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Pet Hospice & Euthanasia Services

South Bay Animal

Hospital & Emergency

Pet End-of-Life Care in San Jose, CA 95129

At South Bay Animal Hospital & Emergency, we recognize that saying goodbye to a cherished pet is an emotional and heart-wrenching experience. We aim to provide unwavering support and compassionate end-of-life hospice & euthanasia services in San Jose, CA, ensuring your pet’s comfort, dignity, and a peaceful transition.


Saying goodbye to a beloved pet and friend is extremely difficult. Deciding when your pet may need euthanasia is a very personal and private decision, but that doesn’t mean you have to go through it alone. We understand that making this decision is never easy. We will work with you to ensure your pet’s comfort and dignity, and our compassionate staff can help you get through the painful experience in a healthy manner. We can also help with special requests and answer questions about caring for your pet’s remains. Call us at 408-899-4791 to learn how we can help.

We have also provided you with some resources to help you during your difficult time:

Euthanasia This article has an excellent scale within it which can be helpful determining when it is time to let go.

Benefits of Our End-of-Life Hospice & Euthanasia Services

When you choose South Bay Animal Hospital & Emergency for pet end-of-life hospice & euthanasia services, you’re ensuring that your cherished companion receives the care and respect they deserve:

  • Comfort and Dignity: We prioritize your pet’s comfort and dignity, ensuring a peaceful and pain-free transition.
  • Emotional Support: Our compassionate team is here to provide emotional support to you and your family during this challenging time.
  • Customized Services: We tailor our services to meet your unique needs, ensuring that your pet’s farewell is as personal as their life journey.
  • Comprehensive Care: We handle the remains as directed by you, offering various options that align with your wishes and preferences.

A Fitting Farewell

Saying goodbye to a long-time friend is one of the most profound and challenging experiences we face as pet parents. Our end-of-life services are not just about easing your pet’s physical discomfort; they’re about honoring the love, joy, and companionship they brought into your life.

When the time comes, trust South Bay Animal Hospital & Emergency to provide compassionate, loving care during your pet’s final moments. We believe every pet deserves a peaceful and dignified farewell, and we’re here to help you navigate this emotional journey.