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5 Lessons I Learned While Grieving the Loss of My Pet

Grief opens your heart in a way that nothing else does

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A few months ago I lost my beloved cat, Daisy. I adopted Daisy from a shelter when she was 4 and she had been with me through five moves, three different jobs, two serious relationships and numerous heartbreaks. Daisy was my rock when I went through a moderate depression and her…

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