CREMATION SERVICES and COSTS
INDIVIDUAL/SEPARATED CREMATION (VIDEO AT BOTTOM of PAGE)
When the owner wishes to have the cremains of their pet returned, either to keep, scatter or bury. In each case your pet's journey through the process is certified with a stainless steel ID tag, and 4 step tracking system. The remains you receive are guaranteed those of your companion pet. An individual pet is kept separate from those of other pets in the cremation chamber with the use of movable dividers. The cremated remains of your pet are guaranteed with a minimum of commingled cremated remains.
A Bio-degradable scatter urn is included.
· RATES FOR INDIVIDUAL CREMATION:
· 1-15 POUNDS $130.00
· 16-50 POUNDS $180.00
· 51-100 POUNDS $230.00
· 100-150 POUNDS $260.00
*updated April 1st 2019
For pet owners who wish to have their pet cremated privately, meaning the only pet in the cremation chamber during the process. There is a $60.00 fee for PRIVATE cremation service, in addition to the fees for individual cremation. This covers the additional utilities costs associated with this level of service. A choice of two decorative urn are included with cost.
For pet owners who do not want the cremated remains returned, but still want final care and dignity for their animal, communal cremation is available for a fraction of the cost. Your companion pet is cremated in a dignified manner with other pets at the same time. The cremated remains are not returned. The ashes are spread in a natural setting. The pet owner receives a certificate of communal cremation. This is an economical and dignified solution for the final care of your companion pet.
FEE: Communal cremation, no ashes returned: $1.25 CENTS PER POUND ($45.00 MINIMUM)
OTHER SERVICES WE OFFER
Your companion pet's remains are retrieved from your veterinary clinic
in our dedicated vehicle. Home removal is not available at this time due to COVID19
protocols per our licensing authority.
COTTONWOOD, SEDONA, CAMP-VERDE and PAYSON VETERINARY CLINICS ARE SERVICED
Office Intakes available Mondays through Friday 9:00-5:00 by appointment.
There is no charge for meeting at our Office in Cottonwood during regular weekday business hours 9:00-5:00.
Some days out of the week there may be a delay to meet you. Please call us first to schedule a time.
WEEKENDS, HOLIDAYS & AFTER HOURS: If you are in need of AFTER-HOURS services we ask that you contact your veterinarian, or choose one from our list that posts NIGHTS /WEEKENDS availability.
MINGUS CREMATION offers a rush cremation service.
Rush cremation service ensures you that you get your pet's cremains back within 24 hours. $100.00 Additional fee.
(Note: Some days we may not be available for a Rush Cremation service, Please contact us to schedule an appointment.)
This service allows viewing of your companion pet during the final steps of cremation. We gladly open our doors to allow anyone who wants to witness the final care of there pet. Most owners want to be ensured that there pet is in good hands and that they're getting there pet ashes back. $100.00 Additional fee. (Please Call first, to Schedule your appointment with us.) Appointment times based on availability.
FARM ANIMAL CREMATION
200 Pounds maximum. Farm animals take much longer than regular cremations, an additional fee will be applied to your cremation service.
Note: We do not do Removal Services for farm animals. Thank you for your understanding.
Communal cremation: $1.25 per pound w/ an additional $50.00 (additional farm animal fee.)
Individual cremation (ashes returned, scroll up for more details): $50.00 (additional farm animal fee.)
Private cremation (ashes returned, scroll up for more details): $100.00 (additional farm animal fee.)
For any other questions or concerns on what we can do for you in this time of need. Feel free to call us at 928.852.0353