-What kind of animals do you care for?
-What does a home euthanasia or hospice visit cost?
-Do you come to my area?
-Can you come in the evening or on a weekend?
-How much notice do you need to make an appointment?
-What if you aren't available for an appointment when we need you?
-What is Euthanasia & What should I expect during the procedure?
-How will I know when it is time to euthanize my pet?
-What is different about in home euthanasia compared to at a veterinary hospital?
-What if my pet is fearful or aggressive?
-Can/should our children be present?
-Where can we do the procedure?
-What can I do with my pet's body afterwards?
-What about other pets in the home?
-What is palliative or pet hospice care?
-How do I know if my pet is in pain or discomfort?
-What can we do to relieve my pet's pain?
Dealing with the Loss
- What should I tell my children?
- How can I deal with the grief surrounding my loss?
- How can I best memorialize my pet?
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Anthony J. Smith, DVM
Hercules, CA 94547
Frequently Asked Questions