Grief and Bereavement Resources



Veterinary Wisdom Pet Parents Resource Center

Association for Pet Loss and Bereavement: information and chat rooms about pet loss and grief, including anticipatory grief

Pet Loss Helplines

ASPCA Pet Loss Hotline

Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine Pet Loss Support

Tufts University Pet Loss Support Hotline
(staffed by trained student volunteers)

Full list of helpline numbers 

Children's books

Dog Heaven by Cynthia Rylant
Cat Heaven by Cynthia Rylant
The Tenth Good Thing About Barney by Judith Viorst