Pet Bereavement Support Training

If you organise or have attended and would like to recommend any training courses for inclusion here, please contact us.


Distance Learning/Online courses

Compassion Understood Pet Loss Support programme for veterinary practice staff

Understanding Pet Loss - Courses and Veterinary Practice Accreditation (Vetspeed)

The Blackford Centre for Pet Bereavement - Pet Bereavement Courses

The Cambridge Institute of Dog Behaviour and Training Pet Bereavement Counselling Skills

Jane Evans MBACP (OCST Online Counselling Services & Training)
Tel: +44 (0) 7968 134 365

The Association for Pet Loss and Bereavement offers an online training course with the potential to follow this up with an internship programme.

Blue Cross Pet Bereavement Support CPD Courses for Professionals

Pet Loss and Bereavement for Therapists by Julia Dando - for counsellors and therapists (either in-training or qualified and practicing) who would like a better understanding of pet loss, how it affects people and how they might support clients through pet loss in therapy.

Two fully CPD-accredited Diploma courses from Living with Pet Bereavement - Dawn Murray:

  • Pet Bereavement Counselling Diploma (100 CPD hours)
  • Pet Bereavement Counselling Advanced Diploma (150 CPD hours)

Attendance Courses

ALLY® is a new community-based support service for people experiencing the loss of their pet/animal. Find out more about training opportunities to become a Supporter here.


Pet Bereavement Support Volunteering

No current listings; please let me know if you are aware of any resources to include here - thank you!