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8 Heartfelt Sympathy Gifts for Loss of a Pet

Do you know someone who’s recently lost a special dog, cat or other pet? We asked an animal lover to recommend eight heartfelt ideas to help your friend or family member heal.

Warm your pet lover’s heart with these diverse stories about beloved pets. Happy, sad, uplifting, and inspiring tales to help them remember their best friend. Anybody who has ever had a pet will relate to these short stories shared from both regular people and celebrities.


Help them pay tribute to their fallen friend with this beautiful collage frame. This 11 x 14 black frame features the beautiful memorial poem Pawprints Left By You which will forever help them remember their pet(s). Features six sections for their favourite photos. Includes an optional engravable plaque.


Featuring a beautiful sentiment, this memorial stone is a great way to remember their best pal. Waterproof, it may be laid in their pet’s favourite outdoor spot or hung up indoors as well.

This sturdy pendent will allow the bereaved to keep their friend close to their heart. The stainless steel heart-shaped urn features paw print jewels available in four different colours.

Let the soothing sounds of these metal wind chimes remind them of the precious times spent with their lost pet. Includes a paw print design and a frame for a favourite photo. Perfect for hanging in a window.

Classic Paws Pet Urn

This classy and simply designed urn will be the perfect resting place for a beloved friend. Available in a variety of colour designs with either vertical or horizontal paw prints. Threaded screw top ensures the remains will be kept secure. These urns can also be engraved. Available in a variety of sizes to accomodate pets up to 160 lbs.

Memorial Candle

This unique gift idea will help your friend or loved one through the loss of their pet. The scented candle burns down to reveal a heart-shaped keepsake stone which includes a healing message. The candle comes with a sympathy card..

Rainbow Bridge Memory Mug

Once their pet has crossed the “rainbow bridge” allow them to be remembered on a daily basis with this mug. Featuring the words “someone over the rainbow is thinking of me,” this mug can be bundled together with tea/coffee and a sympathy card. A thoughtful gesture and gift which will let them know that you care.