Pet Loss Support Group at Paws, Whiskers, and Wags, Your Pet Crematory
2511 South Tryon St., Charlotte, 28203

This group is free and meets the last Tuesday of every month from 6 PM to 7:30 PM.

The group is facilitated by Jill Shipp, MSW, LCSW, a licensed clinical social worker who has worked in the area of grief and loss for 20 years.

To register, call 980-949-8605 or email

You can also click here to be redirected to Paws, Whiskers, & Wags Your Pet Crematory's website. 

Pet Grief Support Group at St. Peters Episcopal Church
115 W. 7th St., Charlotte, 28202

This group is free and meets the second Thursday of every month from 7 PM to 8:30 PM.

The group is facilitated by Wesley Sturgis, a palliative care and bereavement counselor with Presbyterian Health Care, and Dr. Ginny Dodd, a local veterinarian.

Click here for more information.

Newcastle Family Therapy PLLC

Laurie W. Howell, LMFT, is the owner and therapist at Newcastle Family Therapy. She has over 14 years of post-graduate experience in providing family therapy. Laurie has aditional training in grief counseling and, as an avid dog lover, she has a special interest in helping people deal with the grief of pet loss.

Click here for more information about Newcastle Family Therapy PLLC.