Dr. Kristin will arrive at your home as close to the scheduled appointment time as possible. A phone should be kept nearby in case an unforeseen circumstance should arise where you would need to be contacted regarding your scheduled appointment.
There is a little paperwork to take care of prior to moving forward with the euthanasia including the pet owner signing a form authorizing euthanasia of their pet and also declaring that the pet has not bitten a person or animal in the last 10 days as required by state law.
After graduating with a Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Minnesota in 2004, Dr. Kristin completed a small animal medicine and surgical internship at BluePearl Veterinary Partners in Florida in 2005. Dr. Kristin then decided to move back to Minnesota where her family resides. Since being back in Minnesota, she has worked in private practice for several years. In the fall of 2011, Dr. Kristin started Private Pet Passing.
After receiving her bachelor’s in biology from the College of St. Scholastica, Dr. Erin Flath went on to receive a Masters in Animal Reproduction Physiology from North Dakota State University. After that, Dr. Erin went on to pursue her life-long dream of becoming a veterinarian and graduated from the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine in 2014. Dr. Erin has been out in small animal private practice since graduation. She and her husband have a full house with four Great Danes, three cats and a few pocket pets. Dr. Erin joined Private Pet Passing in 2019 to offer support to families as they say farewell to a beloved family member.