Why Choosing Our Family is the Best Decision

For more than five decades, the Shugart Family spent their lives taking care of Georgia's pets and the families that love them.  Today, we are proud to be partnered with Pet Angel Memorial Servicesto continue the legacy and superior services began by Doyle and Maudann Shugart . 

Why Choose Pet Angel Memorial Centers? We Have A Singular Focus – Your Needs

All of our attention is devoted to meeting the needs of our pet parents and their wishes for their pet’s final arrangements. We realize each pet and each family are unique.  At Pet Angel Memorial Centers we are dedicated to being responsive to your needs and providing flexibility in customizing your pet's final arrangements to meet your needs. We have our own crematories, our own cemeteries, our own funeral homes, and therefore do not rely on a third party to provide this service. This gives us complete control of all processes for your peace of mind.  With our state-of-the-art Paws e-Track system, you are assured of knowing your pet is tracked from the moment we receive your pet into our care until the aftercare process is complete.

Our Exceptional Client Care Staff -- We Build Relationships

When a family suffers the loss of a beloved pet, it is comforting to know who is taking care of your pet.  It is important to us to not only serve your current need, but to build a long-lasting relationship with you and your family. At Pet Angel Memorial Center, we have served many of our pet parents for more than 50 years, taking special care of their many beloved pets. From pre-need planning to aftercare services, you can count on us to understand and provide for your needs. When you need us, we are here for your family, providing the same high quality of care and compassionate services our clients have come to know and expect from us. 

Outstanding Reputation in Our Industry -- Accreditation Matters

We are proud of the outstanding reputation we have earned within our industry. As a long-standing member of the International Association of Pet Cemeteries and Crematories, (IAOPCC), we are committed to developing and upholding the highest ethical standards and practices within the pet aftercare industry.  As an IAOPCC Accredited facility and Care Center, we adhere to more than 300 standards and processes recognized at the highest level within our industry.  At Pet Angel Memorial Centers, we understand the importance of striving for excellence in all that we do --- we set the bar for excellence in pet cremations and burials.

Affiliations and Awards

Bethlehem GA Pet Cremation Services

  • Pictured, Founder of former Deceased Pet Care Funeral Homes, Doyle L. Shugart
  • Accredited Member of the International Association of Pet Cemeteries and Crematories, (IAOPCC), a non-profit, worldwide organization dedicated to ensuring the highest business standards and ethical practices within the Pet Aftercare Industry.  Keith Shugart currently serves on the Board of Directors and the Standards & Ethics Committee for the IAOPCC;  Donna Shugart-Bethune currently serves an Executive Director for the association.
  • Founder, Doyle L. Shugart, previously served on the Board of Directors of the IAOPCC as the Ethics Committee Chairman and as IAOPCC President for four years. He is credited for developing the industry's first Pet Crematory Operator Program and standards;
  • Member of the Better Business Bureau (BBB)
  • Recipient of Chamblee Business Association  Business of the Year Award
  • Nominee for Georgia Small Family Business of the Year Award
  • Formerly Featured in Atlanta Magazine as Best Pet Cemetery in Atlanta