Tips on How to Prepare for your Dog's Euthanasia

Have you recently made the heartbreaking decision to have your dog euthanized? At Peaceful Pet In Home, LLC in Tucson, AZ, we understand that saying goodbye to a beloved companion can be a difficult and emotionally draining experience. But, with the proper preparation, you and your dog can have a peaceful ending. Here are some tips to remember when preparing for your pet's euthanasia.

Choose an Appropriate Environment

For many pet owners, the thought of having their dog euthanized in a veterinary office can be overwhelming. To help make the process less stressful, consider at-home euthanasia. This process allows your beloved pet to be at home and can provide a more peaceful setting.

Take Time to Say Goodbye

The euthanasia process is short and often goes by quickly, so taking the time to say goodbye is essential. Spend quality time with your pet, a final hug or kiss, and reminisce about all the beautiful memories you've shared. Also, if you have other pets in the home, consider introducing them to your dog's body after the procedure. Showing your other pets can provide closure and help them understand what has happened.

Have Support Available

A supportive friend or family member present during this difficult time can benefit you and your pet. In addition, friends and family members can help comfort both of you and assist with any aftercare that may be required.

Research Grief Support Services

It is important to remember that grief and mourning are not always easy, especially after your dog undergoes at-home euthanasia. So, research and use various grief support services, such as counseling, pet loss hotlines, online forums, and help you manage the emotions associated with this challenging time. If research doesn't help, talk to an animal hospital offering end-of-life services to learn about additional services available for pet owners.

Contact Us for Professional Euthanasia Services

We understand that saying goodbye to a beloved pet can be challenging at Peaceful Pet In Home, LLC. That's why we provide compassionate and professional in-home end-of-life services in Tucson, AZ, and the surrounding areas. Contact us at (520) 284-2400 if you want a caring and understanding team to help during this difficult time. We provide support every step of the way.

When it's time to let go of a beloved companion

Let us be here for you

What to Do When You Need Us

When you know your pet is ready, or your pet lets you know they are ready, simply give us a call, and we will handle everything, so you can focus your attention on spending time with your pet and being there for them (and they for you). We're here whenever you know the time is right.  

FAMILY PET SERVICES will contact you within 10-14 days after euthanasia to pick up you pets ashes. They are located at 4255 S Randolph Ave  Ste 101 Tucson, AZ 85714. Call them directly if you have questions at (520) 358-9469. They are wonderful and there to help.

We provide At-Home Pet Euthanasia to the following Service Areas:

  • Tucson
  • Littletown
  • Catalina Foothills
  • Drexel-Alvernon
  • Green Valley
  • Marana
  • Oro Valley
  • Sahuarita
  • Catalina
  • Vail
  • Tucson Estates

Ashes Pick up Location

For ashes pick up only