Pet Loss A Thoughtful Guide for Adults and Children

ISBN-10: 0060926783
ISBN-13: 9780060926786
Authors: Herbert A. Nieburg, Arlene Fischer, Her Nieburg
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Thoroughly researched and expertly written, this comprehensive guide is a must for animal lovers dealing with the loss of a pet. The death of a pet can cause enormous feelings of sorrow, guilt, and loneliness for children and adults alike, whether the end comes through old age, illness, sudden death, or euthanasia. Yet pet owners are often inhibited in their very real grief, even if the animal was considered a full-fledged family member, a child's favored playmate, or an elderly person's faithful companion. In Pet Loss, the authors acknowledge and encourage such grief, and assert that pet owners must learn to cope with the death of an animal as they would with any significant loss--by…    

Author bio:

Herbert A. Nieburg, Ph.D., is a psychotherapist specializing in grief therapy at Four Winds Hospital in Katonah, New York, as well as in the instruction of veterinary professionals in the psychological impact of pet death.


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Binding: Paperback Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Number of pages: 176 Dimensions: 5.31" wide x 8.00" long x 0.40" tall Weight: 0.374 lbs. Language: English