Pet Cremations

AWL Pet Cremations

Our commitment to you begins from your first contact of enquiry as  The compassionate team have all experienced the impact of losing a much loved family pet.

Our reputation spanning over 40 years is built on professionalism, compassion, respect and dignity for both pets and their owners.

The trained staff are available to lend a sympathetic ear and understand how difficult this time can be. 

  • We strive for a 5 - 7 day turnaround on the collection and return of your beloved pet to the vet of your choice.
  • Your pets ashes can be placed in our Pet Memorial Wall where you can visit to reflect and remember your special friend. (Please note conditions and additional fees may apply)




All proceeds from the AWL Cremations Service supports the work the AWL team do for lonely and unloved dogs and cats.
The AWL receives no government funding and rely on the generosity of the community to continue to provide our lifesaving services.

AWL Pet Cremations is a proud member of


The AWL Pet Cremations service is open Monday to Friday from 8am – 4pm. (see below for afterhours contact details) 

“My customer service was 110%! I lost my 2 Bassets in a 3 month period. They made my time as painless as they could.”


“All of your services were well planned and executed in a timely and highly professional manner. We were so impressed.”


“I was made to feel that he would be cremated with respect and honour and I wanted that more than anything, as he was a good loyal loving pet who deserved the best treatment available.”


"Sincere thanks for your understanding and compassion in arranging the cremation of my beloved Heeler “Deesha” last week. It is a big comfort to know that there are people like you to help pet owners like myself through a difficult time.”

“To everyone at the AWL who was involved with my beautiful baby girl ‘Kahrma’. Thank you so much for being there for us in such a caring and professional manner. Myself and my family truly appreciate it.”

"Just a note of sincere thanks for the special care taken with Dillon's ashes and urn. He was my special mate for more than half my life and will be with me always. Thanks again for your compassion. People like yourself are a rare few."

"Thank you so much for being so kind and caring when we brought our cat Buster to you. It's still very hard to come to terms with, that he's gone. He was so special. It's easier when there's compassionate people like you. Thank you again."

If you require urgent assistance outside of standard opening hours we recommend that you please contact your local Emergency Veterinary Clinic or alternatively on Saturday or Sunday call the AWL Shelter (between 10am-4pm 7 days) on 8348 1300.

The AWL recommends the following after hours Vet Clinics:

Vets 4 Pets

Golden Grove Veterinary Hospital
103 The Golden Way
Wynn Vale SA 5127
24 Hour Phone: 08 8289 3722

Animal Emergency Centre

102 Magill Road
Norwood SA 5067
24 Hour Phone: 08 8362 1722