Dog and Cat Hospice Care
and Consultations
in Dubuque, IA

Dog and Cat Hospice Care
and Consultations
in Dubuque, IA

At PetMed Animal Health Center in Dubuque, IA, it’s important to us to provide compassionate and comprehensive hospice care for dogs and cats in their final stage of life. Understanding that saying goodbye to a beloved pet is incredibly difficult, our goal is to make their remaining time as comfortable and peaceful as possible.

Cat And Dog Hospice Care In Dubuque Ia

Our dedicated team offers both in-home and tele-hospice services for your family. Contact us today to discuss your pet’s hospice care options.

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What is Pet Hospice Care?

Dog and cat hospice care focuses on providing comfort and support to companion animals in their final days or weeks. It involves managing symptoms through pain control, nutritional support, and maintaining a quality of life that allows the pet and their family to share precious moments together. Our approach ensures your pet's last days are filled with love and dignity.

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When Is It Time?

Knowing when it’s time to consider hospice care can be challenging. Many factors come into play, including your pet's condition, quality of life, and your family's circumstances. Our experienced veterinarians are here to guide you through these difficult decisions.

Below is a quality-of-life assessment handout that can guide you in determining when it’s best to discuss end-of-life care for your pet. The key is understanding your pet’s health and behavioral changes to prevent undue suffering. Like you, we want what’s best for them.

Our Dog and Cat Hospice Care Services

In Home Consultation

In-Home Personalized
Hospice Consultations

Duration: 45-50 minutes with one of our experienced veterinarians

What We Do: Perform a brief exam, conduct a thorough quality-of-life assessment, review your pet's medical history, discuss pain control options, and address any questions or concerns about hospice and euthanasia.

Tele Hospice Consultation


Duration: 30 minutes, conducted via Zoom or telephone call

What We Do: Discuss your pet’s quality-of-life assessment, review pain control options, and explore the hospice and euthanasia process.

Let Us Support You

Choosing hospice care for your pet is a profound expression of love and care. At PetMed Animal Health Center, we're committed to supporting you and your pet through this emotional journey. If you're considering hospice care for your pet or have any questions about our services, please don't hesitate to contact us at (563) 583-8387.

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