People with pets dispose of their deceased animals' remains in different ways, but if they live in the city the options are obviously more limited. The relatives pick the bones out of the ashes and transfer them to the urn using large chopsticks or metal chopsticks, two relatives sometimes holding the same bone at the same time with their chopsticks (or, according to some sources, passing the bones from chopsticks to chopsticks).
Embalmed remains must be turned over to a licensed mortician at the airport in the U.S. If the mortician in the United States is unable to meet a flight, the shipment must be delayed so that it arrives in the U.S. at a time when your chosen mortician can meet the incoming flight.
In a 2004 survey by a pet food company Japanese households gave the following reasons for keeping cats (percentage) : 1) cats are adorable (71.1 percent); 2) they like cats (70.3 percent); 3) cats are fun to be around (58.4 percent); 4) cats enrich daily lives (50.4 percent); 5) adopted a stray cat (36.1 percent; 6) cats are indispensable for family communication (35.7 percent).
According to the Japanese Civil Code, pets are deemed objects and assets can not be left to them so wills are worked out so that money is given to non-family members on the condition they take care of the pets and defines the terms in which the pets are taken care of. Dogs that are put to sleep are given their favorite food, told God boy, you've done your best,” and then given a lethal injection.
In Japan, the practice has been popular for many years, with funeral parlors designed specifically for the cremation of pets. Home cremation is another option for pet parents in Japan. A typical Japanese grave is usually a family grave (墓, haka) consisting of a stone monument, with a place for flowers, incense, and water in front of the monument and a chamber or crypt underneath for the ashes.
A Japanese psychiatrist told the Yomiuri Shimbun that weaker relations among family members and people having fewer children has lead some pet owners to perceive their pets as becoming more important than family members and people in general. The idea of a human and a pet being reunited after death, they say, makes no sense according to Buddhist precepts.
He also responded to requests from people who said they wanted to be buried together with the ashes of their beloved pet. We're very pleased to offer Forever Pets' line of outstanding, high-quality cremation urns. Death is a time of crisis for one's family and friends no matter where it takes place.
The family witnesses the sliding of the body into the cremation chamber. Japan's oldest pet grave is a burial mound in Kishiwada, Osaka, that marks the final resting place of a famously faithful dog that is said to have lived in the sixth century. Your cremation service provider is a good resource for information about shipping services.
And some of South Korea's major cities - such as Seoul, Incheon, and Ulsan — don't have any authorized animal cremation services at all. Pet funerals and cremation ペット 葬儀 have grown so much in the past decade that major companies such as AEON Kyushu , a large retail company, have created intermediary services for pet parents.
Buddhist rites and lavish funerals for pets are not a new phenomenon. There are many companies that offer pet burial services in a pet cemetery. The United States Postal Service, the airlines, and shipping services will transport ashes, or urns for ashes. For pet lovers, the service provides spiritual succour at a time of great pain.
The revised Law of Humane Treatment and Management of Animals that has come into force in Japan stipulates that owners should look after their pets until they die. Growing numbers of pet owners are demanding full-fledged funerals for their late beloved animal companions, leading to heated debate among Buddhist scholars about what happens to pets after they die.