“I too have been through my own share of grieving the loss of loved ones and my fur babies,” says Erika Ricketts regarding her work at Eden Memorial Pet Care. Sharon Jantzen visits with Erika, a lover of all kinds of animals.
Times have changed and our horses and pets are not just pets anymore; they are family. Having a pet aftercare plan has become more common as people want a memorable way to say goodbye to their pets. Christine Johnson of Eden Memorial Pet Care gets us up to speed on Pet Aftercare trends.
The hardest and most eye-opening experience for me was recently experiencing grief of one incredible horse at the barn I assist at weekly. The grief was so tragic that it still resonates through the barn even almost 7 months later. Our friend, Christine Johnson shares her experience at a barn where horses grieved.
“There needs to be a standard Code of Ethics in our industry,” explains Christine Johnson, President of Eden Memorial Pet Care. “It just makes us all better and that is good for the Pet Cemeteries and Crematories industry.” Sharon Jantzen talks with Christine to celebrate Eden Memorial Pet Care’s Accreditation Award.
Bonnie knows the emotional bond a human can develop with a beloved pet of any kind. She owned horses for many years and was the full-time caregiver for them. Since Bonnie recently lost her own special dog, Leo, the knowledge of what an animal owner goes through is quite fresh in her heart. Sharon Jantzen gets to know Bonnie Andrews who is part of the Client Services team at Eden Memorial Pet Care.