In Home End of Life and Comfort Care
Lovingkindness Veterinary Care
We provide gentle, integrative comfort care for pets in their senior years and at the end of their lives. Experienced in managing pain, chronic disease, mobility problems, and other challenges of aging, we strive to make your pet's golden years truly shine.
Your needs and your pet's condition are unique, and their care is just as individualized and special. By providing in home care that is personalized to your needs and responsive to the changing needs of your pet, we work with you to make sure your beloved furry family member gets the care that is best for them.
We provide in home end of life care, including euthanasia, hospice, pain management, acupuncture, and geriatric care to most of the greater Richmond area. If you live outside of the service area, we will do our best to accommodate you. Please call or email to get an estimate of our travel fee.
Living a Meaningful Life in the End
Our team will help you to evaluate and track your pet's quality of life, anticipating changes in their illness before they occur. Managing pain and suffering are some of the biggest concerns a family has when caring for a pet at the end of life.
Dr. Alexandra Dahlgren, DVM, CHPV, CVA
Dr. Alexandra Dahlgren graduated from University of Georgia veterinary school in 2006. She practiced emergency medicine for a few years before joining Cary Street Veterinary Hospital. Dr. Dahlgren has had a passion for pain medicine, palliative care, and physical medicine for many years. She began learning more about hospice and end of life care, and in 2015 completed a certification in hospice and palliative care through the International Association of Animal Hospice and Palliative Care in 2017.
Compassionate Care for the Whole Family
Our pets are part of our family, and losing them is painful. We begin grieving before they die, and continue for long afterward. We have several resources to help you and your family cope with loss and sadness as you care for your pet and after they are gone.
Get in Touch
We are here to make everyday the best possible for you and your pet. We usually respond to emails within 24 hours, but if you need more urgent assistance, please call us at 804-476-2338. Please include a phone number and address in all inquiries.
804-476-2338 or 804-372-7352