End of Life Care

When the time comes, the AWS Community Veterinary Clinic offers humane euthanasia. Please call the Clinic at (207) 292-2424 to learn more about this service.

AWS offers cost-effective cremation services to pet owners and animal care professionals through Final Gift Pet Memorial Center located in Middleboro, Mass.

Private cremations
(Cremated remains are returned to owner in a small, decorative box)

By animal weight:
5 lbs or less: $110
6 lbs – 25 lbs: $160
26 lbs – 50 lbs: $200
51 lbs – 75 lbs: $245
76 lbs – 100 lbs: $290
101 lbs – 150 lbs: $340
More than 150 lbs: $350
[The urn is included. There are four designs to choose from. Paw print impression can be added for an additional $48.]

Non-private cremations
(Cremated remains are not returned to owner):

By animal weight:
25 lbs or less: $50
26 lbs – 50 lbs: $70
51 lbs – 75 lbs: $90
76 lbs – 100 lbs: $110
101 lbs – 150 lbs: $130
More than 150 lbs: $145

Payment is due at time of service.

Services are limited to pets and small animals only. Please call us at (207) 292-2424 regarding farm animals, wildlife, marine creatures and other species.

Pet Loss & Grief Resources

If you are grieving the loss of a beloved pet, please visit these websites for support.

Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University

School of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Florida

Laura Ward, Pet Death Doula, offers an array of end-of-life support locally. From her website: A Pet Death Doula is a non-medical person trained to emotionally & educationally support pet parents and their families during their pet’s last phase of life. Services can be done virtually via Zoom or in-person. Read about Lauren’s services.