When facing the loss of a beloved pet, it is often a time of overwhelming emotion.
As you come to terms with this sudden change in your life, you may be left wondering how to honour your faithful companion and cherish the memories left behind.

HBSPCA offers cremation services through Gateway (located in Guelph, Ont). We understand how hard it is to say farewell to a true friend. We also know how important it is to celebrate the life of your pet in a way that is meaningful to you and your family. Whether your pet’s loss is unexpected or not, we will support you in making memorial arrangements that best suit your needs.

Choosing a communal cremation?  Rest assured that your pets ashes are in the best hands with Gateway.  Sandy Ridge Pet Cemetery, operated by Gateway,  honours the lives of your pets in their ossuary.   Pet parents and family are welcome to visit the ossuary at their cemetery daily at your convenience.  More information is available here

Communal Cremation

Up to 20 lbs   $36.00* 

21 lbs to 45 lbs  $54.00*

46 lbs to 95 lbs  $88.00*

96 lbs and up     $102.00*

Individual Cremation

Up to 20 lbs $220.00*

21 lbs to 45 lbs $240.00*

26 lbs to 95 lbs $260.00*

96 lbs and up $280.00*

* Plus applicable taxes

Have questions? E-mail us at, or call 905-574-7722


Losing a pet is one of the most difficult things a person can experience. Whether it is sudden or anticipated, the loss of a pet is a highly emotional time.  The HBSPCA is pleased to be able to offer support click HERE for more information.