The books listed below are available at Memorial Pet Services

Pet Loss Resource Center Library:

These are recommended readings from our staff at Memorial Pet Services.  Many of these books are available for check-out so please call our office for availability!

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Final Thoughts from a Dying Zen Dog 

By Richard I. Kaye

Cat Heaven

By Cynthia Rylant

Cold Noses at the Pearly Gate

By Gary Kurtz

Coping with Sorrow on the Loss of Your Pet

By Moira Anderson Allen

Dog Heaven

By Cynthia Rylant

Goodbye Friend

By Gary Kowalski

Pet Parents: 

A journey Through Unconditional Love & Grief

By Coleen Ellis

Saying Goodbye to the Pet You Love

By Dr. Lorri A Greene and Jacquelyn Landis

The Loss of a Pet

By Wallace Sife, PhD

Until We Meet Again

God's Eternal Plan for His Animals

By Asevimoru

When Only The Love Remains

By Emily Margaret Stuparyle

When your Pet Dies

A guide to remembering & healing

By Dr. Alan Wolfelt

Books to Help Yourself and Your Children

When Children Grieve:

For Adults to Help Children Deal with Death, Divorce, Pet Loss, Moving, and Other Losses

By John W. James (2001)

Remember Rafferty: Pet Loss for Children

This book is for children after a pet has died

By Joy Johnson (1998)

Jasper’s Day

This book is for children as you prepare to make the decision to euthanize your beloved pet but can be read after to deal with feelings.

By Marjorie Blain Parker (1983)

The Tenth Good Thing About Barney

This book helps children and adults with ways to remember their pets in order to help themselves heal.

By Judith Vorist (1987)

Saying Good-Bye to LuLu

This books helps children say farewell to their pet that has died and prepare for their new one.

By Corinne Demas (2004)

Jim’s Dog Muffin

This book helps children and adults whose animal was struck and killed by a vehicle. It remains a classic.

By Miriam Cohen (1984)