After Care

There are many different options available to you and your family for the after care of your pet companion. Please feel free to ask questions about any or all of these options. We will do our best to help guide you to the best option for you and your family.

All of our euthanasia services include a complimentary clay paw-print. This print will be made during the scheduled euthanasia visit.

1. Home Burial:

Please check with your local city and county laws regarding home burial and regulations that apply to euthanized pets.

2. Private Cremation and Pet Cemetery Burial Services:

Private Cremation and Pet Cemetery Burial Services:
We have partnered with Family Pet Memorial and Loving Paws Pet Loss Center for private cremation (ashes returned) and pet burial services.

Please click the link below to be directed to their respective web pages. and

  • Typically our Doctor will take your pet's remains with them at the conclusion of the visit. The cremation service will be contacted and arrangements will be made for them to pick up your pet from our Doctor either that same day or the next day.

  • It is possible depending on the time and day of the appointment to arrange for the cremation service to pick up your pet's remains directly from your house. Please ask our Doctor if you would prefer this option.

  • Either one of our Doctors or the cremation service will personally deliver your pets remains back to your house in 3-5 business days.

  • All private cremations comes with a traditional oak urn and brass name plate.

  • Family Pet Memorial and Loving Paws Pet Loss Center have a variety of custom and specialty urns and keepsakes available for purchase. Please let us know if you are interested in these options. You can view these options on their websites as listed above.

3. Communal Cremation and Scatter Service:

With this option, your pet will be cremated and their ashes will be scattered. Depending on the cremation company used ashes will be scattered on a local pet cemetery or at a location near Priest Lake.

  • Our Doctor will transport your pet’s remains to the local crematorium. No ashes will be returned.

  • Prices for Communal Cremation - Please see Prices and Fees page for pricing information