Is My Pet Suffering?

Quality of Life Scale
Common Signs of Pain in Dogs and Cats

Can You Afford a Pet?

From Money Geek and Chris Woolston


For All Ages:

Tear Soup: A Recipe for Healing After Loss by Pat Schwiebert, Chuck DeKlyen

For Children:

Cat Heaven by Cynthia Rylant
Dog Heaven by Cynthia Rylan
When a Pet Dies by Fred Rogers

For Adults and Teenagers:

Paw Prints in the Stars: A Farewell and Journal for a Beloved Pet by Warren Hanson
Goodbye, Friend: Healing Wisdom for Anyone Who Has Ever Lost a Pet by Gary Kowalski
Coping with Sorrow on the Loss of Your Pet by Moira Anderson Allen


Pet Loss Support:

Association for Pet Loss and Bereavement:
The Argus Institute:
The Pet Loss Support Page; Ten tips on Coping with Pet loss,
Pet Loss Grief Support Website:
Animal Hospice- Compassionate Crossings:
Heal From Pet Loss, Karen A. Litzenger, MA, LPC:
Pet Loss Support Page:
Veterinary Wisdom for pet parents:

Pet Cemetaries:

Agape Pet Services, Boonsboro, MD:
Valley Pet Cemetery, Williamsport, MD:
Resthaven Memorial Gardens, Pet Services:


Susan Raimond – Calming Harp Music CD’s:

Pet Loss Support Hotline


Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6-9 pm (free service) (Messages can be left at anytime and a return call will be made as soon as possible.) Sponsered by Virginia-Maryand regional College of Veterinary Medicine



















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