COVID-19 information
Dr. Dawn is fully vaccinated and will not provide services if sick. Dr. Dawn will come in close contact with you if you wish to be close to your pet during his or her time of passing. She will wear a mask while in your home and respects your decision if you choose not to do so. It’s your home and you should be comfortable during this difficult time. Do let Dr. Dawn know if you have specific requests so she can come prepared.

Home Euthanasia for your Faithful Friend

Dawn Veterinary Care provides caring and gentle home euthanasia in your home for pets in Frederick County, Maryland & surrounding areas.

Dawn Veterinary Care

If your faithful pet friend is a dog, cat, or other species, Dawn Veterinary Care wants to help you provide peaceful and compassionate end of life care for your pet.

Faithful Pet Friends

end-of-life care

Dawn Veterinary Care provides home euthanasia for dogs, cats, ferrets, guinea pigs, hamsters, rabbits, goats, minipigs, and sheep. Dawn Veterinary Care understands that our faithful pet friends can come in all shapes and sizes. If your dear pet’s species is not listed here, please call or text Dawn Veterinary Care to discuss your pet’s needs.

Home Euthanasia Services

compassionate euthanasia

Home euthanasia ensures that your pet will receive loving, gentle care. Your pet will be comfortable in his/her favorite space at home. You, as the loving pet parent, will also be more comfortable at home and will not have to struggle with transportation at this difficult time. This provides you the freedom to honor the life you and your pet shared together in the way that you prefer.

Home Euthanasia Services

compassionate euthanasia

Home euthanasia ensures that your pet will receive loving, gentle care. Your pet will be comfortable in his/her favorite space at home. You, as the loving pet parent, will also be more comfortable at home and will not have to struggle with transportation at this difficult time. This provides you the freedom to honor the life you and your pet shared together in the way that you prefer.

Our Mission

honoring your pet’s life

Our mission is to provide you and your pet with a service that honors the life and love you’ve shared. You and your pet will be cared for with respect, kindness, and integrity.

Meet Our Doctor

Dr. Dawn Fitzhugh

Dr. Dawn understands how difficult it is to say goodbye to a faithful pet friend. She offers home euthanasia as a result of her own experiences saying goodbye to pets who’ve been by her side through life’s ups and downs. She wants to make sure all beloved pets experience a loving and compassionate home euthanasia that honors the life you’ve shared with them.

More than 20 years as a veterinarian

Member of the Maryland Veterinary Medical Association

Member of the American Veterinary Medical Association