Wendy Van de Poll, MS, CEOL

Wendy Van De Poll's Credentials

Master’s of Science degree in Wolf Ecology and Behavior, Antioch College

Bachelor of Arts, Writing and Human-Animal Bond, Vermont College

About Wendy Van De Poll

Wendy Van de Poll is a pioneering leader in the field of pet loss grief support and an international best-selling an award-winning author. She is dedicated to providing a safe place for her clients to express their grief over the loss of their pets. She is compassionate and supportive to all who know her.

What makes Wendy successful with her clients is that she gets grief! “Over the years I’ve dealt with my own grief and helping many people communicate and connect with their pets long after their loss.”

Her particular mission when working with pet lovers and pet care professionals is to provide specific guidance on how to manage loss while taking care of one’s unique journey. Through a compassionate, directed, step-by-step approach, she has assisted countless pet lovers, pet caregivers, veterinarians, and pet cemetery owners in addressing end-of-life events.

She is a Certified End of Life and Pet Grief Support Coach, Animal Medium and Communicator. She is the founder of The Center for Pet Loss Grief, and an international best-selling and award-winning author and speaker.

She holds a Master’s of Science degree in Wolf Ecology and Behavior and has run with wild wolves in Minnesota, coyotes in Massachusetts and foxes in her backyard. She lives in the rural New Hampshire with her husband, her rescue doggo Addie and all kinds of wildlife.