If your pet suddenly dies at home, and your vet is unavailable, Patch and Purr offers 24-hour phone service and support on 1300 XXX XXX.
Pricing information is available on our pricing page or you can call us or request an information packet. You can alternatively speak with your Vet, be sure to ask which crematory facility is used and if they provide a choice of crematories. It is your pet so the choice ultimately belongs to you.
Even if you don’t have a way with words yourself, we’ve got some ideas to get you thinking about what you might want to say on the day of your pet’s cremation.
At the private cremation of your pet, you and your family will be invited to bid a final farewell to your furry friend from our viewing room. This room is a comfortable and safe place from which you can witness the entire cremation process. In these final moments, you may want to read a poem or a eulogy.
Some questions to ask yourself when writing a eulogy for your dog, cat, or small pet:
If you’re in need of some extra support in the days and weeks following your pet’s death, take a look at these handy guides written by leading figure in grief and empathy education and author of When Pets Die: It's Alright to Grieve, Doris Zagdanski.
Find out more about what will happen at your pet’s cremation, what to bring and how to write the perfect memorial.
If you’ve got any questions about pet cremation, choosing an urn or vet support, take a look at our FAQs to find the answer.