Hartsdale Pet Cemetery

Tommy Ryan finally got his wish granted to be buried with his two dogs. (credit: CBS 2 | inset: Personal Photo)

Former NYPD Officer Granted Final Wish After Pet Cemetery Ban Lifted

Peggy Trerotola cried tears of sadness, but also relief as she buried the cremated remains of her brother, Tommy Ryan, and his wife with their beloved dogs at the Hartsdale Pet Cemetery in Westchester County.

12/23/2011

A head stone marks a pet's grave February 24, 2001 at the Hartsdale Canine Cemetery in Westchester. (credit: Spencer Platt/Newsmakers/Getty Images)

New York OKs Burying Human Ashes In Pet Cemeteries

Life is good again — and death is looking better — for animal lovers in New York who want to be buried with their beloved pets.

12/20/2011

A head stone marks a pet's grave February 24, 2001 at the Hartsdale Canine Cemetery in Westchester. (credit: Spencer Platt/Newsmakers/Getty Images)

Pet Owners Upset They Can’t Be Interred Next To Their Furry Friends At Hartsdale Pet Cemetery

Pet owners are fighting a New York State burial ban that prohibits their ashes from being interred next to their furry friends.

07/28/2011

FILE - Woman sits in front of a dog's grave at a pet cemetery. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

NY Tells Pet Cemeteries To Stop Taking In Humans

A state agency has told New York’s animal cemeteries to stop burying the ashes of pet owners alongside their beloved cats, dogs and parakeets.

06/11/2011