San Diego In Home Euthanasia

Options For Your Family

San Diego in home euthanasia for companion animals offered by Dr. Sondra Elson. A caring, gentle and experienced veterinarian honored to help you. Every Day. Complimentary Clay Paw Print impression offered to every family.


In-Home Consultation   $150 (+/- travel surcharge)

In-home physical exam and consult.


In-Home Euthanasia    $250 (+/- travel surcharge)

Your companion animal’s body will remain with you for aftercare.



In-Home Euthanasia + Communal Cremation   $375 & up (+/- travel surcharge)

Communal Cremation:  your pet will be cremated with other pets. Cremains are respectfully scattered at sea. They are not returned to the family.


In-Home Euthanasia + Individual Cremation  $450 & Up (+/- travel surcharge)

Individual Cremation: your pet will be cremated with, but distinctly separated from, other pets. They will rest in a beautiful cedar urn with an engraved nameplate. Cremains are returned to the family. This is also referred to as Partitioned Cremation. (Not to be confused with Private Cremation – see below)



In-Home Euthanasia + Private Cremation  $500 & up (+/- travel surcharge)

Private Cremation: your pet will be cremated 100% alone. This is not a “partitioned” cremation. They will rest in a beautiful cedar urn with an engraved name plate. Cremains are returned to the family. If you prefer something different, you can preview traditional urns here and handmade artisan urns here.


Dr. Sondra proudly partners with Guardian Angels.  If you have an alternative crematory in mind, Dr. Elson would be happy to provide guidance with those arrangements.