‘Pets come into our lives, leave a mark on our hearts, and we are forever changed’ – anon.
By My Side can support pet parents dealing with terminal diagnosis and loss during this most difficult time.
As an animal lover and pet parent, I understand the love you share with your beloved pets and dealing with the loss of their companionship can be one of the most devastating times in life. It is for this reason that I aim to provide support on the journey to help you find peace, healing and resolution.
You will be met with empathy and support from a qualified counsellor who understands your grief and is dedicated to helping you through this time.
Please note By My Side is not a crisis counselling service. If you are in a crisis please contact: Lifeline on 13 11 14 or Suicide Call Back Service 24/7 on 1300 659 467.
Being a counsellor is only a part of who I am.
I am an animal lover who has loved and lost. I have experienced grief on multiple occasions with pets and people and have since made it my aim to support others during such tough times
I provide counselling for people of all ages.
I have personally experienced several losses in my life, be it pets or people, family or friends, these experiences brought about a sense of isolation and emptiness