What To Say (And Do) When Your Friend’s Pet Has Cancer

Touch someone’s life with kindnessOur pets share so many aspects of our lives and caring for them is a deeply satisfying experience. Indeed, many of us think of our pets as full fledged family members which is why hearing that a friend’s pet has cancer can be such a shock.

It can be difficult to know what to do or say when you find out that a friend’s pet has cancer.   The fact remains that your friend needs all the support he or she can get as his or her pet undergoes treatment. Here are some ways you can help:

What To Say (And Not To Say) When A Friend’s Pet Has Cancer

The news that a friend’s pet has cancer can evoke a variety of emotions including worry about the pet, concern for your friend and even fear that the same thing may happen to your pet. While there’s no guidebook when it comes to knowing the right things to say to a friend whose pet is ill, here are some helpful “dos and don’ts” to keep in mind: Continue…