February 10, 2019

End of Life Care

Saying goodbye is never easy…..

We understand the most difficult question is when to euthanize a pet. Our pets are like our family members, and the decision can be overwhelming. There are many things to consider when making that decision, including the pet’s quality of life. This may include mobility, hygiene, appetite, interest in life, pain, or a disease process and prognosis. Other factors to consider are the ability of the caregiver to physically move the pet in and outside the home, if needed, as well as the time to devote to nursing care and financial constraints.