Melissa Courtney

Waking Up With Dogs

This is a bridge between the available books on improving your pet’s health and the ones about coping with their loss.

A straightforward and engaging guide to navigating your dog’s middle age to managing their end of life issues with presence and grace.


  • Three better choices you can implement now to improve your pets health
  • A four dog journey of learning, love and loss.
  • How to determine the “right time” for your family and your pet.
  • Euthanasia: A step by step guide

Waking Up With Dogs: Beginning At The End lays an easy to follow foundation to create the best experience possible for your aging pet. It was written by a dog person to help all pet lovers.