In this section, you can read our personal stories and how each of our life journey has brought us to  this very special niche.

It made me so sad so many times to euthanize a pet in the hospital when I saw the pet was scared...  So I decided to make this my gift to families.  Being able to say goodbye at home.  Being peaceful.  Providing real care and compassion.  Providing a stress-free transition for the baby...  This is why I created this service.  It is for you.  It is for the pet who has been in your life and has given you so much love.  So that you can say goodbye to him the way you want to.  To allow you to be able to give your baby this final gift before his next journey...  May this difficult last journey be easier for... Read more...
I am that rarity:  a native of Southern California.  I was actually born at St. Joseph's Hospital in Orange, and grew up in Tustin when it was still rural and full of horse pastures and orange groves....  Now I find great satisfaction in creating a peaceful, gentle environment,  comforting and reassuring the family, and easing the suffering of beloved... Read more...
Dr. Lily's story...  I was born Southern California and grew up in a small city named Paramount. Growing up my home was always full of pets. My childhood pets included pigeons, cats, parakeets, dogs, bunnies, hamsters, and fish. It was this early human-animal bond that ignited my interest in animal medicine... Read more...
My name is Dr. Dior and I have been practicing veterinary medicine over 10 years now.  I practice small animal medicine, but am an avid equestrian as well.  My husband and I have a beautiful daughter,  and we also have dogs, cats, a horse, a pony, a goat, and many happy and funny chickens.  I look forward to putting my experience toward helping you with your beloved pets, and giving them the love, compassion, and dignity they deserve. Read more...
The question I seem to get a lot of the time is “how can I do this job” (hearing about the loss of a pet every day.) My answer is this, “I can do it every day because I truly know I am helping. I treat every pet owner just how I would want to be treated. I love being able to care for families and their babies. I never get tired of hearing and talking to families who are of need for our service... Read more...
My main purpose in life is helping people. A client that is facing the prospect of having to put their loved pet to sleep needs someone who can spend the time required listening to them and also have the extra care and compassion that is vital for... Read more...
Beth’s purpose is to help others. Her business background is as an executive and administrator. She has helped children, teachers, parent and many executives from an array of different business settings. She now helps Dr. Forslund administratively.Beth has loved many pets in her life... Read more...
I’m also a native Californian. I grew up in the Midwest but have spent most of my life in Southern California. I’ve spent many years in the field of helping people through traumatic experiences and really understand how hard it is to let go of a pet who is also a member of your family. I am one of the people who will answer the phone when you call and will do my best to ... Read more...
When I deliver an urn, I bring closure.  My step is the final step in the chronicles of a pet's life.  An urn is a symbol of your pet and all the memories you shared.  Every person is different and everyone receives their pet's urn with a different reaction.  Whether you are happy to be reunited or saddened anew... Read more...
I grew up in San Diego and studied all types of art. I found this amazing position of helping Dr. Annie make known this incredible service and just love it! I have a strong interest in helping; people, animals and our environment.  I really know this service helps people and love being able to let others know it is available for them if they need it. Read more...
I am an outsource worker,  born and grew up here in the Philippines.  I've never been to the United States, yet the work I'm doing for Dr. Forslund seems to connect me with her clients and their pets. I am a mother of 2 boys.  We never had any pets but this work makes me feel glad knowing that pets are loved and treated as family even up to the very last moment of their lives... Read more...