Quality of Life Video Discussions
How to Know When It is Time To Say Goodbye Ebook
It is hard to know when it is time to put down your dog or cat. You are making a big decision that has an enormous impact on another life, your family and your future. Many people feel mixed emotions in the time that leads up to the loss of their pet.
When is it time to put down your dog or cat? Our pets are part of our family and often times the responsibility of making the right decision can be overwhelming. You can feel guilty about watching your pet struggle but still be sad and tearful when you think about life without them. This is a personal decision and you and your family share the responsibility of ensuring that your pet passes with dignity.
I can help you weigh both emotional and factual criteria to help clarify your thoughts and make the best decision possible.
You can go through personal questions and strict objective criteria in the privacy of your home.
Quality of Life, Focus On Mobility - Dogs
Dr. Janie von Waldburg discusses key aspects of a dog's quality of life and how to make the tough decision of knowing when to put your dog to sleep. This episode focuses on your dogs mobility.
Quality of Life, Focus on Pain - Dogs
Dr. Janie von Waldburg discussed quality of life in dogs and the role of pain. Dr. Janie discusses the most common types of pain medication and how to know if your dog is painful.
Quality of Life, Spouse Not on Board
Dr. Janie von Waldburg talks about what to do when facing your pet's euthanasia and your partner or spouse is not on the same page.
Quality of Life, "Playing God"
Dr. Janie talks about the difficult situation of "playing god" and discusses the gravity and responsibility of being a pet guardian.