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Gentle Pet Euthanasia Services

At River Valley Gateway, we provide at-home pet euthanasia services in Grand Junction, CO, and the surrounding areas. Deciding to euthanize your pet can be one of the hardest decisions, and our staff is here to support you throughout the entire process. Our experienced vets provide compassionate, gentle euthanasia when your pet is sick, and their quality of life cannot be improved. We provide sedation before euthanasia, gentle, painless euthanasia, and aftercare arrangements for burial or cremation. With River Valley Gateway, you can assure that your pet's body aftercare is handled with integrity and honesty. We provide follow-up grief companioning offered by way of a pet loss support group. For more information on our pet euthanasia services in Grand Junction, CO, contact River Valley Gateway today. 

Pet Euthanasia

In-Home Pet Consultation

Consultations can determine next steps and give you professional guidance about quality of life not only for your pet but also for you as an individual or family. Lets meet to start building a relationship for the immediate future and beyond. We work to meet your needs and give guidance right where you are today in caring for your senior pet.

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Pet Hospice Care

Pet hospice care is a unique approach to their end-of-life needs focusing on the pet’s comfort rather than finding a cure for their disease. Additional pain relief or palliation may be necessary, so let us help you help your pet achieve more comfort. We offer 3 levels of comfort care.

Senior Pet Dental Care

We offer veterinary dental care complete with special senior anesthesia protocols, individualized attention and gentle handling. Your pet is begging you to give us a call today!

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Pet Pain Management

There are many options when treating pets for the pain they are experiencing. We practice multimodal strategies often changing treatments and doses until we find the treatment that provides the greatest relief for your pet.

In-Home Pet Euthanasia

The following list is a brief summary of what can be expected when choosing to have us care for your pet in his or her final minutes.

  • Sedation prior to euthanasia

  • Gentle, painless euthanasia 

  • Cremation aftercare at our accredited crematory 

  • Paw print or nose print keepsake

  • Optional memorial ceremony 

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Accredited Cremation Services

We offer compassion and dignity for your pet’s aftercare needs. In many cases, we can accommodate same-day service for private cremations. Our brand new facility is state of the art. We offer not only partitioned/individual and communal cremations but also true private cremations.  

General Inquiries

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