Posts tagged "gas chambers"

WGN Radio Petcast: A Special Salute to Hero Dogs

WGN Radio Petcast: A Special Salute to Hero Dogs
Listen HERE (may take a moment to load) to this special Petcast is devoted to the heroes among us with four legs, celebrated on the upcoming Hero Dog Awards. The event airs on the Hallmark Channel, following a gala Hollywood event, on November 8 (7 p.m. CDT). President and CEO of the American Humane Association,... Read more »

Shelter Animals Deserve A Peaceful Death, Support of Daniel's Law in Pennsylvania

Shelter Animals Deserve A Peaceful Death, Support of Daniel's Law in Pennsylvania
Animals dying in gas chambers – it doesn’t conjure a pleasant image but it happens at shelters every day, When the inevitable time occurs, owned pets are euthanized by injection. Animal euthanasia comes from the Greek, literally meaning a good death without fear, stress or pain. “Death by gas (really carbon monoxide is used) is... Read more »

Euthanasia By Injection Is Preferred, Here's Why

Shelters for the most part euthanize animals the same way pet owners do, a painless and fast procedure, called euthanasia by injection. However, not all shelters do. Here’s a piece I wrote about euthanasia by injection, and why it’s preferred. Read the piece. And, if you can stomach it (and some of you won’t be... Read more »
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Some Animal Shelters Are Stuck in Time

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