What to Expect

Variations to the visit


If your pet has bitten anyone within the last 10 days we ask that you notify us. Certain testing will need to be performed to be within state compliance for rabies monitoring. Please notify us if your pet is aggressive, bites or is protective. We are very experienced in handling animals in all different stages

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Loving Paws Pet Loss Center will come directly to your home at the time of the appointment to pick up your pets remains and they will take your pet directly to their facility for cremation. If you elect a private cremation they will return your pet in a beautiful wood urn (cherry or mahogany). Your




Once the IV catheter is placed your pet will be given a drug to induce anesthesia. We will follow this with an overdose of a medication (euthasol). This process allows your pet to pass comfortably in their sleep. The process of euthanasia from administration of the first IV drug to confirmation of passing typically only


IV Catheter Placement


We will gently use some clippers to remove some hair from a spot on their leg. They will be sleeping soundly during this part of the visit and will be unaware of this occurring. An intravenous catheter (IV) will be placed. This allows our drugs to go directly into the blood stream and ensures a

IV Catheter Placement2022-11-15T13:34:02-08:00



Once the paperwork, payment and any questions have been answered we will move forward with the visit. Your pet will receive an injection of a heavy sedative and pain medication. This injection is typically given as an injection under the skin (similar to a vaccine). This injection can be given at any location in the


Arrival, forms and payment


We will arrive at the scheduled time and place previously arranged for the visit. At that time we will meet your pet and discuss the process in depth. Additional questions or concerns can be addressed at that time. Our doctor will discuss the euthanasia consent form with you and finalize aftercare options. At that time

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Scheduling the Visit


When it is time to schedule the appointment our client service representative will ask for your preferred appointment times and dates. If possible it is often helpful to have a few dates and times available. We will always do our best to work with you to find a time that is best for you and

Scheduling the Visit2022-11-15T13:32:47-08:00

Phone Consult


We are happy to schedule a quality of life phone consult with one of our doctors if requested. We understand that making quality of life decisions can be very difficult and stressful. We are happy to answer general quality of life questions and discuss the process of euthanasia in depth. We understand that many times

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Scheduling an Appointment


Please contact one of our customer care representatives via phone (call or text) or email. We respond to all inquiries Monday through Friday 8am-6pm and Saturday 8am to 5:30pm. Our Doctors do see appointments outside of these times. Our customer care representative will be able to help you schedule an appointment and answer any questions

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