What is the pet birthstone for October?
Pet Birthstones by Month – October. Tourmaline is the birthstone for all pets born in October. The word tourmaline comes from the the word ‘turamali’ which is a Sinhalese term for crystals. Tourmaline is mostly mined in Brazil with the bluey green gems – which we use as our October birthstone colour – found in the Pariba State.
When I look at our Tourmaline memorial jewellery I am reminded of the sea in Autumn, on those days where the clouds gather and the palest light makes the waves almost green, like a
You can get a precise breakdown of Tourmaline here.
October Birthstone Meanings
It is the gem colour for all Librans. This is for pets born between September 24 – October 23. Tourmaline is thought protect the wearer from danger and in some cultures believed to awaken the wearer from dreams of illusion. It is sometimes known as the philosophers stone as it is meant to grant the power of enlightenment.
Tourmaline are for compassion
It is said that wearers of Tourmaline are compassionate. And compassion is a key building block in our recovery from the loss of a pet. We need compassion for ourselves in order to heal our hearts. And we need to have compassion for those who are suffering from the loss of a pet. It is good way to encourage healing and to express empathy.
Birthstones and losing a pet.
Whatever month your pet was born being able to use that colour in a piece of memorial jewellery can be very comforting. I have my April’s ashes in a Tiffany Ring, an Eternity Ring and a Silver Teardrop. And whilst I wear the rings daily I save my teardrop pendant for days when I need an extra boost, it helps me to channel some of April’s general gorgeousness and gets me to put my best foot forward, even if I’m not really feeling my best.
Birthstone Pet Memorial Jewellery
Birthstones by Month – July. If you know the month of your beloved pet’s birth then you might like to choose to put their ashes into an appropriately coloured stone. It can make this difficult choice easier for some people. At the moment we’re unable to offer a clear version of the diamond colour so we use a ‘pink diamond’ colour but watch this space we have some very exciting news coming shortly which will change this….
Choosing a colour for your memorial jewellery can be both a difficult and lovely thing, if you have a favourite colour then the choice is simple but many people choose a colour based on the month of their pets birthday, their birthstone or star sign.
The following products are available in our birthstone colours:
Pet Memorial Rings –
Pet Memorial Pendants
Pet Memorial Charms
Here is the list of birthstones by month that might be helpful for you:
What are the pet birthstones by Zodiac signs?
Our birthstone range will also work for zodiac signs if you prefer to use these dates:
|Zodiac Signs||Dates of Zodiac Signs||Zodiac Birthstone &|
|Zodiac Element &|
|Aries||March 21 – April 20||Diamond|
|Taurus||April 21 – May 20||Emerald|
|Gemini||May 21 – June 21||Pearl|
|Cancer||June 22 – July 22||Ruby|
|Leo||July 23 – August 23||Peridot|
|Virgo||August 24 – September 23||Sapphire|
|Libra||September 24 – October 23||Tourmaline|
|Scorpio||October 24 – November 22||Topaz|
|Sagittarius||November 23 – December 21||Turquoise|
|Capricorn||December 22 – January 20||Garnet|
|Aquarius||January 21 – February 19||Amethyst|
|Pisces||February 20 – March 20||Aquamarine|
You can find the full year of birthstone months here
Custom Made Pet Birthstone Jewellery
We only work with the most experienced and skilled local jewellers. If you have a colour that you would like for your memorial jewellery just let us know and we will do our best to colour match it for you, please be aware we cannot guarantee an exact match as sometimes we are limited by the colours that are available for mixing.
Let me help you cope with the loss of your pet. My 12 Step Pet Bereavement Guide has practical tips and advice that can help.