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In Memoriam Program

Pets bring something special into our lives; and when we lose a pet, we grieve deeply for them. Kind words and gestures from friends and family help us cope with the sadness of that loss.

The In Memoriam program offers a unique and meaningful way for you, a veterinary clinic or individual, to express sympathy to a grieving friend, family member, or client with a gift that will directly benefit other animals. Let someone know you care by giving a gift that will make a difference by:

  • - Educating tomorrow’s veterinary health care professionals
  • - Providing sophisticated medical treatment to animals
  • - Supporting scientific discoveries that lead to new and better ways of treating diseases


Frequently Asked Questions:

Will the person know I made this gift in memory of their pet?

Your friend, family member, or client will receive a beautiful, personalized sympathy card from the dean of the Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine informing them that a monetary contribution has been made in memory of the pet.

Is my donation tax deductible?

Yes, all contributions are tax deductible and you will receive a receipt.

How much money should I send?

Gifts of all amounts make a lasting impact.

Can I make a donation in memory of my own pet or a person?

Yes, we accept donations in honor or in memory of any person or animal. To donate in honor of any person, please follow this link.