and Labrador Crisis Hotline: 1-888-737-4668
New Brunswick Crisis Hotline: 1-800-667-5005
Nova Scotia Crisis Hotline: 1-888-429-8167
Prince Edward Island Crisis Hotline: 1-800-218-2885

Online Communities:
These are communities for people who have lost a companion animal to come together
and share their thoughts and feelings. Several offer additional resources.

Online Grief/Bereavement Resources: (Books for children)

Human-Animal Bond Website: Indoor Pet Initiative:
Therapy Animal registration:


24 Pet Watch

Local Animal Resources

Nova Scotia Lost Dog Network

Nail Trim Donation Charities

Lost Souls Fund – Truro Vet Our Community Page
Australian Wildfires
Atlanitc Canadian Dashshund Rescue
Elder Dog
Maritime Greyhound Adoption Program
Golden Retriever Rescue & Friends
Animal Rescue Coalition
Bullmastiff Rescue of Canada