Church reaches out to pet lovers

Support groups for those caring for an ailing family member or grieving after the loss of a loved one are not unusual.
But recognizing the strong bond between people and their pets, members of North United Methodist Church in Madison, Ind., go a step further- reaching out to those dealing with the illness or death of four-legged friends.
"They need somebody to talk to," said Bob Schultz, a church volunteer who started the Pet Caretakers' Ministry. "They're coming in and they want p...

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