Pet Loss Support
(Grief Counseling)

California Golden Poppies

California Golden Poppies
(by Dr. Michael Rittenberg)

Local Resources

Dr. Kathleen Ayl
Certified Veterinary Support and Pet Loss Recovery Specialist
818.458.8102 (texts okay)

Internet Resources

Animal Love & Loss Network

Association for Pet Loss and Bereavement

Coping with Pet Loss (Humane Society)

Pet Loss Grief Support and Candle Ceremony

Pet Loss Poems

Peternity Pet Loss Support

Rainbow Bridge Tribute Page

Rainbows Bridge

Recommended Reading List

“Coping With The Loss Of Your Pet”
Dr. Kathleen Ayl

“The Grief Recovery Handbook”
John James & Russell Friedman
Harper Collins, 1998

“The Tenth Good Thing About Barney”
Judith Viorst
Atheneum, 1975

“All My Children Wear Fur Coats”
Peggy R. Holt
Infinity Publishing, 2002

“Angel Pawprints: Reflections On Loving And Losing A Canine Companion”
Laurel E. Hunt
Hyperion, 2000

“Cat Heaven” and “Dog Heaven”
Cynthia Rylant
Scholastic Books, 1997

University Affiliated

UC Davis
(Staffed by UC Davis Veterinary Students)
800.565.1526 or 530.752.4200

Washington State University
(Staffed by WSU Veterinary Students)

Cornell University
(Staffed by Cornell Veterinary Students)

Ohio State University
(Staffed by OSU Veterinary Students)
614.292.1823 or

Tufts University
(Staffed by Tufts Veterinary Students)

University of Illinois
(Staffed by Illinois Veterinary Students)
217.244.2273 or 877.394.2273

Michigan State University
(Staffed by MSU Veterinary Students)

Iowa State University
(Staffed by ISU Veterinary Students and Volunteers)

Virginia-Maryland Regional
College of Veterinary Medicine

Chicago Veterinary Medical Association
(Staffed by Chicago VMA)