Great Books & Podcasts

If you have a great book or other resource other pet owners would find helpful please email us at and we’ll update our list! Remember – if you order books on Amazon please go to and choose The Riedel and Cody Fund as your designated charity – Amazon will make a donation to RCF based on your order and every little bit helps us save more lives!



  • When Your Pet Dies: How to Cope with Your Feelings, Quackenbush and Graveline, Simon and Schuster, 1985
  • Geadon’s Gift: Surviving the Loss of Your Pet: Coloring Book, Cheryl A. Underhill and Kathy Ferdon
  • Pet Loss and Human Emotion: Guiding Clients Through Grief, Falconguide Ser., Cheri B. Ross and Jane B. Sorensen
  • Grieving the Death of a Pet, Betty J. Carmack, RN, EdD
  • Saying Good-Bye to the Pet You Love, A Complete Resource to Help You, Dr. Lori Green and Jacqueline Landis


  • The Tenth Good Thing About Barney, Judith Viorst, 1975
  • Angel by My Side: The True Story of a Dog Who Saved a Man…and a Man Who Saved a Dog, Mike Lingenfelter and David Frei
  • Pet Love, Betty White, William Morrow and Company, 1983