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Popular Pet Names - 2020 List

Popular Pet Names of 2020 (Top 20 List)

“Come Quat”..What? You named your pet “Quat”?! Why yes, I did. What did you name your pet? Faithful Friends, the online community for pets and the people who love them, has one of the largest pet name databases in the world. Each year, we have fun and sort our list by number of entries for […]

Best Black Friday Deals for Pet Parents (2020)

When it comes to Black Friday deals, many people think about scoring a deal on a new TV. Not us, though! We’re all about getting toys, treats, and other goodies for our Faithful Friends. Check out this list of what we think are the best deals for pet parents this year!

Xylitol and Your Dog: Danger, Paws Off

Xylitol and Your Dog: Danger, Paws Off

Your six-month-old puppy will eat anything that isn’t tied down. Like many dog owners, you know chocolate can be dangerous to your pooch. But you may not know that if he sticks his nose in your handbag and eats a pack of sugarless chewing gum, the consequences could be deadly. Sugarless gum may contain xylitol, a […]

Pet Safety Tips for Halloween

10 Halloween Pet Safety Tips

We’ve all been there before, you wondrous pet is looking at your with those droopy eyes as you select a piece of candy you’ve had your eyes on all night from the Halloween candy basket. We’ve compiled, from several sources the things to keep your mind on while enjoying some scary times with your Pet! […]

Grief Support and Counseling for Pet Loss

Grief Support and Counseling for Pet Loss

Losing any family member, even a beloved pet, is a very traumatic experience. Feelings of sadness and grief, or even depression and despair are common. Take heart that you are not alone in these feelings. And that there are organizations, as well as individuals, who empathize with these feelings and have special training to help […]

Finding a Grief Counselor for Pet Loss

Finding a Grief Counselor for Pet Loss

Grief can be the most overwhelming of all emotions. It can leave us feeling completely lost and helpless regardless of whether we grieve for the loss of a person or a pet. Unfortunately, there remains some stigma over getting help for grief and other emotional distress, particularly as it pertains to the loss of a […]

Preparing your Family for the Eventual Death of your Pet

Preparing your Family for the Eventual Death of your Pet

We all love our pets and want them to be with us forever. We sometimes forget that we will live much longer than most of our pets. It’s important that we know what to do and how to handle the death of a pet. This article will divide the subject into two parts, mental/emotional preparation […]

Pet Burial

Pet Burial

When faced with the loss of a pet, family members must deal with a variety of emotions and choices.  The disposition of your precious pet’s remains is one of the difficult decisions to make at this time of loss.  Pet owners often choose to bury their pet and must consider a variety of factors to […]

Options for Your Pet’s Memorial

Options for Your Pet’s Memorial

The death of a pet is the loss of a beloved family member and dealing with the loss is as difficult as with any member of the family. In families with children, often the children have known the pet their entire life. It’s very important that every surviving member of the family have a way […]

Memorializing your Best Friend of All

Memorializing your Best Friend of All

After my 16-year-old Labrador mix, Shiloh, died in 2009, I searched the internet, shopping malls and local dog groups looking for a suitable way to keep the memories of my beloved friend alive a little longer. I found a massive range of products, services, charities, activities and other ideas to memorialize the best friend I’ve […]