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Going home : finding peace when pets die / Jon Katz.

Katz, Jon, (author.).

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  • 8 of 8 copies available at SC LENDS.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Anderson - Anderson Main Library 155.9 Katz Jon (Text) 22960000456375 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Anderson - Jennie Erwin Branch 155.9 Katz Jon (Text) 22960000456383 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Beaufort - Beaufort Branch 636.089 KAT (Text) 0530009436698 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Dorchester - Summerville Branch 155.937 KAT (Text) 30018003885932 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Fairfield - Main Library 155.9 Kat (Text) 33116002299555 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Florence - Main Library 155.937 Katz (Text) 33172005040678 Adult Non-fiction Available -
Harvin-Clarendon - Library F Ka (Text) 208091000616123 Adult New Fiction Available -
Lancaster - Indian Land Branch 155.9 KAT (Text) 30553102835602 Adult Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780345502698
  • ISBN: 9780345529282
  • Physical Description: xviii, 166 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Villard, [2011]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Animal dreams: Orson -- The good life -- Speaking for your pet -- The perfect day -- Making a decision you can live with -- Responsibility and judgment -- Animal dreams: Elvis -- Before: brace yourself -- After: welcome grief -- Grieving around others -- Helping yourself, helping others -- Grieving and healing through stories -- Animal dreams: Stanley -- Guilt -- Saying goodbye -- Perspective -- Helping children -- Getting another pet -- Letter from a dog -- Afterword / by Debra A. Katz, M.D.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Subject: Pet owners > Psychology.
Pets > Death > Psychological aspects.
Grief.
Human-animal relationships.

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