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Pet Cremation Demystified 3/9

Pet Cremation Demystified.  Part 3 of 9 By Patrick Couture Director of Resting Paws Cemetery & Crematorium Inc. Woodlawn, ON. What is cremation? The standard definition: cremation “is a process of reducing a body to its’ basic elements” i.e. bone fragments and...

Pet Cremation Demystified 2/9

Pet Cremation Demystified.  Part 2 of 9 By Patrick Couture Director of Resting Paws Cemetery & Crematorium Inc. Woodlawn, ON. Let’s start with the basics: In the industry the cremator unit is referred to as a retort (See picture 2). Why a retort? The term retort...

Pet Cremation Demystified 1/9

Pet Cremation Demystified.  Part 1 of 9 By Patrick Couture Director of Resting Paws Cemetery & Crematorium Inc. Woodlawn, ON. For many people it is very difficult to think about the eventual passing of their pet. While attending the Ottawa Pet Expo 2013, my wife...