The team at Paws, Whiskers & Wags, Your Pet Crematory, seeks to provide you with unparalleled support and comfort during the entire pet cremation process. We realize that this is a difficult time for you and your family, and an important time to honor the life of your loved one. The professional team at our Charlotte, North Carolina, pet crematory strives to make the long journey of saying goodbye just a little bit easier.

Christine Hunsaker, Owner And Founder


Christine Hunsaker is the owner and founder of Paws, Whiskers & Wags. Being a pet owner and lover herself, Christine built Paws, Whiskers & Wags on the basis of love and commitment to animals.

Not only is Christine one of the nation’s leading cremationists, but she also continues to build and run some of the largest humans cremation companies.

Christine has built her business on a strong foundation of honesty and integrity, which is why she a highly esteemed and valued within the pet owner community.

Christine shares her home with her partner, Kellie Rowker, a pet lover and trauma nurse. The duo have a black lab, Myrtle; a small poodle mix, Suki; an orange tabby, Red; a chocolate standard poodle, Mocha Java; and a horse, Phoenix.

Dr. Cindi Branch, Co-Founder


As a devoted pet-lover, Cindi Branch co-founded Paws, Whiskers & Wags in 2005. With over 20 years of experience with the largest provider of funeral, cemetery, and crematory services, Cindi has brought her passion for service to her latest venture with Paws, Whiskers & Wags. Cindi works closely with pet owners and initiated our Grief Training program. Calling Lake Oconee her home, Cindi shares it with her two Poodle children, Rudy and Lucky Girl.

Carlos Martinez


Carlos was born in Caracas, Venezuela and graduated in Marketing & Advertising. In 2001 he decided to come to United States looking for better career opportunities. He has been living in Charlotte, NC since 2001 and has been working in Sales-Management for more than 15 years. Being an animal lover, he took the opportunity to work for a Pet nutrition company and learned the importance of a proper nutrition and care of pets. Carlos decided to join PWW because he thinks what PWW do is just amazing.”Just having the satisfaction of helping people living through such a hard moment, makes me feel that I’m contributing in making this world a better place.”

When he is not working, he enjoys outdoor sports, especially mountain biking and golf. But certainly, his family is the most important thing in his life, his wife Patricia, Joseph and Nicholas.

Henry Houston


Henry was born in Raleigh, North Carolina, grew up in Atlanta, Georgia and moved to Charlotte in 1999. He and his husband have a ten-year-old Humane Society Alumni dog named Rajah that they love and adore very much. Henry has worked in the security industry for over seventeen years as well as the Customer Service and Retail Industry. He has been a major animal lover all of his life.

Contact Us At Paws, Whiskers & Wags In Charlotte

The team at our Charlotte, North Carolina, pet cremation facility is available 24 hours a day by telephone: 980-819-2504. Please don’t hesitate to call us via phone or contact us through our online contact form.