Pet Loss Resources

Determining Quality of Life

Pet Loss Resources

Licensed Professionals (Individual Counseling)

Stephanie Rodriguez, GCCA-C, CT (virtual only, not local to STL) (also on TikTok & YouTube)

Support by Phone / Text:

Crisis Text Line

Text HOME to 741741 from anywhere in the US, anytime, about any type of crisis

Tufts University Pet Loss Support


Pet Loss Books:

pet loss books for children

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pet loss books for adults

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 When Your Pet Dies:  A Guide to Mourning, Remembering and Healing – by Alan D. Wolfelt, PhD

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General Resources & Support

Association for Pet Loss & Bereavement

University of Missouri Veterinary Health Center

The Human Animal Bond Trust (Support Group, virtual)

Rainbow Bridge Pet Loss Deck

The Pet Loss Support Page

Memorial Ideas

Dog Memorial Ideas: 10 Ways To Honor Your Dog’s Legacy