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Considerations PRIOR to your at-home euthanasia visit

Posted on December 12, 2014 by Lynn Henderson

Making the decision to euthanize an animal you have loved is the hardest decision an animal lover will make. I believe strongly in offering euthanasia at home, and aim to make a difficult time just a bit easier by being in a safe and comfortable place for both animals and human family members. There are… [Read More]

PLPA-Guide to Planning Ahead (For the Death of a Pet)

Posted on by Lynn Henderson

A Guide to Planning Ahead – *** The original for this document can be found at www.myplpa.com *** A Tribute to My Pet’s Life Pet’s Name ____________________________________ Birth date/Gotcha Date—Date of Death ____________________________________ Where born/Where Gotcha’d ____________________________________ Nicknames ____________________________________ Pet Parents ____________________________________ Siblings—Pet and Human ____________________________________ ____________________________________ Favorite Toy(s) ____________________________________ Favorite Activity(s) ____________________________________ Least Favorite… [Read More]

In-Home Pet Euthanasia (Part 2) – The Procedure

Posted on September 28, 2013 by Lynn Henderson

Euthanasia decision

What Can I expect when I book an at-home euthanasia for my pet? Making the decision to euthanize your pet is emotional and frightening for many people.  We approach every case with the intention of explaining what we are going to do, while learning which aspects of end-of-life care are most important to the individual… [Read More]

In-home Pet Euthanasia (Part 1) – Why?

Posted on September 23, 2013 by Lynn Henderson

At home pet euthanasia

Every pet owner has faced, or will come to face the end of their pet’s life. This is often a time of sadness and turmoil for pet parents, as they grapple with their end-of-life options. Veterinary medicine has come a long way in the last decade, and companion animal euthanasia has become a practice specialization for… [Read More]