Seeing the New Year After a Loss

As the New Year dawns it brings an expectation of new beginnings and rebirth – of letting go of the old and welcoming the possibilities for tomorrow. But if you have experienced a significant loss it is a time of mixed feelings where you may not want to let go...

Bluebells in Chestnut Lodge Pet Cemetery

    The bluebells have come into flower to mark the entrance to the Pet Cemetery here at Chestnut Lodge. All the plants in the Cemetery seem to flower a little later than those up by the house due to the shadier aspect of the area being part of the ancient woodland...

Pet Funeral Rip Off Article in The Guardian

by Stephen Mayles. 20 September 2015 This article was published during the past week. https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2015/sep/14/pet-funerals-rip-off-money I suppose I can be accused of being biased on this issue but this type of article annoys me. It is...

Press Release 2 September 2015

East Grinstead Pet Crematorium gets the thumbs up from independent inspectors An East Grinstead pet crematorium has become the first operator of its kind in the region to be accredited under a new independent inspection scheme which guarantees a highly professional...

The Rainbow Bridge by Stephen Mayles

The sight of this superb rainbow over Chestnut Lodge recently was a welcome relief to the endless rain and storms we are experiencing. Something good does emerge from all this. The Rainbow Bridge Story The idea of the Rainbow Bridge has been used in pet bereavement...