Other Religions Paganism and Wicca Prayers for a Deceased Pet Share Flipboard Email Print Say goodbye to a beloved pet with a special prayer in his honor. Image © Getty Images Paganism and Wicca Rituals and Ceremonies Basics Sabbats and Holidays Wicca Gods Herbalism Wicca Traditions Wicca Resources for Parents By Patti Wigington Paganism Expert B.A., History, Ohio University Patti Wigington is a pagan author, educator, and licensed clergy. She is the author of Daily Spellbook for the Good Witch, Wicca Practical Magic and The Daily Spell Journal. our editorial process Facebook Facebook Twitter Twitter Patti Wigington Updated May 01, 2019 When a family loses a pet, it's hard. After all, chances are good that your pet was with your family for a while -- we love our pets, and it's hard to say goodbye. Many people have a funeral or memorial service for their lost pet. If you do, you may want to use one of these prayers as part of your service. Prayers For Deceased Animals Prayers for a Deceased Cat: Cats were once worshiped as royalty, and they've never let us forget it. If your pet cat has crossed over, you may wish to offer up one of these prayers to honor her on the journey.Prayers for a Deceased Dog: Dogs are loyal, trusting, and faithful companions. If your pet dog has crossed over, you may wish to offer up one of these prayers to honor him on the journey.Prayer for a Deceased Pet Fish: Children, in particular, are attached to fish as pets, so when one crosses over, it can be hard. Say this prayer at a family ceremony for a deceased pet fish.Prayer for a Euthanized Pet: It's hard enough to lose a pet you love, but when an animal has to be euthanized, it can be even worse. This prayer lets your pet know that you're letting them go out of love.Hold a Pet Farewell Ritual: If your pet has passed away, you can hold this ritual in his or her honor, as a way of celebrating your pet's life.