Grieving & Support

Support Groups and Websites

The ASPCA Pet Loss Support Hotline (877) 474-3310
The Pet Loss Support Page
The Association for Pet Loss and Bereavement (APLB)
Grief Healing
Pets Everlasting

Local Counselors

Sandra Nettles, LCSW, MSSW. Deer Valley Counseling
phone: 602-750-8051
email: [email protected]
Serving Phoenix, Scottsdale, Mesa, Chandler, Gilbert, Glendale, Peoria, Tempe, Ahwatukee. Offices in Phoenix, Scottsdale & Chandler
Leslie Anne Wood, Eminence Healing Therapies LLC
phone: 602-290-6422
email: [email protected]
5461 E. Enrose Street, Mesa AZ

Books on Grieving and Support

Postcards from Forrest: A dog's search for meaning
By John M Hembree, Teri Hembree, & Patrick Harlan
The Loss of a Pet: Guide to Coping with the Grieving Process When a Pet Dies
By Wallace Sife, Ph.D.
Goodbye Friend: Healing Wisdom for Anyone Who Has Ever Lost a Pet
By Gary Kowalski
Good Grief: Fiding Peace After Pet Loss
By Sid Korpi
Heal Your Heart: Coping with the Loss of a Pet
By Karen Litzinger
Dog Heaven
By Cynthia Rylant
Coping With Sorrow on the Loss of Your Pet
By Moira Anderson Allen
How to ROAR: Pet Loss Grief Recovery
By Robin Jean Brown
Saying Goodbye to Your Angel Animals
By Allen & Linda Anderson
When Your Pet Diet: How to Cope With your Feelings
By Jamie Quackenbush
Bill at Rainbow Bridge
By Dan Carrison

Books for Children

Postcards From Forrest: The Story of a Dog Who Never Gave Up.
By John M Hembree, Teri Hembree, & Patrick Harlan
Goodbye Mousie
By Robie H. Harris
The Forever Dog
By Bill Cochran
I’ll Always Love You
By Hans Wilhelm
The Tenth Good Thing About Barney
By Judith Viorst
Jaspers Day
By Marjorie Blain Parker
Tear Soup
By Pat Schwiebert
The Legand of Rainbow Bridge
By William Britton
For Every Dog An Angel
For Every Cat An Angel
By Christine Davis
Snort’s Special Gift
BY Suzanne Yue