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When It's Time...Give Your Pet The Final Gift...A Peaceful Passing at Home.

Vets In Fresno, Clovis and Surrounding Areas


Our pets are family and like beloved family members, deciding to make arrangements for them can be an incredibly difficult decision, but we hope that we can help ease some of the planning by providing you with all the information you need to help you and your family make the best decision for your faithful friend.

Below you will find pricing information, aftercare options, scheduling and appointment and payment options as well as learn a little about our compassionate and caring doctors who can also help you make this difficult decision.

Services and Pricing

Euthanasia Appointment

$300* (In Fresno and Clovis areas)

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The Home Visit Euthanasia fee includes the following:

  • Sedation tailored to your pet's comfort level and condition
  • Euthanasia medication
  • All supplies to help your pet transition as peacefully as possible
  • Keepsake pawprint memorial (if desired)
  • Lock of fur (if desired)
  • Certificate of Death (if desired)
  • Courtesy notification to your veterinarian

*Please Note: Cremation fees are extra and depend on the type of cremation desired and the weight of the pet. Please refer to the Aftercare pricing below.

Our Euthanasia Process

Aftercare Services & Pricing

Varies (see below)

If you choose to have your Peaceful Passing veterinarian handle your pet’s cremation, we will coordinate this service through the Four Creeks Pet Crematorium and provide transportation for your pet’s remains. The cost of cremation will simply be added to your Peaceful Passing appointment.

If you would like to know more information about options for aftercare, please click here.

PRIVATE CREMATION - Ashes Returned to You
0 - 30 pounds $250
31 - 60 pounds $310
61 - 90 pounds $370
91- 140 pounds $420
141+ pounds $480

Please note - These prices have been marked up from costs charged by Four Creeks Pet Crematorium to accommodate transportation of your pet by your Peaceful Passing veterinarian. If you wish to make arrangements directly with Four Creeks Pet Crematorium, please call (559) 737-2532.
Choice of Urns

For those who elect private cremation only

COMMUNAL CREMATION - Ashes Not Returned to You
0 - 30 pounds $75
31 - 60 pounds $95
61 - 90 pounds $115
91- 140 pounds $135
141 - 200 pounds $175+

Group cremation is an option for pet owners who do not want any ashes returned. The Four Creeks Pet Crematorium will cremate your pet along with other pets together and will scatter the mixed ashes on the Cemetery site. You may visit the site through arrangements made directly with Four Creeks Pet Crematorium.

Deceased Pet Pickup

If your pet has recently passed and you would like arrangements to have your pet respectfully transported to the to the Four Creeks Pet Crematorium for cremation, please see the following costs based on size:


One Price: $175

If you are located outside our service area, please call to obtain an estimate for transportation of your pet.

*Please note, these transportation fees are in addition to cremation fees

Additional Fees


- May be incurred for the following reasons:

Extended Travel Fees: $25-$100
Holidays (major): $25-$50
All other travel areas at Dr's discretion: $2.00/mile extra
Dr. Karen Whala
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Local Resources

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Local Area Pet Loss and Grief Support

The pain of loss can often feel overwhelming and trigger all sorts of painful and difficult emotions. While some people may not understand the depth of feeling you had for your pet, you should never feel guilty or ashamed about grieving for an animal friend. Here are a few resources that can help.

Below are some resources to help you or a loved one cope with the loss of a pet.


Phone Lines

  • National Suicide Prevention Life Line: 800-273-8255
  • Grief counselor: toll free at 855-PET-LOSS (855-738-5677) – fee based
  • UC Davis offers grief consultations. Contact Client Support Counselor at 530-752-7341

For more information and resources on pet loss and grief support please click here.

Payment Options

We accept:

  • All major credit cards
  • Personal Checks - We are sorry, but we no longer accept personal checks for payment
  • Scratchpay, a third party payment plan service
  • Most pet insurance accept Peaceful Passing services. Please let us know if you have any paperwork that needs to be completed.

*If you cannot find a veterinarian in your area, we sincerely apologize and are working to add more home euthanasia providers who can provide this valuable service to our families. Please check out the In Home Pet Euthanasia Directory for a list of veterinarians who may offer this service in your area.

Other Vets

Dr. Karen Whala

The following are mobile veterinarians that service the Fresno area that also provide home euthanasia services. They are not affiliated with Peaceful Passing At-Home Pet Euthanasia.

  • NCC Pet Rescue – Please contact (text preferred) Dr. Jessica Palacios for Appointment at (559) 800-6088
  • Dr. Patrick Smith Veterinary Housecalls — — M-W Only. Text preferred - Contact Dr. Patrick Smith at (559) 447-9644
  • Valley Vet Services - Dr. Kayla McCrone. Please email or call/text her at or (559)942-1101. Based in South Valley in the Hanford/Lemoore/Visalia area.

24 Hour Emergency Vet Hopitals

If you have an emergency and our Peaceful Passing veterinarian is unable to help, please refer to the following 24 hour Emergency veterinary hospitals in Fresno.