PLPA Documents & Forms

  • PLPA Guide to Planning Ahead
    Preparing yourself in advance for the death of your pet, while emotionally taxing, is a wise and thoughtful thing to do. Planning ahead gives you the opportunity to discuss how you would like to memorialize your beloved pet and to celebrate your time together.

  • PLPA Cremation Standards & Definitions
    This document includes definitions of common terms such as private cremation, partitioned cremation and communal cremation, as well as the professional standards applicable to the cremation of companion animals in the previously mentioned practices.

  • Introductory Letter to Vets
    In response to a request from a PLPA member, we gladly provide a letter for members to send to a veterinarian letting them know about the Pet Loss Professionals Alliance and the great work the group is doing.

  • Indiana State Police K9 Funeral Manual
    PLPA members may download this document to use as a template for police K9 funerals in their area.


Annual Pet Loss Profession Survey Summaries