Please read our directions carefully before you visit.


Access to our smallholding is via a lane directly alongside the Stanhope Arms Hotel on its right hand corner. We are 200 yards down the lane, past the woodlands. The postcode for the Stanhope Arms Hotel is DE15 0PU.


Our postal address:
Sunnyside Pet Cremation Services

Sunnyside Barn

The Lane Rear of Stanhope Arms Hotel

Ashby Road East

Swadlincote, DE11 0TF - Please follow the directions given above and do not rely on this postcode. Some SatNavs will incorrectly try to take you down footpaths via Newhall.

Email: sunnysidepetcremation@btconnect.com (Our email is checked a couple of times each working day, so is suitable for general enquiries)


Main number: 07340 283658

(This phone is never switched off, but is set to "do not disturb" from 6pm to 8:30 am. Please try to avoid leaving voice messages as these can be easily be missed and will cancel "missed call" alerts. If you need to contact me late to make an early appointment the next day, please text as I always check my phone.)


Opening Times


Weekdaysappointments are available from 9:00am till 2:00pm, then 3:30pm till 5:00pm each weekday.

Saturdays: appointments are available 10:00 till noon. 

Appointments are available outside of these times where circumstances allow, but will carry an additional charge detailed in Price Information. We do not offer a 24 hour service. 


Collections can usually be made by us at noon. For larger pets, when there is no one at home to help lifting, an out of hours two person collection would need to be arranged. This may incur additional charges. 


Some customers wish to bring their pet to us immediately following their final vet appointment. As long as we have prior notice we can usually accommodate this.


To maintain privacy for our customers visits are by appointment only.


If for any reason you have to cancel our appointment then please call or text to let us know.


Holiday Opening: 


As a family business there will be occasions we are unavailable in person due to holidays. During our absences Andrew Kinnard's Animals at Home business will cover for us at our premises on a subcontract basis. Andy runs a reputable and established pet care service locally and uses us for his business's cremations. He can be contacted on 07938 857332. Prices may vary. 

Important Information



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Finding Sunnyside Pet Cremation Services


Sunnyside Pet Cremation Services operates from our smallholding, Sunnyside Poultry just off the A511 on the borders of Swadlincote South Derbyshire, Burton on Trent East Staffordshire and Ashby-de-la-Zouch North West Leicestershire. We are nestled in the heart of the National Forest on the outskirts of Derby, with easy access from the M42 and A38. 


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