Memorial Ideas

4 Creative Ways to Use Your Pet’s Ashes


1. Get a Customized Urn

There are a variety of beautiful pet urns that can serve as a wonderful resting place for your beloved pet who has passed. With a multitude of styles and designs, there are pet urns to fit any personality.

Etsy in particular has a great assortment or unique, artistic urns to choose from. Many urns also offer the option to have your pet’s name and date of birth and death includes on the urn. Some even offer the option to add an illustration of your pet!

Pictured below: Custom urn from vitrifiedstudio on Etsy

2. Put Ashes in a Jewelry Urn

Another unique way to make use of your pet’s ashes is to house them in a jewelry urn. From bracelets to necklaces, there are many gorgeous pieces of jewelry you can wear each and every day as you keep the remains if your pet close to you.

Pictured below: Urn necklace from MemorialSilver on Etsy

3. Use the Ashes for a Glass Worry Stone

Some owners may choose to have their pet’s ashes embedded into a glass blown memorial stone. These stones are beautiful enough to serve as a decorative focal point alone, or can be used as a worry stone to hold and handle in times of stress.

Pictured below: Glass ash stone from Etsy store DragonFireGlass

4. Get a Tattoo

Some artists will incorporate some of your passed pet’s ashes into tattoo ink, allowing you to get a piece of your pet embedded into your skin. Be sure to call ahead, as not all tattoo parlors will offer this service.

ashes tattoo

We hope we’ve given you some creative ideas for making use of your pet’s ashes after cremation. No matter how you choose to remember them, your pet always lives on in your heart!

Share this article

Written by

Megan Marrs

Leave a comment

Photos and videos

Choose to upload a selection of digital memories to bring your pets story to life.

Share their journey

Tell the world about your pets life and invite friends and family to add their own personal memories.

Capture their spirit

Customise their memorial page with the choice of a background images, colors, and icons.

Never forget

Add the most cherished memories from your pets life from their sunrise to sunset.

Your pets memories, forever.

Preserve and share the memories of your favorite pets, so they live on.