Books

Dr. Maggie has found that these books can be helpful to her clients when trying to reconcile the death of a loved pet friend.  It is her hope that they might be of help to you.

Yesterday Was Weird, Benny Pointer and his Person, John Pointer, 2016. This is a children’s book which explains the in-home euthanasia process told from the pet’s point of view.
Available at http;//BennyBook.com. Disclaimer: Dr. MacDonald is featured in this book; however, the book was written without her knowledge or input. She receives no monetary gain, gratuity, or any other type of income/gift in conjunction with its publication and/or distribution.

Coping with the Loss of a Pet: A Gentle Guide for All Who Love a Pet, Christina M. Lemieux, Ph.D.; Wallace R. Clark & Co.; 1988.

Pet Loss: A Thoughtful Guide for Adults and Children, Herbert A. Nieburg, Ph.D. & Arlene Fischer; Harper Perennial; 1996.

Dog Gone, Howard Bronson; Bestsell Publications, 6 Samba Circle, Sandwich, MA 02563; 1994.

Legacies of Love: A Gentle Guide to Healing from the Loss of Your Animal Loved One audiobook, Teresa Wagner, Upper Access Books.

Surviving the Heartbreak of Choosing Death for Your Pet
Available from Direct Book Service. Telephone: 1-800-776-2665.