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Can I keep my pet’s ashes?

  If you’ve chosen to have your pet cremated, you may want to consider what you can do with their ashes once you receive them back home. In this situation there may be a number of options which you can select from, to best suit you and your family.   Choosing to have your pet cremated […]

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What happens when my pet dies?

  Losing a family pet is a very distressing experience, and it can be difficult to think through what might happen and what you need to consider. If you’ve taken your pet to a vet, they will be on hand to help you with the practicalities, but if your pet has died at home, you […]

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Choosing a pet crematorium

  The death of a pet is a very upsetting experience. Many owners choose to have their pet cremated, and there are a number of options available including individual cremation, or a communal option, if you’d prefer not to have your pet’s ashes returned. If you’d prefer to have your pet individually cremated, a pet […]

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The Petributes team undertaking the bereavement training with Steve Gurr

Bereavement Training Programme Introduced

  We’ve recently introduced a new in-house initiative to ensure our staff team receive bereavement training. To kick off the project 10 members of staff took part in training sessions this spring to better understand how to support those dealing with loss. An in-house refresher session will run each year to ensure that our team […]

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Where can I scatter ashes?

  The scattering of ashes in the UK is not governed by as many rules and regulations as a burial. The primary rule when finding the perfect spot to scatter ashes is to make sure that you have the permission of the landowner, whoever that may be. This rule applies to national parks, public spaces, […]

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Capturing Character

  How we create our pet urns After supporting many families, we know how important it is to find the right memorial, urn or keepsake. When it comes to a much-loved family pet, finding something that captures the true essence of their character can help to ensure their spirit remains an ever present part of […]

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Can I have my pet cremated?

If you’re facing the prospect of having to say farewell to your beloved family pet, choosing a cremation and having their ashes placed in an urn or casket can be a fitting memorial. Saying goodbye to a much loved family pet can be difficult. In years gone by, this would normally have meant a rather […]

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Meet the Team: Christian Derben

Christian Derben is our new Account Manager, who joined the team in January 2022 to work within the Sales team. Here he shares some thoughts on his career to date, and why he’s excited to be joining Petributes. What’s your role? I’m delighted to have joined the Petributes’ Sales Team, working alongside Tori to promote […]

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Customer Stories: Roxy’s Rainbow

Roxy’s Rainbow At-A-Glance Established: 2021 / Locations: 1, Hartlepool / Business: Pet Crematorium Roxy’s Rainbow is a small, family run business in Hartlepool, providing individual only pet cremations to families across the North East. Following the sudden loss of their own dog, Darren and Pamela Bates were unsure of who they could turn to and […]

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Customer Stories: Bluebell Wood Pet Crematorium

  Bluebell Wood at-a-glance Established: 2020 / Locations: 1, South Wales / Business: Pet Crematorium After three years of careful planning, Bluebell Wood Pet Crematorium opened in 2020. The team, led by Kieran, David and Jen Daniel, offer a specialist service with individual and same-day cremation, ensuring that all animals, and their families, are cared […]

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How we create our dog urns

Our lovely figurine dog urns are popular with dog lovers who want an urn to remind them of their precious pet. The lovely antique bronze style finish means they can represent dogs of any colour. We introduce new breeds to our range regularly, but have you ever wondered how we create them? How we decide […]

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What size urn do I need for my pet’s ashes?

We are often asked “What size urn should I buy for my pet” and are always happy to offer our help in selecting the right size of urn. The urn you choose will depend on a number of factors, not least of which is your own personal preference. We always want families to have the perfect memorial for their pet and below you will find some information that we hope will help you to make your choice. All our product pages display the volume of ashes that each urn will hold.

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We’re planting trees to say thank you!

We’ve had a fantastic response to our recent survey focusing on the challenges our business customers have faced during Covid, and beyond, and asking for their thoughts on our products and how we work together. We have been so pleased and thankful to receive such positive feedback. Here’s how we’re acting on the survey results. […]

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Are pet urns sealed?

Are pet urns able to be sealed? Pet urns come in all shapes and sizes, and can be sealed in a variety of ways, but they will always securely hold the ashes of your beloved pet. Can urns be sealed permanently? While it will not always be necessary to permanently seal an urn, this could […]

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Our New Chihuahua Urn

We’re excited to announce the Chihuahua Urn – a new addition to our growing collection of breed-specific figurine dog urns. Our Chihuahua Urn beautifully captures the spirit of these affectionate and tiny four-legged friends. Losing a pet is never easy, they are a huge part of our lives and our families. Their bold and sassy […]

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By Request – Our White Sleeping Cat Urn

We are delighted to announce the arrival of our new White Sleeping Cat Urn! Our feline friends come in all shapes, sizes and colours so sometimes it can be hard to find the purrfect resting place. Responding to requests from our customers we are thrilled to introduce this delightful new cat ashes urn which would […]

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How can I keep my dog cool this Summer?

Summer is the most social time of year, beaches are full, BBQ’s become a staple food and long days are filled with outdoor activities. For a lot of dog parents the Summer months can be a time of anxiety as our K9 companions aren’t really cut out for sunbathing and can easily overheat if left […]

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I am a business, can I buy wholesale?

Yes, you can! if you are a pet funeral or related business you can register for a Trade account with us. Complete the registration form on this page being sure to select “Trade” as the account type. Be sure to wait for the email confirming that your trade account status has been activated before placing your first order.

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A permanent reminder of your pet's paw-print - A Lasting Impression

A permanent reminder of your pet’s paw-print

  Your pet’s paws are so special. When they jump up to greet you, offer their paw for a treat, or just hold your hand, they melt your heart. Your pet’s paw-print is unique and is one of the things you will miss the most when they are no longer with you. Our new paw […]

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Pro Dogs. From healthcare and advice to rescue and rehoming, animal welfare organisations are true heroes of the animal world.

Spotlight on – ProDogs Direct

This fantastic dog rescue based in South London places rescued pooches in foster homes, wherever possible, rather than kennels. For many ex-breeding and puppy-farm rescues this gives them a real head-start in settling into family life, as many have never lived in a home before. Pro Dogs Direct is run mainly by volunteers who give […]

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Remembering your pets with an online memorial

  You have so many wonderful memories of your pets and when you have lost them you want to remember all the happy times you’ve shared. The Petributes team is full of pet lovers and we’ve all experienced the grief of losing a pet. We have had the privilege of helping many families over the […]

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Taking care of bereaved pets

It’s not always the pets who pass away first, and many pets each year are left bereft and confused after their beloved owner dies. Many people have family members or friends who are able to give a home to pets who are left behind but, sadly, this is not always possible. Thankfully, there are charities […]

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Delivery Information – UK Weather

Who doesn’t love a #snowday? not these cuties, that’s for sure! Just to advise that, due to the current UK weather conditions, some orders may take a little longer to arrive, especially in rural locations. You will still receive tracking information from our courier’s delivery app, or by text message, to keep you informed. Keep […]

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StreetVet ensure people without the resources to care for their pets can continue enjoying the critical companionship their dogs provide.

Spotlight on – StreetVets

StreetVet is a volunteer team of dedicated registered vets and veterinary nurses who help those experiencing homelessness by providing health care for their dogs. Homelessness is a growing problem in the UK and an increasing number of homeless people share their lives with dogs. Most of us can imagine how heartbreaking it would be to […]

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Our lovely figurine ashes urns are so discreet and look lovely in any setting. Sculptured ornamental ashes urns caskets for pets.

Figurine Ashes Urns – indoors or out?

Our figurine ashes urns for pets are beautiful. They are cast in resin from original sculptures commissioned especially for us by talented local artists. Most people prefer to keep them indoors, where they make gorgeous memorials to your beloved pets – on a shelf or mantelpiece or sitting by the fireside. They are so discreet […]

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Highdown ashes urn memorial. for pet ashes, dog, cat or horse. May be personalised

All about the HighDown Urn

  The Highdown Urn was developed for families who are concerned about leaving behind their beloved pets’ buried ashes when moving house. Some families prefer to bury ashes, but what happens if you move house? It’s a heartbreaking thought to leave beloved family pets behind, but retrieving buried ashes for relocation may not be an […]

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Tribute Frame picture urn. Beautiful discreet oak photo frame urns. Micro 250 cc for pet dog, horse, cat ashes. Can be personalised. Hand made in UK

All about Tribute Frames

  Tribute Frames are amongst the most discreet and individual ashes urns imaginable. The ashes container is concealed within the frame itself and no-one need know that it holds your precious pet’s ashes unless you choose to tell them. When you receive your Tribute Frame you will see the self contained ashes compartment which is […]

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The Cinnamon Trust. From healthcare and advice to rescue and rehoming, animal welfare organisations are true heroes of the animal world.

Spotlight on – Cinnamon Trust

Cinnamon Trust is an amazing organisation that supports elderly people with practical solutions to help them to keep their pets with them for as long as possible. Dog walking, delivery of food and trips to the vet are just some of the ways they can help. If the owner has to go into supported living […]

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Personalise urns with our online designer tool

Your pet was a unique and special part of your family and we understand that you want them to have a memorial as individual as they were. Our easy to use online design tool gives you everything you need to help you create the perfect resting place for your pet’s ashes, or a memorial that […]

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Our hope is to provide the perfect way for families to cherish their beloved pet’s memory, so we are thrilled to be launching our new website and, for the first time, offering our urns, keepsakes and memorials to the public.

New Website 2018

Every pet is unique and precious and they deserve the most personal and individual memorial. Our hope is to provide perfect ways for families to cherish their beloved pet’s memory. We are thrilled to launch our new website and, for the first time, offer our urns, keepsakes and memorials to the public. For nearly 25 […]

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