The Story of the Rainbow Bridge
Just this side of heaven is a place called Rainbow Bridge.
When an animal dies that has been especially close to someone here, that pet goes to Rainbow Bridge. There are meadows and hills for all of our special friends so they can run and play together. There is plenty of food, water and sunshine, and our friends are warm and comfortable.
All the animals that had been ill and
old are restored to health and vigor. Those who were hurt or maimed are
made whole and strong again, just as we remember them in our dreams of
days and times gone by. The animals are happy and content, except for one
small thing; they each miss someone very special to them, who had to be
Then you cross Rainbow Bridge