Is It Time - Knowledge Base

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Download Our Special "Is It Time?" Checklist

Deciding whether the time has come to say goodbye to a sick or chronically ill pet is the hardest decision of all. Use this checklist to examine all the factors that could be relevant to weigh up their condition. Remember, no single symptom by itself is enough to base an assessment of their quality of life.

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With the Kind Assistance of Dr. Pippa Swan


Pippa has been a vet for 25 years. She is a small animal vet who works in Northern Ireland with a particular interest in welfare and ethics. She sees her job as not just diagnosing and treating illness but appreciating the relationships we have with our pets as a whole and making the best decisions we can on their behalf. She is also a mum, a wife, a dog and cat owner, a runner and a Humanist Pastoral Support Volunteer.