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January 13, 2023
   Ask Lois: Can I get a green burial in South Florida? by Lois K. Solomon - 
      South Florida Sun-Sentinel

August 19, 2020
   Our View: In 2020, let's rethink burial - Bristol Herald Courier

November 30, 2019
   "Whole-Family Cemeteries" Include Pets - Animal Radio News

May 23. 2019
   Healthy dog put down to be buried with owner in Virginia, US - BBC News

May 22, 2019
   Healthy Dog Euthanized For Burial With Owner In Virginia, by Beth Dalbey

January 2019
 **Funeral and End of Life Planning - The Order of the Good Death 
   [they include GPBS in the pet section, and have a groovy illustration]

August 3, 2018
   Eco-Friendly Pet Burials - petMD

June 2, 2018
   Greener Pet Burial: Why Not?
      E: The Environmental Magazine, EarthTalk Q&A

March 22, 2018
   Thinking About Having a ‘Green’ Funeral? Here’s What to Know
      The New York Times

February 10, 2018
   The Year of Action Resource Guide - The Order of the Good Death

October 16, 2017
   Get Buried With Your Pet? Owners Advocate For Animals To Join Them In Death
      International Business Times

October 10, 2017
 **The Movement to Bury Pets Alongside People - 
      The Atlantic Magazine (Health section), by Sonya Vatomsky
          -  reposted on news, October 14, 2017
September 26, 2017
   Best Friends in Life and Death - Carolina Tails Magazine, Fall 2017, pp. 38-39.

July 2017
   Trotting Lightly at the End: Our Pets' Final Paw Prints - 
      Natural Transitions Magazine: Pets and Death (Vol. 6, no. 1, pp. 8-11).

May 18, 2017
 **When 'Whole-Family' Cemeteries Include Our Pets - NPR: 13.7 
      cosmos & culture: commentary on science and society, by Barbara J. King

December 28, 2015
   The inside story of the North Wales pet cemetery which cremated a goldfish,
   a cow and an ostrich by David Powell - Daily Post UK, North Wales Live.

December 2015
   Pet Memorial - Animal Crusaders (Annual Issue 2015, p. 12)
      Newsletter of Compassionate Crusaders Trust, India

July 5, 2015 
  Proposed Bill To Allow Deceased Pets To Be Buried With Owners - Pet Talk News

July 3, 2015
  Proposed bill would allow pet owners to have deceased pets buried with them 
     Dog Heirs. [Another news story that links to our directories.]

  Debido a la demanda: Aumentan las leyes que permiten a los dueños ser 
     enterrados con sus mascotas - Seamos Mas Animales
     (Spanish language version of the July 2 Life with Dogs article)

July 2, 2015
  New bill would allow owners to have deceased pets buried with them
     Life with Dogs [a link to our whole-family cemeteries directory is included.]

March 2014 (19:2) 
 **New York, Virginia rules to allow burial of pets and humans together
     Death Care Business Advisor  [reproduced here with permission]
      (A publication "For Funeral, Cemetery and Cremation Professionals") 

September 28, 2012
  Being buried, the green way - Indiana Living Green

March 30, 2012
  Give your dog a green burial - CNN 
     (reposting of the 10/17/11 MNN article)

October 24, 2011
  Is There Such a Thing as Green Pet Burial? - The Miami Herald 
     (reposting of the 10/17/11 MNN article)

October 17, 2011
  Is There Such a Thing as Green Pet Burial? - Mother Nature Network (MNN)

May 1, 2011
  A Greener Pawprint: Leaving a Lighter Pawprint on the Planet by Jim Paterson
  E: The Environmental Magazine [Cover Story]
    *The article's mention of the Green Pet-Burial Society was cited by 
 The Free Dictionary (The Free Library by Farlex, beginning in 2014) in its entry 
     for 'burial' in its thesaurus, encyclopedia, and dictionary.

March 10, 2011
  FEATURES: Fading to black and going green at the same time 
     Antelope Valley College Examiner

September 13, 2010
  A Green Ending for Your Pets, Too - Audubon Magazine

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