About Wendy V

Wendy Van de Poll is a pioneering leader in the field of pet loss grief support and the human-animal bond. As a bestselling author, speaker and coach, she has passionately devoted her life to the mission of increasing the quality of life between animals and people. Wendy has run with wild wolves in Minnesota, coyotes in Massachusetts and foxes in her backyard. She is the founder of Center for Pet Loss Grief and appears as a guest blogger on Sixty and Me as well as others.

Supporting Grandchildren with Pet Loss

Supporting Grandchildren With Pet Loss When supporting grandchildren with pet loss they may look to you to help them through their feelings of grief and mourning. Here are 5-Tips to help them understand that death is normal. There are many ways that you can support your grandchild with pet loss. These five tips are the [...]

By | 2017-05-13T10:34:55+00:00 May 15th, 2017|Blog, Sixty and Me Blog|0 Comments

Pet Loss Grief Over Sixty… How Do You Recover?

Pet Loss Grief Over Sixty and How you Can Recover Pet loss grief over sixty for anyone is tough but as a woman over 60, having a pet in your life can give you boundless love and happiness. You probably don’t need anyone telling you that the love you have for your pet is special. [...]

By | 2017-03-10T13:54:19+00:00 March 23rd, 2017|Blog, Sixty and Me Blog|Comments Off on Pet Loss Grief Over Sixty… How Do You Recover?

Holidays and Pet Loss Grief

Holidays and Pet Loss Grief ~ Myth #10 Myth #10 – Having a feeling of joy at moments in my life before or soon after my pet has died is not okay. Holidays and Pet Loss Grief are challenging. This time of year can easily trigger old and new feelings of grief. Sadness around the [...]

By | 2016-12-20T13:57:20+00:00 December 20th, 2016|Blog, Myths|Comments Off on Holidays and Pet Loss Grief