Humane Euthanasia and After Care Services
San Diego Humane Society is here to support you when the time has come to say goodbye to a cherished pet, a time that can be emotional and overwhelming.
We provide a variety of compassionate services to help you through this difficult time.
San Diego Humane Society provides post-surrender euthanasia services for pet owners at a reduced cost of $50. This service does not include the option of being present during the euthanasia. (note: We do not euthanize healthy pets.)
Owner requested euthanasia can be scheduled by appointment. Please call 619-299-7012 for further information and assistance.
We offer communal cremation for an additional fee.Private Cremation and Aftercare Services
The following organizations assist with aftercare decisions (cremation/burial). If you have any questions about the program as it relates to San Diego Humane Society, please call 619-299-7012 during regular business hours.
Pet Loss Support Group
The loss of a pet is never easy, and having a support system can help you through the healing process. Our Pet Loss Support Group provides an environment where thoughts and emotions can be shared and feelings of grief are understood and validated. It's open to everyone 10 and up, and is appropriate for those who have recently lost a pet, are still mourning an old loss, are anticipating the death of a pet or are preparing for euthanasia.
For more information about our pet loss support services, call 619-299-7012, ext. 2311.