Your Pet’s End-Of-Life: A Guide For When That Time Comes
Cloth-bound, 140 pages
Publication date, August 2018
Few people suddenly decide they want to plan for their pets’ last days and death. It’s natural to say “Let’s cross that bridge when we come to it”. But what if you find yourself at that bridge and you're not ready?
It's not an easy thing to think about. However, this new book offers ways through the woods. Written by a vet, it gives honest guidance to owners who may wish to think ahead. The book is also a kind companion to anyone who is living through their pet's last days or facing life without him or her.
The A-B-C Yardstick
If a pet can no longer have a life worth living, most owners and vets would agree euthanasia (“put to sleep”) is best. That does not make the decision easy, however. It takes immense courage. Understandably, most owners dread it and wonder "How will I know when it's time?". Others are haunted by their decision afterwards: they wonder if it was the right one for their pet, or the right time. The A-B-C Yardstick is a simple tool that is helping people (and their pets) avoid those difficulties.
Developed by Dr Caroline Hewson, The Yardstick helps you and your vet look at all aspects, in three simple steps. Using it cannot take away the sadness of the euthanasia decision. Also, every case is different and euthanasia isn't necessarily best. Because The Yardstick clarifies all that, it is helping people have more peace of mind about pets who are sick or very frail. That helps their pets too,
You can download The A-B-C Yardstick by clicking on the image.