Recommended Books For Pet Loss

Children and Pet Loss: A Guide for Helping

Marty Tousley

The Loss of a Pet: New Revised and Expanded Edition

Wallace Sife

My Pet Died (Let’s Make a Book about it)

Rachel Biale

“Oh Where has My Pet Gone?”: a Pet Loss Memory Book

Sally Sibbit

For children ages 3-13

Pet Loss: Thoughtful Guide for Adults and Children

Herbert A. Nieburg

When Only the Love Remains: The Pain of Pet Loss

Emily Margaret Stuparyk

The Tenth Good Thing About Barney

Judith Viorst

For children ages 3-8. Death, grief, and the afterlife as experienced by a young boy following the death of his dear cat.

In the Shadow of Illness

Myra Bluebond-Langner

The author has written many articles about siblings who grow up with a brother or sister who has a chronic disease. Like the book, Sibling Loss, this book focuses on families with a child who has cystic fibrosis, but describes issues common to all families who have a child with a chronic or fatal illness.