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Pet Services

Pet Services

Coping with the loss of a pet is difficult. We understand how deeply it can affect you and your family. A small memorial service for your departed animal can be a healing and cathartic act, and we can help you give your beloved pet the dignified farewell and attention that he or she deserves.

Faithful Friends

We understand your pet has become your close friend and family member. That is why we believe it is essentially important to treat your pet with the utmost care and respect. You can rest assured the Faithful Friends staff will provide dignified and loving care.

You, as the pet owner, get to decide what you feel most comfortable with regarding burial or cremation of your cherished pet family member. Faithful Friends has a cremation option, as well as a ground burial.

We understand the difficulty of saying good-bye to a loved pet. Faithful Friends is committed to helping you through this difficult time, whether you have an ommediate need for our service, or you are planning for a decision you will have to make for your pet in the future.

We carry a large line of pet urns and keepsakes should you wish to use these methods to memorialize you pet. With our customized services, we will pick up your pet from the place of death or you can choose to deliver the pet directly to our crematory by calling ahead to be sure that we are available to assist you upon arrival.

Pet Memorial & Burial

If you decide on burial, you will pick a plot in the beautiful perpetual care garden, and also have the option of a ceremony and headstone.

Burial packages starting at
$295.00

Pet Cremation

If you choose a cremation option, we provide a variety of urns, keepsakes and other merchandise to honor your precious pet's memory.

We will promptly transfer your pet with dignity and respect from your veterinary office, hospital or home for $30.00 (within 25 miles). Or, you are welcome to deliver your pet to Faithful Friends Memory Gardens and Crematorium avoiding the transfer fee.

Cremation Fee

0-3 lbs ($55.00)

4-25 lbs ($90.00)

26-50 lbs ($110.00)

51-75 lbs ($135.00)

76-120 lbs ($155.00)

121-200 lbs ($185.00)


Professional Pick-up Fee

$30.00

Dignified and Loving Pet Care

Whether you choose ground burial or cremation for your most precious pet family member, you can rest assured the Faithful Friends staff will provide exceedingly dignified and loving care.

Your pet will receive an identification tag which will remain in place throughout the cremation or burial process. This tag will contain information for the Faithful Friends personnel to identify your cherished friend and to maintain proper record of when their disposition took place. It will also be used to record your information and provide a contact phone number if any question would arise.

Honest and Reliable Service

For those choosing ground burial, a perpetual care fund is established to assure continuation of mowing and upkeep of pet gardens. A percentage of each purchase is deposited into this fund.



Gatens-Harding Funeral Home
Phone: (304) 755-1361
147 Main St., Poca, WV 25159

Haven of Rest Memory Gardens and Crematorium, Inc.
Phone: (304) 586-3161
P.O. Box 8, Red House, WV 25168


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