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Cremation Services

Ventura County Animal Services has contracted with Guardian Animal After Care for animal cremation services.  VCAS can hold deceased animals at our facility, however animal owners will be expected to make all arrangements with Guardian.  This company can handle all animal sizes from small domestic pets to livestock, and offers cremation services as well as clay paw prints and paper/ink pad paw prints.  Their rates and fees are determined by weight and are as follows:

Cremation Pricing

0-25 pounds


25-50 pounds


50-75 pounds


75-100 pounds


100-150 pounds


Over 150 pounds


Prices may vary slightly depending on the frequency Guardian Angel After Care updates their rates and fees.  VCAS makes every attempt to ensure accurate prices are listed here.  Please visit for more information.

GuardianClay paw prints: $53
Paper/Ink pad paw prints and nose: $30

Urn selection and premium services available.  VCAS does not accept payment for these services.  Please contact Guardian for these and all details and arrangements including payment.

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