149: Dr Kathleen Cooney, DVM: Kathy Talks Animal Hospice & Palliative Care For Your Pets

How do you develop a caring and loving plan as your companion animal nears end of life?

Dr Kathleen Cooney is our talented guest today. She is an animal hospice consultant, educator, and founder of Home to Heaven in beautiful Loveland, Colorado. She shares her expertise in the growing field of hospice and palliative care for our companion animals.

Website

http://kathleencooneydvm.com

Facebook

https://www.facebook.com/cooneyanimalhospice/

Home to Heaven

https://hometoheaven.net

International Association for Animal Hospice and Palliative Care (IAAHPC)

https://www.iaahpc.org

[Book] Hospice and Palliative Care for Companion Animals: Principles and Practice, editors Amir Shanan, Tamara Shearer, Jessica Pierce

http://www.wiley.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle/productCd-1119036666.html

Thank you Dr Kathy Cooney and previous guest Lorrie Shaw http://lorrieshaw.blogspot.com for the recommendation!

Harold mentioned the connection between animal cruelty and domestic violence in the beginning of the episode. Here’s the article by the Animal Legal Defense Fund.

http://aldf.org/resources/when-your-companion-animal-has-been-harmed/animal-cruelty-and-domestic-violence/


About Nancy and Harold Rhee

We have been married over 20 years, fostered over 60 dogs in the past four years, and we love animal rescue and the amazing people who dedicate their lives. And of course, the dogs and cats!

If you want to learn more about Nancy and Harold, go to our About Us page at http://thisispawprint.com/about or listen to our introductory podcast episode, “Fifty Puppies and a Podcast.” http://thisispawprint.com/000

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