Portland, OR: 503-740-4886 Oregon Coast: 541-547-3793
Jay Fineman

Dr. Jay Fineman is the veterinary consultant for City Dog Country Dog’s Board & Train program on the Oregon Central Coast.
Dr. Fineman has practiced veterinary medicine for over 35 years. He currently owns Tender Transitions, an in-home hospice and palliative care service for animals on the Central Oregon Coast. Tender Transitions allows patients
to live their lives as fully and comfortably as possible, and to die at home in the company of those who love them. The service offers:

  • Phone consultations and in-home visits
  • Cooperation with treating veterinarians
  • Pain management
  • Quality of life and euthanasia consultation
  • Aftercare and grief support

Contact Tender Transitions at 541-9613082 or transitions@newportnet.com


VMD, University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine
MA (Philosophy), University of Waterloo
BA (English Literature), UCLA

Professional memberships

American Veterinary Medical Association
Oregon Veterinary Medical Association
International Association for Animal Hospice and Palliative Care

Jay Fineman