Cavan Pet Crematorium has officially opened

The Cavan Pet Crematorium has officially opened its doors.

The service, which is based near Belturbet, was set up by former Crufts winner and local man Ralph Dunne to help people say goodbye to their pets in a ‘dignified’ way.

While Ralph says that no one can control when their pet passes away, in light of the current Covid 19 outbreak strict measures are in place for those wishing to avail of the service, with appointments necessary, hand sanitizer provided, and no more than one person in the quiet room at a time.

Speaking to Shannonside Northern Sound the founder and owner explained why some people chose to cremate their pet: