Pets become like family and the loss of a pet can be very difficult for everyone especially your child. This article talks about ways to help your child cope with his feelings during this difficult time.
While it's just about impossible to put a positive spin on such a negative event, there's a lot parents can do to ease the difficult transition from intact family to divided one. Here are some guidelines for talking to kids of various ages when a marriage splits apart.
It can be stressful and a little scary for both you and your child when he goes over to a new friend's house for the first time. By setting some ground rules ahead of time, you will feel more comfortable and secure about your child's well being.