Summary: Read about these amazing animal heroes, stories that will inspire pet owners, farm hands, anyone who has an infinity for animals and their unique behaviors.
Format: sound recording-nonmusical
Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2017
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Multi-Media Kits, Call number: KIT J WHITE KAN
Summary: "On the heels of her family's beloved dog's death, one woman returns to the canines of her past in order to imagine the human she hopes to become in the future in her memoir, What Is a Dog? Chloe Shaw is in a dog house of her own choosing. A married mother with kids, the death of Booker, her children's eldest family pet, has left her reeling and reckoning with her lifelong relationship with...
Publisher / Publication Date: Flatiron Books 2021
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Summary: "When a pet dies, it can feel like you lost your best friend. What do you do? Whether you had a guinea pig, dog, cat, or fish, this story can help you through the tough times."--from cover, p. 
Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2012
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 155.9 LOE
Summary: "A heartfelt exploration of human grief after the loss of a pet by the New York Times bestselling author of Dogs Never Lie About Love. Over 84 million Americans-almost 3/4 of the US population-own a pet, and our society is still learning how to recognizeand dignify that relationship with proper mourning rituals. We have only recently allowed the conversation of how to grieve for our non-human...
Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2020
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 636.088 MAS
Summary: A moving meditation on coping with the loss of the animals that have enriched our lives. Jon Katz returns with a thoughtful exploration of the ways in which people grieve for their pets. Filled with helpful advice, philosophical questions, and emotional reflections about Katz's own animals, this book is about far more than just the grieving process; it's also a comfort to heartbroken pet...
Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2011
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 155.9 KAT
Summary: The author writes an account of her relationship with her pit bull Rosie. Starting from the emptiness following Rosie's death, the author launches a heartfelt and fabulist investigation into the true nature of the bond between pet and pet owner.
Publisher / Publication Date: Grove Press, an imprint of Grove Atlantic 2017
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MYLES, EILEEN MYL
Summary: Explores the feelings of frustration, sadness, and loneliness that a youngster may feel when a pet dies.
Publisher / Publication Date: Putnam 1988
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 155.937 ROG
Summary: Presents a meditation on coping with the loss of an animal who has enriched one's life, sharing observations on the ways in which people grieve for their pets, related philosophical quesions, and the process of letting go.
Publisher / Publication Date: Villard 2011