As our pet companions age, it is very difficult knowing they may be in pain due to various ailments including intervertebral disc disease (problems in the spine) and degenerative joint disease. Dr. Lewis devotes substantial continuing education hours to ensure he can recommend the best options for extending your companions quality of life.Our team is here to help you decide when euthanasia is the best decision. You are not alone, and we want to make this process as easy, gentle, and peaceful as possible. For over a decade, Dr. Lewis has utilized a two-step protocol, to ensure your companion is sleeping prior to euthanasia. When needed, we also have several pet loss support referral sources that can assist you during this difficult time.