SERVICE IS NOW AVAILABLE IN THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES:
Cuyahoga, Lorain, Medina, Summit, Lake, Geauga, Portage, Erie, Huron, Seneca, Sandusky, and Ottawa. We also serve Northern portions of Stark, Wayne, Ashland, Richland, Crawford, and Wyandot. Service beyond these areas can also be considered. Please call for more information.
By appointment - We try to be as accommodating as possible to fit your needs. Daytime, evening, and weekend appointments are available. We may not always be available for emergencies. If you have and emergency and can not reach us, please contact your family veterinarian or local emergency clinic.
$300-350 based on travel time - This cost includes phone consultation, sedation, euthanasia, travel expenses, and mainly the veterinarian's time. During the visit, you will be permitted as much time as you need to say your goodbyes to your beloved pet without feeling rushed. Most appointments last about 45 min, but can be longer or shorter depending on your needs.
AFTER CARE OPTIONS:
Private Cremation - Your pet will be alone in the cremation chambers and cremains of your pet will be returned to you.
- 0-29# $210
- 30-59# $230
- 60-89# $250
- 90-119# $270
- 120-149# $290
- 150+# $340
You may choose from one of three wooden urns or a paw print tin for no additional fee.
Communal Cremation - Cremains of your pet will be spread on a family farm in the countryside.
- 0-29# $100
- 30-59# $110
- 60-89# $120
- 90-119# $130
- 120-149# $140
- 150+# $150
Checks payable to "A Gentle Farewell" are the preferred method of payment. Cash and Credit/debit cards can also be accepted.
We understand that your pet’s condition may change and require you to cancel your scheduled appointment. Please CALL OR TEXT to notify us as soon as possible of the cancellation. You will receive a reply call or text to confirm we have received your cancellation notice. If you do not receive a confirmation, your message has not yet been received. Please contact us again to confirm.
No fee will apply if you cancel at least 6 hours prior to your appointment.
We try to help as many families as possible, but due the time required with a mobile practice, our schedule is limited. Last minute cancellations, prevent us from helping another pet and family in need who may be on our waiting list.
Cancellation fee within 6 hours of appointment $100
Cancellation fee within 2 hours of appointment $200.
If the doctor arrives at your home, a cancellation fee equal to the euthanasia fee ($300-350) will apply.
The doctor ALWAYS calls when she is on the way to your home. If you have not received a confirmation of cancellation, please be prepared to answer your phone until you do.
THANK YOU FOR BEING UNDERSTANDING OF THIS POLICY!