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Suited for veterinary offices, animal shelters, festivals and expos 

What will you do with your pet's body?        Who-will-Help-me        postcard

Descriptions

General Brochure (tri-fold; black ink on pale moss green):  What will you do with your pet’s body? – General information about the Green Pet-Burial Society and its projects.

Transport Brochure (tri-fold; black ink on sandstone):  Who will Help me? – An appeal to transport services, funeral directors, veterinarians to help us create systems to transport a pet’s remains home. Many take their pets on vacations, visits, work assignments, yet some pets die when away from home. Stylistically, we reference the graphic novel in depicting an often unspoken despair.

Postcard (2-sided): Bereavement and Conservation – Introducing the idea of conservation whole-family cemeteries, where keeping the remains of family members together is good for the environment, the bereaved, and society.

Cost:  $5 for 50 + $8 shipping and handling = $13

Memorial Services

Dog DreamsDo you live in Southern California? Founder and cultural anthropologist Eric Greene will help you to create a comforting memorial service to honor your beloved animal. He will interview you about your relationship, unique moments shared together, spiritual beliefs and aesthetic inclinations in order to create words and rituals that mark this transitional moment for you, your family and friends.

Leave a message for us below. Prices start at $100/hr.

Consultation

GhostDogBritten

Planning to create a new pet or whole-family cemetery?

Need help transitioning your current cemetery to being ‘green’ or opening a whole-family section?

We can help you to realize your dream. We will assist with developing a strategic plan, preparing a proposal, identifying appropriate partners and associations, aesthetic and environmental considerations, and conduct a cost analysis.

Free initial consultation. Fees based on scope of work.

updated April 26, 2017

image credits: dog looking backward by bobmarley753, flickr.com
LissiS, Ghost Dog. 2008. published in Worth1000.com

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Recent Posts

Working Together

Change rarely happens overnight, nor is it ever the result of just one person. The changes we hope for the world can occur when each of us contributes to a common goal. Such has been the case for the Green Pet-Burial Society in 2018. Here are some highlights:

Events

Reimagine 2018, San Francisco – April 17, 2018. We were invited to create an event as part of a week-long community effort called Reimagine End of Life featuring over 150 events across San Francisco. Ours was the only nonprofit dedicated exclusively to grief for our animal companions. Entitled ‘Honoring our Pets,’ we inaugurated a participatory, large-scale, public, kinetic art piece at beautiful Ocean Beach. We also conducted participant interviews, which will become an integral part of this project, Reimagine held another event in New York City, but we could not attend due to lack of funds.  Continue reading

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