National Pet Memorial Day

The second Sunday of September (the 8th this year) has been set aside as National Pet Memorial Day. There are many ways to honor and celebrate a pet that you have lost, such as dedicating time to an animal shelter or creating a memorial garden in your pet’s honor. We also think a great way to celebrate a pet is by creating a personalized puzzle—maybe your favorite picture of him or her, or the two of you together. It would be a lovely keepsake and you could either glue it and frame it in your home or redo it every year on Pet Memorial Day or your pet’s birthday.

13″ Round Custom Puzzle by Peaceful Wooden Puzzles, Various Piece Counts

I recently just saw an adorable post on the Internet of people posing with their animals as puppies and years later:

Of course there’s alway the option of finding a puzzle that already has an image that reminds you of your pet! We have cat puzzles, dog puzzles, and horse puzzles, among others.

2 thoughts on “National Pet Memorial Day

  1. Susanna

    September 1, 2013 10:26

    I wish I’d done more photos of my girls – lost my lab in May – have a few photos of her but not many and none of us together I don’t think. Every time I do a puzzle with a dog I think of her (though I think of her all the time anyways!) I rememeber one Christmas my mom had some mouse pads made for my brother and I of our beagles…had mine for a long time. A puzzle would be neat!

    • Megan Fajardo

      September 3, 2013 3:43

      A mouse pad is also a great idea! Sorry to hear about your lab. Labs and beagles are so cute!

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