Category Archives: Humane Euthanasia

To Feed Or Not To Feed? The Great Stray Cat Dilemma

Do you feed your local stray cats or do you not? Not an easy answer. Feeding, the theory goes would encourage breeding and magnify the problem. Not feeding keep the cats starving. In the world of animal welfare you often

To Feed Or Not To Feed? The Great Stray Cat Dilemma

Do you feed your local stray cats or do you not? Not an easy answer. Feeding, the theory goes would encourage breeding and magnify the problem. Not feeding keep the cats starving. In the world of animal welfare you often

The Death Is Bad Enough, The Staff Response Is Disgraceful

As a Veterinarian I know that animals’ lives sometimes end unpredictably. I also know that during an aeroplane flight a dog is housed in the hull of the jumbo – inaccessible for monitoring. So on the surface, a case of a

The Death Is Bad Enough, The Staff Response Is Disgraceful

As a Veterinarian I know that animals’ lives sometimes end unpredictably. I also know that during an aeroplane flight a dog is housed in the hull of the jumbo – inaccessible for monitoring. So on the surface, a case of a

Paperwork Is No Excuse, Not Even For A Vet

A Veterinarian who ‘accidentally’ euthanased the wrong animal due to a paperwork mix-up should bear full responsibility: “24-year-old son Jesse brought the pets to the vet one at a time, dropping Lady off first. He filled out some basic paperwork before

Paperwork Is No Excuse, Not Even For A Vet

A Veterinarian who ‘accidentally’ euthanased the wrong animal due to a paperwork mix-up should bear full responsibility: “24-year-old son Jesse brought the pets to the vet one at a time, dropping Lady off first. He filled out some basic paperwork before

This Is Not ‘Kindness’ – This Is Cruelty

This story is quite frightening in its’ cruelty, more so when you consider that the cruelty was done in the name of ‘animal welfare’. An American based charity group has found a sick dog in Singapore. The dog was clearly

This Is Not ‘Kindness’ – This Is Cruelty

This story is quite frightening in its’ cruelty, more so when you consider that the cruelty was done in the name of ‘animal welfare’. An American based charity group has found a sick dog in Singapore. The dog was clearly

Are Central Valley Meat Co. Methods Inhumane? Veterinary View

A video filmed by an animal rights group ‘Compassion Over Killing’ purports to show cruel and inhumane animal handling practices at the Central Valley Meat Company. Warning. The video below has Strong Graphic Content: So does the footage above cruel practice?

Are Central Valley Meat Co. Methods Inhumane? Veterinary View

A video filmed by an animal rights group ‘Compassion Over Killing’ purports to show cruel and inhumane animal handling practices at the Central Valley Meat Company. Warning. The video below has Strong Graphic Content: So does the footage above cruel practice?

How To Educate Our Neighbours About Not Eating Dogs

When you think about backward, uneducated nations South Korea is not on the list. And yet the traditional medicinal diet encourages Koreans to eat dog meat for good health. Now the animal rights groups around the world are trying to

How To Educate Our Neighbours About Not Eating Dogs

When you think about backward, uneducated nations South Korea is not on the list. And yet the traditional medicinal diet encourages Koreans to eat dog meat for good health. Now the animal rights groups around the world are trying to

What A ‘No-Kill’ World Looks Like

‘No country has as many stray dogs as India, and no country suffers as much from them. Free-roaming dogs number in the tens of millions and bite millions of people annually, including vast numbers of children. An estimated 20,000 people die

What A ‘No-Kill’ World Looks Like

‘No country has as many stray dogs as India, and no country suffers as much from them. Free-roaming dogs number in the tens of millions and bite millions of people annually, including vast numbers of children. An estimated 20,000 people die

The Gap Between Public Expectation And Reality Will Breed Animal-Shelter Fraud

A reporter’s investigation into a no-kill dog shelter uncovers horrific fraud: ‘Travis’ footage showed Sally and Lola, two dogs he had filmed earlier who were both healthy and allegedly guaranteed safe because they had been sponsored by the program. Although

The Gap Between Public Expectation And Reality Will Breed Animal-Shelter Fraud

A reporter’s investigation into a no-kill dog shelter uncovers horrific fraud: ‘Travis’ footage showed Sally and Lola, two dogs he had filmed earlier who were both healthy and allegedly guaranteed safe because they had been sponsored by the program. Although

Hilary Swank Believes In “No Kill Policy’. I Believe In Facing Reality

‘I have seen first-hand how a dog changes a path of the soul.’ Pronounced Hilary Swank in Bucharest to the general applause. At the last count, the Google News article count about her ran at 116 articles. That’s publicity for you. Hilary

Hilary Swank Believes In “No Kill Policy’. I Believe In Facing Reality

‘I have seen first-hand how a dog changes a path of the soul.’ Pronounced Hilary Swank in Bucharest to the general applause. At the last count, the Google News article count about her ran at 116 articles. That’s publicity for you. Hilary

HBO’s Lacerating Look At America’s Canine Underbelly

Do television viewers need to see excess dog euthanasia in shelters? Dogs tearing their paws to blood trying to get out of a steel cage? HBO thinks yes. In it’s new documentary ‘One Nation Under A Dog’ the network takes

HBO’s Lacerating Look At America’s Canine Underbelly

Do television viewers need to see excess dog euthanasia in shelters? Dogs tearing their paws to blood trying to get out of a steel cage? HBO thinks yes. In it’s new documentary ‘One Nation Under A Dog’ the network takes