Kindred spirit, Kindred Care, Shannon Nakaya, DVM

Kindred spirit, Kindred Care, Shannon Nakaya, DVM

  Procedures formerly available only for people are now also options for animals, giving rise to both tougher decisions and higher costs. Shannon Fujimoto Nakaya carefully lays out the issues people may face when confronted with a pet’s health crisis and considering whether to pursue a particular treatment. The book explores the human-animal bond, healthy…more

Saying Goodbye to the Pet That You Love, Lori Green

Saying Goodbye to the Pet That You Love

From a psychologist with twenty years of experience as a pet bereavement specialist, comes the first title to offer cognitive tools and exercises for validating and supporting the particular grief that results from the loss of a pet.  When a pet dies, the vast majority of owners experience significant grief, which is often downplayed by…more

Surviving the Heartbreak of Choosing Death for Your Pet, Linda Peterson

Surviving the Heartbreak of Choosing Death for Your Pet, Linda Peterson

“This book was extremely helpful! Having to choose death for my best friend of 20 years was incredibly painful and brought feelings of guilt, despair, relief and depression. At the time, I felt I might just be loosing my mind. This book helped me work through all of my feelings. It gave me a peaceful…more

A Snowflake in my Hand, Samantha Mooney

A Snowflake in my Hand, Samantha Mooney

By Ann L. Weber The affecting cover painting drew me to buy this book, and it changed my life–I’m not exaggerating. I ended up requiring it for my college “Psychology of Loss” class and recommending it to my “People & Animals” class. Samantha Mooney grasps the preciousness and depth of each cat’s life as she…more