Memorializing Your Pet
I can remember even as a small boy my family has always had pets. We had dogs, rabbits – and even a white mouse that I brought home from elementary school at the end of the school year. I still can’t believe my mother allowed me to bring that little mouse home! When our pets passed away, Dad would grab a shovel from the shed and dig a hole and bury poor old Fido in the backyard. No ceremony or grave marker – just freshly turned earth until the grass covered the spot. I always thought there should be a better way.
In 2007 I started a company called Engraved Expressions, LLC. We create memorial products for both pets and humans, but for this article, we’ll focus on the pet memorials., such as, pet headstones and pet cremation urns. Being a pet lover and currently a pack leader of a dog named Trixie and a cat named Shadow (do cats really