In preparation for your visit, please check our hours of operation for any special
We encourage you to bring your pet’s favorite blanket or another
comfort from home to provide him/her that extra added peace
during his/her passing.
For all euthanasia requests, please bring a government issued
identification card and your veterinarian’s diagnosis to confirm
the euthanasia reason. If one is not provided, the
Sacramento SPCA retains the right to deny the euthanasia
We accept cash or credit card only (no checks please) to provide
any of the three euthanasia services below:
Euthanasia Without Owner Present (by
appointment) – This service is $100.
Emergency Euthanasia Without Owner Present (no
appointment required) - This service is $150 and
available from Noon to 5:30PM Wednesday through Sunday.
Euthanasia With Owner Present (by appointment)
– This service is $150. Only two persons over the
age of 12 are permitted in the room while this procedure is
performed. Although we understand that other household
pets need time to say goodbye, they will not be allowed in the
room while euthanasia is being performed.
We do not offer pick up or in-home services for euthanasia, but
we do offer cremation services
which we can explain at the time of your visit. If you have
any questions about the three services available, the required
documentation or would like to make an appointment, please call
our Customer Service Department at 916-504-2851.
A local pet loss support group is also