Offerings

Dogwood Pet Cremation Services is a division of Craver-Riggs Funeral Home & Crematory. Howard Riggs, owner, is a third generation funeral director/embalmer.

"Pet owners have a need to express their feelings about their beloved companions. Families need and want choices", said Howard Riggs. And, with that, Dogwood Pet Cremation Services was created to reflect the same standards of this funeral home.

Dogwood is one of a kind. From our locally owned and operated state of the art facilities, certificate of cremation, witnessed cremation for those families needing added peace of mind and all cremated remains returned in a hand carved wood box that is placed in a handled bag.

Dogwood Pet Cremation Services has fulfilled the need for pet owners to have a means of disposition for their beloved pet that is dignified and sincere.

Comfortable Surroundings

Individual Cremation


The crematory chamber is divided into dedicated sections and each pet is placed in its own dedicated section of the crematory. At the end of the cremation process each pet is removed from the chamber individually.