With over two decades of experience supporting pet carers pre, during and post the loss of their much loved pets, Dawn Murray is one of the UK's leading pet loss support provider and pet bereavement counsellor.
Surviving Pet Loss, is a self-help guide, written by Dawn Murray, for those affected by pet bereavement. Grieving over a much loved pet can be a long and often lonely experience. This book will help you identify those overwhelming emotions and look at ways to help you through the grieving process and adjust to a ‘new’ life without your pet.
K9 Magazine says ''Dawn Murray has some wise words for anyone going through the trauma of pet loss and this is a book that will provide a lot of comfort for people at a time when they will most certainly need it.”
Dawns book is available to purchase from our shop, and is also available on Amazon (both paperback and kindle versions) with all profits going to animal charities.
Living with Pet Bereavement provides a number of CPD accredited courses including a Diploma and Advanced Diploma in Pet Bereavement Counselling - All our courses are designed for those wanting to know more about the various topics included with Pet Bereavement and are written by specialists with years of experience in the subject.
Points of Light is run by the UK government and recognises outstanding individual volunteers, those making a real difference in their community or field. In August 2021 we were delighted when Dawn was given a Points of Light award in recognition of the support she gives free of charge every year to hundreds of families suffering pet loss.
Grieving for or preparing for the loss of a pet can be a difficult time, we offer a range of pet bereavement support services for pet carers pre, during and post the loss of their pet, ranging from face to face support, telephone / zoom support and much more.
We are very pleased to announce the Living with Pet Bereavement has won the Pet Bereavement Specialist of the Year Award for the second year running - 2021 - 2022 and 2022 - 2023 - awarded by Prestige Awards!
Living with Pet Bereavement has a very active online support group on Facebook - come visit, join and give us a like!
We are proud to announce that our founder Dawn Murray received a 'Highly Commended' award in the prestigious 'Animal Hero' category at the 2022 Animal Star Awards
Living with Pet Bereavement launched the 'Ray of Hope Appeal' in 2010 with the aim of raising funds for various animal welfare charities or organisations.
To date we've raised thousands of pounds for many different animal related causes. You can read more about the appeal and our latest fundraising campaigns on the Ray of Hope page on this site.
If you would like to donate your support and contributions will enable us to continue to support these worthy causes.
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