Veterinary Services

Pet Euthanasia Services

At Mission Valley Veterinary Clinic in Fremont, CA, we recognize the sensitivity of this process. We are dedicated to providing empathetic care for both pets and their families.
A old pet sitting on the grass

Our Commitment to Compassionate Euthanasia

To provide your pet with the love and dignity they deserve, we are committed to:

  • Ensuring a peaceful and respectful environment during this difficult time
  • Offering euthanasia services at our clinic for established patients
  • Providing options for private cremations to honor your pet’s memory

Supportive Care Beyond Euthanasia

At Mission Valley Veterinary Clinic, our commitment extends beyond the euthanasia process. We offer compassionate support for grieving families, understanding the depth of the bond between pets and their owners.

Grief Resources:

  • We provide resources and information on coping with pet loss.
  • Our staff can offer recommendations for pet bereavement support groups or counseling services.

Memorializing Your Pet:

  • Our services include memorialization options to honor your pet’s memory.
  • We can provide guidance on creating a lasting tribute, such as personalized keepsakes or memorial plaques.

When to Consider Pet Euthanasia

Declining Quality of Life

Observe your pet’s overall well-being, and consider euthanasia if their quality of life is significantly compromised.

Unmanageable Pain or Suffering

When your pet is experiencing pain or suffering that cannot be alleviated effectively.

Chronic Illness

In cases of terminal or chronic illnesses, humane euthanasia may be a compassionate choice.

Loss of Appetite or Mobility

If your pet struggles to eat or move comfortably, it may indicate a decline in their health.

Our Euthanasia Process: A Gentle Farewell

Compassionate Consultation:

  • We begin by discussing your pet’s condition, where you can ask questions and express concerns.
  • We will explain the euthanasia process, ensuring you feel informed and supported.

Comfortable Environment:

  • We create a calm and soothing environment for both pets and their families during the process.
  • Family members may be present to offer comfort and support to their companion.

Aftercare Options:

  • We offer private cremation services as a dignified way to memorialize your beloved pet.
  • We can also provide insight on memorial keepsakes and other options to honor their memory.