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Recommended Books About Anticipatory Grief and Pet Loss

Title — Author

A Dog’s Purpose — W. Bruce Cameron
A Little Big Life — Dean Koontz
Bill at the Rainbow Bridge — Dan Carrison
Blessing the Bridge — Rita M. Reynolds & Gary Kowalski
Boundaries — Henry Cloud
Cold Noses at the Pearly Gate — Gary Kurtz
Coping with Sorrow on the Loss of Your Pet — Moira Anderson Allen
Cat Heaven — Cynthia Rylant
Dog Heaven — Cynthia Rylant
Dancing Dogs — Jon Katz
Dewey — Vicki Myron and Bret Witter
For Every Cat an Angel — Christine Davis
For Every Dog an Angel — Christine Davis
Going Home – Finding Peace When Pets Die — Jon Katz
Goodbye Friend — Gary Kowalski
Grieving the Death of a Pet — Betty Carmack
Kindred Spirits — Allen M. Schoen
Merle’s Door — Ted Kerasote
My Personal Pet Remembrance Journal — Enid Traisman & Herbert Nieburg
Saying Goodbye to Your Angel Animals — Allen and Linda Anderson
Saying Goodbye to Lulu — Corinne Demas
The Art of Racing in the Rain — Garth Stein
The Final Farewell — Marty Tousley & Katherine Heuerman
The Kids Book About Pet Loss — Vicky Taylor
The Legacy of Beezer and Boomer — Doug Koktazy
The Loss of a Pet — Wallace Sife, Ph.D.
The Rainbow Bridge — Paul C. Dahm
The Rainbow Bridge: Pet Loss is Heaven’s Gain — Niki Behrikis Shanahan
Pawprints in the Stars — Warren Hanson
Pet Parents: Guide Through Unconditional Love & Grief — Coleen Ellis
Saying Goodbye to your Angel Animals — Allen & Linda Anderson
So Easy to Love, So Hard to Lose — Laurie Kaplan
Speaking for Spot — Dr. Nancy Kay, DVM
Suspect — Robert Crain
When Kitty Passed Away — Linda Makky
When Only The Love Remains — Emily Margaret Stuparyle
When Your Pet Dies: A Guide To Mourning — Dr. Alan Wolfelt
Remembering and Healing

Pet loss support web-sites

www.aplb.org

The Association for Pet Loss and Bereavement

www.aspca.org/pet-care/pet-loss

American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

Recommended Books About Anticipatory Grief and Pet Loss

Title — Author

A Dog’s Purpose — W. Bruce Cameron
A Little Big Life — Dean Koontz
Bill at the Rainbow Bridge — Dan Carrison
Blessing the Bridge — Rita M. Reynolds & Gary Kowalski
Boundaries — Henry Cloud
Cold Noses at the Pearly Gate — Gary Kurtz
Coping with Sorrow on the Loss of Your Pet — Moira Anderson Allen
Cat Heaven — Cynthia Rylant
Dog Heaven — Cynthia Rylant
Dancing Dogs — Jon Katz
Dewey — Vicki Myron and Bret Witter
For Every Cat an Angel — Christine Davis
For Every Dog an Angel — Christine Davis
Going Home – Finding Peace When Pets Die — Jon Katz
Goodbye Friend — Gary Kowalski
Grieving the Death of a Pet — Betty Carmack
Kindred Spirits — Allen M. Schoen
Merle’s Door — Ted Kerasote
My Personal Pet Remembrance Journal — Enid Traisman & Herbert Nieburg
Saying Goodbye to Your Angel Animals — Allen and Linda Anderson
Saying Goodbye to Lulu — Corinne Demas
The Art of Racing in the Rain — Garth Stein
The Final Farewell — Marty Tousley & Katherine Heuerman
The Kids Book About Pet Loss — Vicky Taylor
The Legacy of Beezer and Boomer — Doug Koktazy
The Loss of a Pet — Wallace Sife, Ph.D.
The Rainbow Bridge — Paul C. Dahm
The Rainbow Bridge: Pet Loss is Heaven’s Gain — Niki Behrikis Shanahan
Pawprints in the Stars — Warren Hanson
Pet Parents: Guide Through Unconditional Love & Grief — Coleen Ellis
Saying Goodbye to your Angel Animals — Allen & Linda Anderson
So Easy to Love, So Hard to Lose — Laurie Kaplan
Speaking for Spot — Dr. Nancy Kay, DVM
Suspect — Robert Crain
When Kitty Passed Away — Linda Makky
When Only The Love Remains — Emily Margaret Stuparyle
When Your Pet Dies: A Guide To Mourning — Dr. Alan Wolfelt
Remembering and Healing

Pet loss support web-sites

www.aplb.org

The Association for Pet Loss and Bereavement

www.aspca.org/pet-care/pet-loss

American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
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“I thank you for the very special, calm way in which the end of life journey was made, we will always love and miss her. Thank you.”
~Beth Campbell, Grand Junction, CO

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