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Humane Euthanasia

The humane euthanization of a cherished pet creates a sense of loss and produces a predictable chain of emotions. Many times the decision to let your pet go instead of suffering is the best thing you can do. Most pet owners want their pet's last moments to be as comfortable as possible and stress free. We offers several options in humane euthanasia.

 

In Home
Our board certified veterinarians and veterinary assistants are trained in gentle restraint procedures. With the use of these procedures they will administer the euthanasia solution in an environment that is comfortable for your pet. This service is only available after regular office hours. For more information please feel free to call our staff at 510-651-0707.

 

Owner Witnessed
Other owners want to witness their pet's last moments. For these clients we offer owner witnessed humane euthanasia. After filling out the required paper work, you and your pet will be provided a private exam room. Our highly trained staff will administer the euthanasia solution by using gentle restraint procedures.

 

Drop Off
Some owners wish not to be present during the euthanasia. We offer you the option of dropping off your pet for human euthanasia. After filling out the required paper work, our highly trained staff will administer the euthanasia solution by using gentle restraint procedures.



Post-Euthanasia Options
For Years, your beloved pet has lived by your side, offering comfort and companionship through thick and thin. When that time comes to say, "Goodbye", and you are forced to address the inevitable ? consider these options. We have close working relation ship with Monterey Bay Pet Memorial Park.

 

  • Private Burials

Where pet owners witness as much of the burial as they wish. Private burials take place at Monterey Bay Pet Memorial Park.  "Garden of Memories, Tranquility Terrace, and Garden of Wee Ones" are but three of the many special areas crafted into the gentle inclines of the park. The standard complete burial package includes a hand crafted wood casket and engraved sit marker. You can visit Monterey Bay Pet Memorial Park website for more information.

 

  • Individual Cremation

Where your pet is cremated individually so the remains can be returned to you.  For our modest fee we include a quality wood urn with engraved metal memorial plaque.    

 

  • Attended Cremation

Where pet owners witness as much of the cremation as they wish. The remains are returned immediately. A wood urn and engraved name plaque are included at no charge. Many Wood & marble upgrade urns are available.

 

  • Communal Cremation

Communal cremation is a procedure where several pets are cremated together. Their remains are scattered in our Garden Of Companions. A certificate of cremation and permanent engraving of the Pet's name on a wall of memories are options.  (This choice is appropriate when the owner's decision is to not have the remains returned.)