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Caring for Pets at the End of Life: Considerate Hospice and Memorial Options from Vetcare

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Life decisions are always extremely difficult for pet owners to make. The veterinarians and staff of Vetcare understand the many things that can go through your mind in these trying times, and will always be there to help if you ever have to make toughest choice for a pet family member.

We make it a point to sit down with clients faced with the end of an animal companion’s life, for a discussion about the options available and how best to move forward. Meeting the individual needs of owners and their families dealing with these hard situations is very important to us, and we try to help by remaining as flexible as possible in the services we are able to offer.

In-home care can be the best option for some clients, and those who choose to go this route will be provided with all the information they need to help a pet live out their final days in the way that suits them best. Others may want to consider euthanasia, and Vetcare makes it possible to let your animal friend go peacefully either at the clinic or in the comfort of your own home.

We also work with Toombs Cremation Services right here in Jonesboro to provide pet memorials that can be customized to suit the needs of yourself and your family.

Please get in touch for more information, and don’t forget to visit our own pet loss library for resources on dealing with grief and the loss of a beloved animal companion.

“Vetcare has been taking care of all my fur babies for over 20 years. I know I can trust all the staff and doctors to provide everything needed to keep my pets healthy and happy.”

— Lise Cater

“The compassion of all the staff at Vetcare is amazing. Each person truly loves to care for animals and patiently answers the owner’s questions. They are helpful and treat everyone with respect. My dogs are excited when they go in the door and that means so much to me.”

— Mary Lee Marcom

“I started using Vetcare in the early 80’s. I would not have wanted my kitty babies to have any other doctor than the Vetcare docs. These doctors are on call 24/7 for their patients and their humans and they truly care.”

— Tricia Kifer

“I can’t say enough great things about Vetcare. The staff is so caring and professional. The doctors are excellent from a medical standpoint and understand your pets are truly family.”

— Holly Onstead

“Vetcare has been our clinic of choice for more than 35 years. They have attended the needs of our sweet pets through every stage of life, with knowledge and compassion.”

— Shelia English

“Having such a caring and professional staff at Vetcare gives me constant peace and confidence to know time, holidays, after-office hours never make a difference when medical care is needed. My three sweet babies are always provided the best of medical care available. During the painful times when I lose that sweet member of family, the love and support of the staff is what gets me through. It’s not just my tears, it’s theirs too.”

— Cindy Woodard