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4 interesting articles about pet burials from around the web

By Pets at Rest Team | Oct 13, 2017

‘Interesting’ and ‘pet burials’ aren’t usually two words you’d place in the same sentence, but we mananged to do it. We found some articles that range from the strange to the mysterious.   Archaeologists find rare pet cemetery in ancient Egypt by Forbes The ancient world, especially Egypt, never ceases to surprise. This burial site … Continued

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5 amazing pet stories that prove dog/cat/bird is man’s best friend (or not so much)

By Pets at Rest Team | Oct 13, 2017

You can’t imagine living without your pet. Your pet can’t imagine living without you. We’ve gathered some stories from around the web ranging from the amazing to the downright hilarious. They prove that loyalty and love knows no boundaries (literally).   Capitan the German Shepherd Stands Guard by The Daily Mail The master dies but … Continued

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How much pet cremation costs

By Pets at Rest Team | Sep 29, 2017

Pet cremation costs certainly aren’t something pet owners like to think about, however, they’re necessary expenses. Pets at Rest Queensland offers services for cat cremation, dog cremation, and any other pet you’ve held near and dear. What do you get when you pay the pet cremation costs? It depends on the package you choose. We … Continued

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Questions about pet cremation

By Pets at Rest Team | Sep 26, 2017

Pet cremation is a confronting business to those who aren’t familiar with it. Pets at Rest Queensland, though, is well versed in the process. We’ve comforted many grieving families and pet owners. We’ve gone to their homes, answered their questions, and provided help in a time of need. We list some of the most frequently asked … Continued

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Ancient pet burials in Asia and Africa

By Pets at Rest Team | Sep 26, 2017

Domesticated animals have kept humans company for thousands of years. In the past, when their companion passed away, owners would give them a proper burial like any other member of their family. We list the unique ways people in Asia and Africa honour their companions through pet burials.   Egypt Animals were seen as manifestations … Continued

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Where’s the compassion when losing a pet

By Pets at Rest Team | Sep 20, 2017

The last time I cried was last year, after getting the call from Mum to tell me that our beloved Blue Heeler, Chelsea, had been put down. I’ve only cried on a handful of occasions in recent memory, including watching Toy Story 3 and the finale of Breaking Bad, among other, more vulnerable moments. Obviously, … Continued

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In loving memory of Poshy

By Pets at Rest Team | Jul 28, 2017

The Pets At Rest team realises the passing of a loved fur friend is very difficult and often brings to light life long memories and emotions about just how special that family member is.  Roger and Christina have kindly allowed us to share the memory of Poshy and their message of thanks to the team. … Continued

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What everyone ought to know about dog cremation

By Pets at Rest Team | Jul 21, 2017

Dog cremation closes the circle of life. An animal lives with its family, faithfully, providing comfort and companionship. When the dog passes away, it’s a shock and there’s little time to process the next step. Pets at Rest cremation services come at a good time in this regard.   Dog cremation shouldn’t be disregarded as … Continued

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Animal and pet memorials that stand the test of time

By Pets at Rest Team | Jul 21, 2017

Through the ages cultures have created animal and pet memorials. Some are famous, others not so much. All of them, though, symbolise a love and connection that lasts long after an animal companion passes.   In ancient Egypt, it wasn’t just the people themselves who got the mummy treatment. Animals and pets were held in … Continued

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