Do I have to buy my pet’s urn from a funeral home or crematorium?

Original Question: Can I purchase my own urn, or do I have to buy one from the funeral home or crematorium? - Anonymous

Do I have to buy my pet’s urn from a funeral home or crematorium? Aug 26, 2020

You usually have the option to purchase an urn on your own, or through the crematorium’s supplier. Again, an urn may already be included in the cremation fee. Some crematories will also tell you that many household items can serve as urns.

Dr. Jocelyn Anne Mason, DVM

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Do I have to buy my pet's urn from a funeral home or crematorium?
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Do I have to buy my pet's urn from a funeral home or crematorium?
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You usually have the option to purchase an urn on your own, or through the crematorium’s supplier although it may be included in the cremation fee.
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