LINKS TO OTHER SITES
Animal Communication and Awareness Sites
Assisi International Animal
The AIAI is our co-sponsor for the First International Symposium on Veterinary Hospice Care, scheduled for March 2008.
Grief Counseling Sites
Information, comfort and support for anyone coping with or anticipating the loss of a loved one, whether that is a person or a cherished animal companion. Includes useful articles on various aspects of loss (including pet loss), recommended book lists, inspirational writings and poetry, and categorized links to dozens of other helpful resources. Hosted by Marty Tousley, CNS-BC, FT, a certified hospice bereavement counselor who also specializes in pet loss.
Grief Healing Discussion Groups
Safe, anonymous, online place where the bereaved can share their stories of loss and ask questions to learn more about the normal grieving process. Includes a forum for Loss of a Pet. Sponsored by Hospice of the Valley (Phoenix, AZ) and moderated by professional hospice bereavement counselors.
The National Hospice and
Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO)
The NHFP is now an associate member of the NHPCO.
Pet Hospice Organizations
New website coming soon!
Pet Memorial Sites
In Memory of Pets, Beyond
The Pet Memorial Website
Pet Loss Grief Support Website
Cyber Pet Memorial Park
Forever Pets, Inc.
Online Virtual Pet Memorials
American Holistic Veterinary
Medical Association (AHVMA)
The AHVMA is now partnering with The NHFP for the granting of CEUs to DVMs and VTs for the Third International Symposium on Veterinary Hospice Care in 2012.
American Veterinary Medical
The AVMA approved veterinary hospice care guidelines in 2001 and reaffirmed them in 2007.