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​Local Resources

Fort Collins Area Resources

Pet Loss Support Group
Barbara Beach, LPC, NCC
(970) 217-7124
Old Town Executive Suites
#19 Old Town Square, Suite 238
Ft. Collins, CO 80524
This group meets on the first Wednesday of the month, from 4 - 5:15 p.m.. Please be sure to contact Barbara by phone, text or email so she knows you are coming. Meetings may be canceled due to weather or other emergencies, so please call by noon that day to confirm the status of the meeting. Meeting status can also be checked at​. Group sessions are $20 per person.

Friends of Friends
Leigh Ann Gerk, MA, LPC
(970) 412-6212
This support group meets once a month at two different locations. Groups are free of charge. Please call for more information, including holiday, or inclement weather status.

  • The 1st Thursday of the month, they meet at the "Home to Heaven" clinic in Loveland from 6:30 - 8 p.m.. Home to Heaven is located at:
    8466 Golden Fields Lane
    Loveland, CO 80538

Individual Pet Grief Counseling
Barbara Beach, LPC, NCC
(970) 217-7124

Larimer County Suicide Resource
(970) 221-2114 (crisis intervention hotline)

Boulder Area Resources

Pet Loss Support Group
Karen DeClerk, LPC
(303) 449-4751
Humane Society of Boulder Valley (HSBV)
2323 55th Street, Boulder, CO 80301
The group meets the first Saturday of each month from 1 - 2:30 PM and is free of charge.

Denver Area Resources

Pet Loss Support Group 
(303) 318-0447
191 Yuma St. #550, Denver, CO
This is a walk-in group that is free of charge. It meets every Thursday from 6:30-8 PM in the Denver Area Veterinary Medical Society office (upstairs from the Harrison Animal Hospital)

Human Animal Bond Trust
Individual Pet Grief Counseling
Susan Anschuetz, MA, LMFT, (303) 860-9228

Colorado Springs Area Resources

Homeward Bound Pet Memorial Center and Crematorium
318 Karen Lane, Colorado Springs, CO 80907
This is a walk-in group that is free of charge. It meets every 2nd Tuesday of the month from 6:30-8 PM in the Homeward Bound Pet Memorial Center and Crematorium.

Individual Pet Grief Counseling
Patricia A. Levy, PhD
(719) 549-2769

Suicide & Mental Health Crisis Resources

Suicide Lifeline
(800) 273-8255

Metro Crisis Services (State-wide)
(844) 493-8255

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Contact Us:
Colorado State University
Veterinary Teaching Hospital
300 West Drake Road
Fort Collins, Colorado, 80523

​(970) 297-1242

(970) 297-1205

If you are at the CSU VTH:
Ask for your medical team to introduce us or have a receptionist page us.
If you are outside of the CSU VTH:
Call our clinic line at: (970) 297-1242