Support & Grief Resources

Support and Grief Resources

Your grief is personal and different than anyone else’s pain, just as your pet was different and unique from other pets. For many, their grief is a deep feeling of pain which is quite difficult to express. There are a number of grief support groups to which you can reach out. One group to contact is Veterinary Wisdom. The group offers support and materials that may assist during this difficult transition. Please refer to the link below if you need to reach their hotline support in dealing with your loss.


Pet Loss Books Especially for Children

  • When a Pet Dies – F. Rogers
  • Dog Heaven – C. Rylant
  • Cat Heaven – C. Rylant

Pet Loss Books for Adults

  • Grieving the Death of a Pet – Betty Carmack
  • Coping With Sorrow on the Loss of Your Pet – M. Anderson
  • Pet Loss and Human Bereavement  – W. Kay
  • Animals as Teachers and Healers – S. McElroy
  • A Final Act of Caring: Ending the Life of an Animal Friend – M. Montgomery
  • Pet Loss: A Thoughtful Guide for Adults and Children  – H. Neiburg
  • It’s Okay to Cry – M.L. Quintana
Scroll to top