Euthanasia Services

We know that your pet is a member of the family. Losing your beloved companion is a painful experience, but we can help you with compassionate care and supportive programs.

Though saying goodbye to a cherished pet is never easy, we provide a serene, secluded place that is respectful and sensitive to you and your pet.

We do not euthanize healthy pets.

Euthanasia Services

  • Certified Technician / Owner Not Present: $40
    Fee does not include aftercare. Offered at all campuses for dogs, cats and small animals.

After Care

We can assist you with aftercare decisions (cremation/burial), working with the following organizations:

Angel Paws
120 N. Pacific St. San Marcos, CA 92069
(760) 510-1010
Services: Private; Individual; Communal (at sea); Private viewing room

Circle of Life Pet Crematorium
43800 Whittier Ave. Hemet, CA 92544
(800) 791-0906
Services: Individual; At sea

Graceful Departure Pet Center
1177 Greenfield Dr., Suite B El Cajon
(619) 741-5366
Services: Private; Individual; Communal; Memorial keepsakes

Peaceful Paws
29360 Hunlo Way Lake Elsinore, CA 92530
(855) 411-PAWS
Services: Individual; Partitioned; Communal (at sea); Memorial keepsakes

San Diego Pet Memorial
8995 Crestmar Pt. San Diego, CA 92121
(858) 909-0009
Services: Private; Individual; Communal (at sea); Viewing chapel

Park Sorrento Valley Pet Cemetery and Crematory
10801 Sorrento Valley Rd. San Diego, CA 92121
(619) 276-3361
Services: Family chapel; Individual; Mausoleum; Burial; Columbarium; Memorial keepsakes

If you have any questions about the program as it relates to the Humane Society, please call (619) 299-7012 during regular business hours. For information about our Pet Loss Support Services, please call (619) 299-7012 x2311.


San Diego
5500 Gaines Street
San Diego, CA 92110
619.299.7012 x 2241
Services offered 7 days a week.

3450 E. Valley Parkway
Escondido, CA 92027
619.299.7012 x 2737
Services offered 7 days a week.

Oceanside, Airport Road
572 Airport Road
Oceanside, CA 92058
619.299.7012 x 2000
Services offered 7 days a week.

Oceanside, San Luis Rey
2905 San Luis Rey Road
Oceanside, CA 92058
619.299.7012 x 2858
Services offered 7 days a week.

Pet Loss Support

We provide a Pet Loss Support Group. The group provides an environment where thoughts and emotions can be shared and feelings of grief are understood and validated. This resource is available for those who have lost a pet or are considering euthanasia.

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