Unfortunately, a time comes in every pet owner's life when they must say farewell to their much-loved companion. As a trusted vet, you will most likely be a very important resource for pet owners. Whether you are administering euthanasia to a chronically sick animal, or you're unable to save a furry friend in their final moments, you're always trying your best.
When it comes to supporting your clients in their grief, many vets choose to partner with Patch & Purr Pet Cremations to ensure their patients are given the send-off they truly deserve.
At Patch & Purr, we offer private cremation services for all pets. Thanks to our unique Pet Tracker 360 technology, pet owners will receive the ashes of their pet, and only their pet.
We recognise the importance of offering your clients the best possible level of service. As a Patch & Purr Partner, you can rest assured that the pet cremation process will go smoothly for both yourself and your client.
We are completely transparent. All Vets are provided with access to the VetLink dashboard, allowing clinic staff to easily enter a client's pets details to notify us they are ready to be brought into our care. We have an open-door policy for you and your clients and welcome you to visit our facilities. Pet owners are also welcome to come and say their final farewells in one of our purpose-built viewing rooms. All of our facilities have video cameras throughout to provide peace of mind to you that we are doing what we say.
At Patch & Purr, we manage our cremation facilities and transport fleets, ensuring they are kept to the highest standards. We are owned by one of the country's leading providers of funeral and related services. Our longevity gives you peace of mind that we have the experience and credentials to ensure best-practice cremation services at all times.
At Patch & Purr, we recognise that every much-loved pet deserves a dignified final send-off in return for their unwavering companionship. As a result, we are proud to offer private cremation services. We guarantee that the ashes that your clients receive are their pet's and only their pet's.
We do this by using our unique tracking technology. If a pet dies at the vet clinic, either by euthanasia or following an unexpected accident, you will be asked to tag the pet with the Pet Tracker 360 (pictured below) . This metal tracking disc will stay with the pet from the moment they leave their yours or their owner's care until they receive their companion's ashes in their chosen box or urn.
Every Pet Tracker 360 has a unique tracking number, which you will input into the VetLink system. This ensures that your client receives only their pet's ashes following the cremation.
As a Patch & Purr Vet Partner, you will gain access to the Patch & Purr VetLink system. In VetLink, you will log and monitor your pet cremation cases in real time. Simply input the patient and owner details, including pet's name, owner's name, date of death and weight into VetLink and this information will be sent directly to your nearest Patch & Purr location.
You can even include the owner's wishes, for example a paw print or lock of fur. This guarantees that your client's queries are taken into account from the moment that their pet enters our care.
The Patch & Purr team will get in touch to arrange a pick-up time.
Pet owners often look to vets and vet nurses for advice, support and compassion during the darkest of times. Whether you're responsible for administering euthanasia or simply guiding your clients through the unexpected death of a pet, we're here to help you on your journey. Take a look at the links below for more help and advice for vets.
We work with vets all over Sydney and New South Wales to deliver pet cremation services to grieving pet owners. We know that supporting clients through grief can be both rewarding and exhausting for vets and vet nurses, and we're here to help.
As a vet, you may require a variety of different types of support throughout your career. From emotional help to career advice, the below links should have you covered so you can deliver the best possible care to your patients and their owners.
Patch & Purr offers pet cremations for when your loved one is no longer by your side, but forever in your heart.
We strive to treat your loyal friend with the care and respect they deserve at every step of the way. Call us 24/7 on 1300 112 711 or use the contact form below to speak to a Patch & Purr team member.