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*  Animal euthanasia
Animal chaplains Animal loss Animal slaughter Animal welfare British Pet Massacre Chick culling Dysthanasia (animal) ... Animal euthanasia (euthanasia from Greek: εὐθανασία; "good death") is the act of putting an animal to death or allowing it to ... Some animal rights organizations support animal euthanasia in certain circumstances and practice euthanasia at shelters that ... Small animal euthanasia is typically performed in a veterinary clinic or hospital or in an animal shelter and is usually ...
*  Coup de grâce
Euthanasia Animal euthanasia Misericorde Editors of the American Heritage Dictionaries, eds. The American Heritage Guide to ... is a death blow to end the suffering of a severely wounded person or animal. It may be a mercy killing of civilians or soldiers ...
*  Lethal injection
Pentobarbital, often used for animal euthanasia, was used as part of a three-drug cocktail for the first time on December 16, ... When sodium pentobarbital, a barbiturate used often in single drug animal euthanasia, is administered in an overdose, it causes ... In euthanasia protocols, the typical dose of thiopental is 1.5 grams; the Dutch Euthanasia protocol indicates 1-1.5 grams or 2 ... Wisniewski, Mary (March 10, 2011). "Ohio execution to use animal euthanasia drug , Reuters". reuters.com. Retrieved March 13, ...
*  List of animals culled in zoos
The Oryx were killed at Edinburgh and London zoos in 2000 and 2001." Animal euthanasia McLaughlin, E.C & Wilkinson, P (2014). " ... animal might be attacked or killed, or the culled animals have contracted a disease. Because animals in zoos are killed for ... Culling animals in zoos is the process of segregating animals from a group according to desired or undesired characteristics; ... that between 3,000 and 5,000 healthy animals are put down every year across Europe. 'That's our estimate for all animals ...
*  Fordham Urban Law Journal
L.J. 15:877 (1987). Ty Alper, Anesthetizing the Public Conscience: Lethal Injection and Animal Euthanasia, Fordham Urb. L.J. 35 ...
*  Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
Policies regarding animal euthanasia, handling feral cats, and similar issues vary by organization. All SPCAs around the world ... Vincentian Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Animals portal Animal rights portal Cats portal Dogs portal. ... A Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) is a common name for non-profit animal welfare organizations around ... to Animals Roanoke Valley Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Los ...
*  Belize Zoo
... and animal euthanasia seemed too extreme. When the filming crew left, Matola remained with the 17 animals (an ocelot, a puma, a ... Keeping to its goal of bringing visitors closer to Belize's natural heritage, the zoo only houses native animals. No zoo animal ... As well as this, the Caribbean Wildlife Centre houses over 150 animals in their natural habitat, keeping only native animals of ... to see activity of the crepuscular and nocturnal animals. The animals on the tour include the tapirs, jaguars, margays, ...
*  Gas chamber
... s have also been used for animal euthanasia, using carbon monoxide as the lethal agent. Sometimes a box filled with ... A gas chamber is an apparatus for killing humans or other animals with gas, consisting of a sealed chamber into which a ... In 1940 gas chambers using bottled pure carbon monoxide were established at six euthanasia centres in Germany. In addition to ... anesthetic gas is used to anesthetize small animals for surgery or euthanasia.[citation needed] "Methods of Execution - Death ...
*  Rendering (animal products)
Animal slaughter Animal euthanasia Dead Horse Bay Flensing Vegetable oil Whale oil Ellin, Abby (Sep 3, 2012). "The Seven ... The rejection of animal fats by diet-conscious consumers led to a surplus of edible fats, and the resultant diversion into ... The use of meat and bone meal in animal feed is believed to be the main route for the late-20th century spread of bovine ... The most common animal sources are beef, pork, sheep, and poultry. The rendering process simultaneously dries the material and ...
*  Cats in New Zealand
The animal euthanasia is done on wild and diseased cats and those which were not house trained. There are also a number of Cats ... The Animal Welfare Act 1999 and the Animal Welfare (Companion Cats) Code of Welfare 2007 governs the welfare of cats. For ... The New Zealand Companion Animal Council Inc. 15 July 2011. "DOC's work with pets: Animal pests and threats". Department of ... The Animal Welfare Act deems it to be illegal to abandon an unwanted cat. There are numerous cat welfare and cat breeding ...
*  Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Hong Kong)
The SPCA (HK)'spolicy on animal euthanasia has long been controversial among animal lovers and pet owners. According to the ... Animal Rights Cruelty to animals Humane Society Overpopulation (animals) "China outreach", SPCA(HK), accessed 16 August 2014. " ... The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Hong Kong) (Chinese: 香港愛護動物協會) is a registered charity to promote animal ... "Animal rights activists slam SPCA charity for euthanising 5,000 animals a year", Samuel Chan, South China Morning Post, 25 ...
*  Population control
Animal euthanasia is often used as a final resort to controlling animal populations. In Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana, the ... Animal trapping Conservation biology Culling Human population planning Hunting Malthusianism Overpopulation in wild animals ... "Animal Control facility cleans up". The Advocate. Lenker, George (2002-02-17). "Goal of Spay Day USA to control animal ... parish performed mass euthanasia on the entire animal shelter population, including 54 cats and 118 dogs that were put to death ...
*  Welfare of farmed insects
According to "AVMA Guidelines for the Euthanasia of Animals," freezing is "not considered to be humane" when not preceded by ... A new Dutch Animal Act that went into effect on 1 January 2013 creates a regulatory framework for farm-animal welfare based on ... ISBN 978-0-8138-2566-3. "AVMA Guidelines for the Euthanasia of Animals: 2013 Edition" (PDF). American Veterinary Medical ... Rhys Southan suggests that even most vegans do not care a lot about insects, but that "Insects are to animal rights what Larry ...
*  Laboratory mouse
2013 AVMA Guidelines for the Euthanasia of Animals Ng, TFF; Kondov, NO; Hayashimoto, N; Uchida, R; Cha, Y; et al. (2013). " ... Laboratory rat Animal testing Animal testing on rodents Animal model Animal Identification Mouse models of colorectal and ... "Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare: PHS Policy on Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals". Grants.nih.gov. Retrieved 2010- ... Many laboratory animals, including mice, are chronically stressed which can also negatively affect research outcomes and the ...
*  Carbon dioxide
... induction is commonly used for the euthanasia of laboratory research animals. Methods to administer CO2 include ... "2013 AVMA Guidelines for the Euthanasia of Animals" (PDF). Retrieved 2014-01-14. National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration ... Studies in animals at 0.5% CO2 have demonstrated kidney calcification and bone loss after eight weeks of exposure. A study of ... It is returned to water via the gills of fish and to the air via the lungs of air-breathing land animals, including humans. ...
*  Killing of animals
The killing of animals is animal euthanasia (for pain relief), animal sacrifice (for a deity), animal slaughter (for food), ... Animal ethics Animal law Animal rights Animal welfare Cannibalism Carnism Chick culling Cruelty to animals No-kill shelter ... Animal euthanasia (euthanasia from Greek: εὐθανασία; "good death") is the act of putting an animal to death or allowing it to ... Animal slaughter is the killing of nonhuman animals, and often refers to the slaughter of livestock. Animals may be slaughtered ...
*  Balut (food)
2013). "AVMA Guidelines for the Euthanasia of Animals - 2013 edition" (PDF). AVMA. Retrieved March 24, 2016. "Consolidated ... making the animal or animal-product "maytah". Because balut is an egg containing a partly-developed embryo, Muslims believe ... includes understanding and respecting the law that any animal products should not be eaten if the animal has not been ... is ethically acceptable or not can be found in the legislation relating to the euthanasia and treatment of research animals. ...
*  Controlled Substances Act
... primarily used today for physician assisted suicide and euthanasia of animals. Pethidine (USAN: Meperidine; Demerol) ...
*  Pentobarbital
It is used for euthanasia for humans as well as animals. It is also used by itself, or in combination with complementary agents ... in commercial animal euthanasia injectable solutions. In the Netherlands, the standard protocol for physician-assisted suicide ...
*  David S. Oderberg
Oderberg applies his classical viewpoint to some controversial ethical issues: abortion, euthanasia, animal rights, capital ... Oderberg's position on animal rights is similar to that of Aquinas - rejecting in principle the idea that humans have duties to ... Voluntary euthanasia is no more justifiable than involuntary, since a person has no absolute right to do whatever they want ... Voluntary Euthanasia and Justice', in D.S. Oderberg and J.A. Laing (eds.) Human Lives: Critical Essays on Consequentialist ...
*  Captive bolt pistol
The free bolt stunner is used for the emergency, in-the-field euthanasia of large farm-animals that cannot be restrained. It ... CS1 maint: Date format (link) AVMA Guidelines for the Euthanasia of Animals: 2013 Edition. ... the device fires a small projectile through the animal's skull. The veterinarian can then either leave the animal to die from ... The velocity of the bolt is usually 55 metres per second (180 ft/s) in the case of small animals and 75 metres per second (250 ...
*  Dysthanasia (animal)
Animal loss Animal welfare Palliative care Animal euthanasia Sandøe P & Christiansen SB (2008) "The Changing Face of Animal ... Decision upon animal euthanasia often takes into account the relief of pain and suffering. Animal dysthanasia occurs because ... Animal dysthanasia is particularly relevant in the context of small animal practice. For centuries, domestic animals in Western ... The keeper (guardian; owner) may wish to extend the animal's life because he rejects euthanasia as an acceptable solution. On ...
*  Battery cage
AVMA Guidelines for the Euthanasia of Animals Archived July 12, 2012, at the Wayback Machine. Executive Board meets pressing ... Animal rights groups have used videos of live chicks being placed into macerators as evidence of cruelty in the egg production ... Animal Welfare, 8: 193-203 Green, L.E., Lewis, K., Kimpton, A. and Nicol, C.J., (2000). Cross-sectional study of the prevalence ... Animal welfare scientists have been critical of battery cages because of these space restrictions and it is widely considered ...
*  Close to Home (1989 TV series)
... ranging from animal euthanasia to teenage pregnancy. The central character of James Shepherd merely reacts to the situations he ... Also a vet, he regularly looks after the animals at Vicky's city farm and is frequently caught in the middle of the arguments ... In the surgery, James' clients comprised comic caricature pet owners who often looked and acted like the animals they ... but still with animals passing through frame. "BBC Comedy Guide - Close to Home". BBC. Archived from the original on 5 April ...
*  Mary Chen
Chen supports a ban on the use of steel traps and backs government attempts to cut down on animal euthanasia. "Chen Man-li". ... Lin, Chia-nan (16 May 2017). "Animal rights group urges amendment to prohibit steel snares". Taipei Times. Retrieved 5 June ... Hsiao, Alison (2 April 2016). "Groups cautious over animal law". Taipei Times. Retrieved 5 June 2017. ...
*  UK Life League
Life League's tactics have been described by the police as "akin to those of animal rights extremists" and the group's ... "Disabled Cambridge University Student Responds to Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecology on Baby Euthanasia". UK Life ... "baby euthanasia". "Introducing The LifeLeague". UK Life League. "Far right extremist group Britain First threatens to arrest ...