Open Book

Resources

Stack of Books

Books and Reading

  • Going Home – Finding Peace when Pets Die

  • Being Mortal – Atul Gawande

  • Resource on grief from Tia Amdurer

  • Other books for adults

Boy with Pug Puppy

For Kids

  • Talking to kids about death and euthanasia

  • Should my kid(s) be present?

  • Books for kids

    • Love is Forever, by Casey Rislov

    • The 10th best thing about Barney

    • Dog heaven

Dog Funeral

For Other Pets

  • How do pets grieve? (CP’s FAQs are excellent on this)

  • Should my other pets be present?

Pet Urn

Memories and Memorials

  • Your pet’s perfect day – it’s not too late to make memories

  • Fur Face Photography

  • Portraits from photos

  • Jewelry made from paw prints

  • Ways to collect mementos

    • Hair clippings

    • Ashes back or not

    • Clay paws

  • Pet funerals

Holding Hands

Grief Support

  • You are welcome to call to talk, anytime

  • Anticipatory Grief

    • Why anticipatory grief matters – you can make memories now

    • What can I do now so that later I have no regrets?

    • What is your pet’s bucket list?

  • HABT

  • Argus Institute