← Pet Loss Support Groups: Florida

Fort Lauderdale

The Humane Society of Broward County
Education Center
2070 Griffin Road

Meets on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at 5:30 PM. Pet Loss and Grieving group sessions free to the public. Reservations are necessary. Please call the Education Center.

Phone: (954) 266-6815
Email: dfeldman@hsbroward.com


Bentley’s House
Unity Church
3023 Proctor Road
Sarasota, FL 34231

Meets the third Thursday of the month at Unity Church, 3023 Proctor Road, Sarasota, FL 34231 beginning at 7:00 p.m.

Facilitator: Rev. Amy Zehe
Phone: (941) 955-3301 ext. 123


Pinellas Animal Foundation

Please call for the date, time and location of the next meeting. Group meetings are free of charge, and you may attend as unlimited number of meetings. You are encouraged to return to help others after your own needs are met. In addition to the support group, a pet loss counselor is also available by telephone every day of the year except Christmas.

Facilitators: Crystal Finnis, MS; Judith Gammonley, RNC, Ed.D.
Phone: (727) 347-7387 Website: www.vetsforpets.org


Hillsborough Animal Health Foundation

Grief counseling by phone provided, free of charge.

Facilitator: Ron Yogman
Phone: (352) 392-1575
Email: admin@hahf.org
Website: www.hahf.org

West Palm Beach

Palm Beach Veterinary Specialists
3884 Forest Hill Boulevard
West Palm Beach, Florida 33406

Our Pet Loss Support Group meets the first Monday and third Thursday of each month from 6:30 p.m until 8:00 p.m. Meetings are open to the public and there is no fee. If you are unable to attend a meeting, or need additional support prior to the next scheduled meeting, please contact us.

Facilitator: Laura Peppard, M.Ed., LMHC, NCC

Co-Facilitator: Andrea Ficocello, Certified Pet Loss and Bereavement Counselor, APLB
Phone: (561) 434-5700
Email: Andrea@PalmBeachVetSpecialists.com
Website: Palm Beach Veterinary Specialists