Pet Loss Support
The Pet loss Support Group
Coral Springs Animal Hospital
2160 N. University Dr.
Coral Springs, FL 33071
Phone: 954-753-1800 Ext. 5501
Meets on the 3rd Wednesday of every month from 6:30pm - 8pm
Please RSVP by phone or email and include # of attendees. All ages welcome.
The International Association for Animal Hospice and Palliative Care
Offering support to “pet parents,” this group remains dedicated to promoting knowledge of, and developing guidelines for comfort-oriented care to companion animals as they approach the end of life.
The Association for Pet Loss and Bereavement
The Human Society of Broward County
Pet Loss and Grieving group sessions are free to the public and meet on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at 5:30 pm. Reservations are necessary.
The Humane Society of Greater Miami
The Pet Loss Support Group meets on Sundays from 3 pm to 5 pm, and on the third Thursday of each month from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. Reservations are necessary.
A site written by pet loss experts and veterinarians in the UK to help navigate and answer all questions surrounding the end-of-life process
Pet Loss Hotlines
ASPCA National Pet Loss Hotline
12 noon to 12 midnight daily
Pet Loss Support Hotline, Cornell University
Tufts University Pet Loss Support Hotline
Pet Loss Literature
Coping with the Loss of a Pet
Christina M. Lemieux, Wallace R. Clark, 1992
Living Through Personal Crisis
Ann Kaiser Stearns, Ballantine, 1984
Maya's First Rose
Martin Scott Kosins, Open Sky Books, 1992
When Your Pet Dies: How to Cope with Your Feeling
J. Quackenbush & D. Graveline, Simon & Schuster, 1985 (out of print-check with your library)
Grieving the Death of a Pet
Betty J. Carmack, Augsburg Books, January 1, 2003
Coping with Sorrow on the Loss of Your Pet
Moira Anderson, M.Ed.
Goodbye, friend - healing wisdom for anyone who has ever lost a pet
Illumination: Life Lessons from our Animal Companions
Amazon e-book by Lisa Shaw
Pet Loss Literature for Children
A Special Place for Charlee (children’s book)
B. Mellonie & R. Ingpen, Bantam Books, 198
Oh, Where Has My Pet Gone?
Sally Sibbett, B. Libby Press, 1991
The Tenth Good Thing About Barney
Judith Viorst, Aladdin Books, 1975
When a Pet Dies
For Every Dog an Angel
by Christine Davis
The Kids Book About Pet Loss: Grieving and Healing After Losing Your Pet (The Kids Book About . . .)
by Vicky Taylor
Memories of You: Pet Memory Book (Helping Kids Heal Series)
Erainna Winnett and Lucia Martinez
When Your Pet Dies...: A Healing Handbook for Kids (Elf-Help Books for Kids)
Victoria Ryan and R. W. Alley
Megan's Journey: A Story to Help Children Through the Loss of Their Much Loved Pets