Euthanasia and Cremation

Countryside Veterinary Clinic's doctors and employees are all pet owners.  Most of us have been in the unfortunate position of having to make the decision to euthanize our own pets.  We understand how painful the decision and loss of a pet can be.  We can help you know what to expect when a pet has to be put down.  Our doctors can advise you on how to know when a pet should be humanely euthanized, give you tips for making the process easier on you emotionally, give you options for dealing with pet bodies and knowing what to say to your children, as well as how to treat the pets left behind.

As pet owners ourselves, many of us have lost our best friends -- we know firsthand the grief, emptiness and loneliness you are feeling. When the day comes that you must say goodbye, please allow us to be there to provide the support and guidance you will need to get you through this difficult time.  Our hospital works with a reputable, trusted pet crematory located in Hampshire, Illinois.  They offer many options for pet cremation, including private, individual, and communal cremation. 

To learn more about pet cremation, visit their site at http://www.petsatpeacecrematory.com/
 

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Office Hours

Monday:

8:00 am-7:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-7:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-7:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-5:30 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-5:30 pm

Saturday:

8:00 am-2:00 pm

Sunday:

9:00 am-2:00 pm

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, we are open for business with curbside service at this time. Thank you for your patience during this challenging time.

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2600 West Galena Boulevard, Aurora
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Testimonial

  • "Countryside is wonderful!!! I take all three of my cats here, and I'm always so impressed with how they accommodate for each cat based on their personalities. They handle each one according to their unique needs. My most timid female is getting over a UTI. After they weighed her in the back, they brought her back over to me loosely wrapped in a blanket that felt fresh out of the dryer! I absolutely LOVE that attention to detail and genuine care that my furkids receive here."
    Melissa D. / Yorkville, IL

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