Supporting Families Through the Loss of a Pet

Pet Loss Support From The Staff at Spencer Animal Hospital

It is never easy to say goodbye to a beloved animal companion. As lifelong animal lovers, we understand the special bond between people and their pets. To help ease your pain, we would like to offer a helping hand if you should find yourself dealing with the grief that comes with having to say goodbye. We hope you will find the following resources helpful for coping with your loss.

  • Light a candle—We invite you to light a virtual candle to honor your departed animal companion.
  • Pet loss library—A collection of articles written by grief professionals that address many of the questions people have during a time of loss. It also contains articles and stories from other pet owners who have experienced a similar loss.
  • Pet memorials—Create an online remembrance of your pet. We encourage you to share pictures, videos, and memories of this special member of your family.

Dr. Mangum and his staff have been our pets’ choice clinic since 1971. Never has there been a more knowledgeable, caring, and friendly team with such unprecedented customer service. Forty one years of great service to us and all of our pets throughout the years!
– Barbara Groh

We have been clients of Spencer Animal Hospital for over 35 years. I know I have always been given excellent care whether it has been routine health care or for an emergency. I appreciate the kindness given to us and our animals and the honest information given when sometimes it is not what we wanted to hear.
–Sue Blansett

Dr. Mangum, Dr. Borovik and the staff of Spencer Animal Hospital have become an extension of our family by caring for our beloved pets. The doctors continue to keep abreast of changes in veterinary medicine, and have also worked with specialists in the care of our pets. We know that when we take our pet to Dr. Mangum and Dr. Borovik, be it for their yearly check-up or if they are ill, we can be confident they are receiving the best care available.
– The Gregory’s