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.

Complicated Pet Loss Grief ~ How to Navigate

Dealing with Complicated Pet Loss Grief is very challenging to a pet lover. Has it ever happened to you where your pet escapes from your home? Did this pet ever come home? Are you suffering from the pain of not knowing whatever happened to them? This type of pet loss grief is called Complicated [...]

By |2018-08-19T07:55:46-04:00August 19th, 2018|Blog, Pet Grief Support, Sixty and Me Blog|Comments Off on Complicated Pet Loss Grief ~ How to Navigate

How to Write a Pet Loss Poem to Heal Your Grief

Have you considered writing a pet loss poem to heal your grief? When looking for a creative and beautiful way to heal your heart when experiencing pet loss this could be a great way to support your painful emotions A poem can be a wonderful and loving way to remember your pet. By expressing your memories [...]

By |2018-06-12T11:14:05-04:00July 12th, 2018|Blog, Pet Loss Poem, Sixty and Me Blog|Comments Off on How to Write a Pet Loss Poem to Heal Your Grief

Interview with Wendy Van de Poll about Pet Loss

An Interview with Wendy Van de Poll I get lots of questions from all kinds of folks asking me how I got into the work I do. You may be interested in that too. So I thought I would share this interview I did a while back for a podcast I was on. I do hope [...]

By |2018-06-21T10:46:42-04:00June 14th, 2018|Blog, Media|Comments Off on Interview with Wendy Van de Poll about Pet Loss

My Cat Is Dying What Do I Do?

My Cat Is Dying What Do I Do? Realistically, what are you going to do? She is your best friend, and you can’t imagine what life would be like without her sweet meows, gentle nuzzles, and heart vibrating purrs that fill your soul with delight. It is normal to be in shock or beyond believing this news [...]

By |2018-06-08T14:35:20-04:00May 12th, 2018|Blog, My Cat Is Dying Book 2|Comments Off on My Cat Is Dying What Do I Do?

5 Tips Why Creating an End of Life Plan for Your Cat is Necessary

Are you having a difficult time staying focused when creating an end of life plan for your cat? Are you wondering why this task is even necessary? A normal grief feeling when you receive the shocking news your cat has reached the end of their life is lack of focus, defeat, and hopelessness. Keep in mind [...]

By |2018-06-08T14:36:16-04:00May 9th, 2018|Blog, My Cat Is Dying Book 2|Comments Off on 5 Tips Why Creating an End of Life Plan for Your Cat is Necessary