FAQs

Offering more piece of mind, Fairleigh Rest – Pet Cremations & Memorials has been asked several times the following questions which we’ve answered and included below, if you do have any other questions please don’t hesitate to contact one of our caring and professional staff members.

HOW DO I KNOW IT'S MY PET'S ASHES I RECEIVE BACK?

With generations of experience within the funeral industry, we wish to offer the same professional level of expertise and service within this new company. It was without hesitation that your pet be treated with the upmost level of respect and guarantee only your cherished pets ashes be returned to you.

CAN YOU CREMATE MORE THAN ONE ANIMAL AT A TIME?

With our state of the art cremator we are able to cremate multiple animals during a single period, with its modern chamber and catch design system your pet will remain separate at all times, ensuring that your pet’s ashes are not mixed with any others whilst providing the best economical and environmentally efficient service.

CAN PERSONAL EFFECTS BE CREMATED WITH A PET?

Yes, small items can be cremated with your dearly loved pet, including photos, notes from family members, collars, and other various items.

DO YOU OFFER VIEWINGS OF PETS AT THE CREMATORIUM?

We do not offer viewing at our office, advising that farewelling your pet at home in a familiar and relaxed setting or at your veterinarian’s clinic is much less upsetting for all members of the family.

We also advise that this should be discussed with our staff when arranging to have your beloved pet collected.

WHERE ARE YOU LOCATED?

Situated within “Fairleigh Park” at the edge of the Armidale township, Fairleigh Rest – Pet Cremations & Memorials is incorporated within the grounds of Piddingtons Funeral Home & Crematorium.

With a separate entrance to the beautiful six acres of tranquil grounds and spectacular views, Fairleigh Rest offers separate and purpose built facilities whilst sharing in the beauty of the historic and tranquil estate.