Animal Caregiver Support Program

Why Caregiver Support Matters

Enhancing the Well-being of Your Animal Companion

You want your pet to be comfortable, happy, and with you for as long as possible. So, you might wonder, "Why do I need caregiver support?" As a pet owner, your primary goal is to ensure your beloved animal companion's well-being. However, you can only provide the best care for your pet if you also attend to your needs.

At AHELP Project, we understand caregiver support's vital role in pet care. Providing hospice care for your furry friend can be deeply rewarding and create lasting memories, but it can also be challenging.

Our "care for the caregiver" approach helps you navigate the end-of-life journey with resilience and clarity. By offering the necessary support and resources, we empower you to make informed decisions about your pet's veterinary care plan while staying true to your values, goals, and beliefs.

With our support systems, you can focus on maximizing your pet's quality of life, even as new issues arise and tensions increase. Our Certified Animal Hospice Practitioners network offers holistic services such as massage, energy work, and animal communication. These practitioners become essential members of your Comprehensive Hospice Comfort Care Team, providing assistance, guidance, and companionship when you need it most.

At AHELP Project, we've got your back. When the focus shifts from cure to comfort, our team will be with you every step of the way. You don't have to navigate the challenges of end-of-life care alone. Let AHELP Project be your trusted partner in ensuring your beloved pet's comfort and well-being.

Comprehensive Hospice Comfort Care Team
"People want the same care for their animal family members as benefitted their human loved ones. Now, the practice of animal hospice and palliative care allows them to do so."

Dr. Amir Shanan, DVM, CHPV
Founder, International Association for Animal Hospice and Palliative Care 
Co-founder, Animal Hospice Group
Certified Hospice and Palliative Care Veterinarian

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Comfort. Choices. Empowerment.

Animal Hospice, End-of-Life and Palliative Care Project


  1. Use the "Get Started Now" button below to access assistance through AHELP's Animal Caregiver Support Program!
  2. Please take a few minutes to complete the short form and tell us how we can be "A Help."
  3. We will call you for a 30-45 minute complimentary phone call.

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Do you need a referral? Learn more about our Professional Network Members, veterinary, animal and family service providers who are invited to join AHELP based upon excellent reputation and have meet our application criteria. We feel comfortable entrusting you to their care because of the many good experiences of families we've helped.  Referrals over email are offered as a community service, available to you on a donations-only basis.

With our interdisciplinary team, our practices are in accordance with the 2013 Guidelines through the International Association of Animal Hospice and Palliative Care and those through the American Animal Hospital Association. Consider asking your veterinarian if they offer animal hospice and palliative care and if not, we can partner with them. If you are a veterinarian or service provider, please consider joining our Professional Network.

Please review our Upcoming Events page to learn more about our monthly Animal Caregivers' Support Circle in Seattle. This community service is made available through your donations and formats rotate between comforting, information, and healing workshops. Our facilitators are spiritual or certified pet loss counseling professionals with experience in animal end-of-life care. Also, meet with other caregivers and families that are going through the same process.

Reach out today! Please allow us to make more of a difference with your earlier contact.

Please see the Fees and Pricing page for more on our Comprehensive Care Home Visits and Phone Consultations.

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Program Services
and Fees
Animal Caregiver Support
Circle Meetings

Other Resources:
• Read About AHELP and In the Press
• Review Hospice FAQs
• Read Testimonials
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