"After reading this book, you will be confident in the decision and timing in putting your pet to sleep while learning to view your choice as the most
loving final act you'll ever make with your furry companion." - Dr. Robert Kelsey
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When To Put My Dog To Sleep

Should I put my pet to sleep? When is the right time to make this decision? These are two of the most common and most challenging questions for a loving pet owner to answer. As a veterinarian, I wanted to take my experience and Read More...

Pet Euthanasia Overview : Dog Euthanasia, Cat Euthanasia, Animal Euthanasia

We would all (veterinarians included) like to wake up one morning and the tough decision has been made for us, but this is the rare exception. The unfortunate Read More...

How can I tell my pet is in pain?

Most pet owners tend to think that as long as their pet is not crying out or vocalizing in some way, then she is not experiencing pain. As you'll see, that's. Read More...

Does my pet have a good quality of life?

Quality of life is the second biggest contributor to many owners' decisions regarding the timing of a pet being put to sleep. But what exactly is quality of life? Does she Read More...

How old is my dog or cat?

I do believe age must play a role in your decision-making process. Now old age shouldn't be a death sentence for any pet, but it is a reality that must be weighed. Read More...

Questions you need to answer yourself

How far will you go medically, either to save or extend the life of your pet? Can you afford all of the diagnostic tests, surgeries, or treatments that are being? Read More...

Questions you should ask your veterinarian

What is the prognosis of my pet's condition? How long do we have with her? What kind of quality of life can we expect after the surgery or treatment? What would you Read More...

What is involved in a pet euthanasia, animal euthanasia, cat euthanasia or dog euthanasia appointment?

Pet owners want to have a basic understanding of what that visit will be like for their pets and for them. For some of you, it may have been years since you've had to Read More...

About the Author

Dr. Carr Kelsey is a small-animal veterinarian in Collierville, Tennessee, just outside of Memphis. He has been in small-animal practice for more than ten years. A 1999 graduate of Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine, he also holds a bachelor's degree in zoology from Auburn University. In 2007, he founded the Kelsey Canine Medical Center

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Are you facing the difficult decision of when to put your beloved pet to sleep? Read Dr. Carr Kelsey's book on "When to Put Your Pet to Sleep" for the answer.

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