Heal From Pet Loss

Select Pet Loss Resource Links

Heal From Pet Loss
Pet Loss Links
Pittsburgh Links
Events & News
Media & Articles
For Veterinarians
Other Pet Links

At home euthanasia service

  • http://www.petlossathome.com/: National vet-owned organization providing compassionate in-home service 7 days a week, same day option. 877-219-4811.

Excellent general pet loss resource

  • http://www.pet-loss.net/: Articles on coping, good links including counseling, and a nice range of bereavement products.


  • aplb.org/resources/books.html: The Association of Pet Loss and Bereavement has an extensive list of relevant books
  • Coping with Sorrow on the Loss of Your Pet, Moira Anderson Allen, Dog Ear Publishing, LLC, 2007 (3rd edition)
  • The Loss of a Pet: A Guide to Coping With the Grieving Process When a Pet Dies, Wallace Sife, Phd, New York: Howell Book House, 2005 (3rd edition)
  • Pet Loss: A Spiritual Guide, Eleanor L. Harris, Brooklyn: Lantern Books, 2002
  • Eternalanimals.com: Multiple pet loss books from a Christian perspective

For children, teens, families

Memorial products, gifts, remembrance gestures

  • http://www.foreverpets.com/: A wide range of urns is the specialty of this site.
  • http://www.bernadette-k.com/: Portraits of animals from your photographs by Bernadette Kazmarkski, illustrator of the Heal Your Heart CD.
  • humanesociety.org: The Humane Society of the United States provides many meaningful ideas for honoring your pet's memory. Search on "loss grief."
  • http://www.pet-loss.net/: Extensive collection of pet memorial products, condolence gifts, and CD's
  • www.4pawsforever.org/: Custom keepsakes, garden stones, jewelry and urns. All profits are donated to help privately funded humane shelters and rescue organizations.

Phone counseling

Counselor listings

On-line Support

  • http://www.aplb.org/: Through the Association of Pet Loss and Bereavement, professionally trained volunteers host chat rooms under the direction of a psychologist.
  • http://www.petloss.com/: A safe, monitored message board and chatroom available throughout the week, but most active during the Monday evening candle ceremony (10 PM Eastern)

Candle Ceremony

  • www.petloss.com/: Major link to the weekly worldwide pet loss candle ceremony. Includes chatroom support and language translations. Excellent additional resources.


The focus of this site is to keep the list brief for the manageability of the readers.  If you feel strongly that a link should be added, please email.  If you find that a link is not longer current, please send an email so this list can be kept current: Karen@HealFromPetLoss.com.  Thank you!

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