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Euthanizing the Healthy – for Family Convenience

Animal advocates are calling for an end to the euthanization of healthy pets purely for their owners’ convenience, a practice Canadian veterinarians acknowledge is an unfortunate fact of their profession. Is this a canary in the coal mine for human euthanasia?




Source: bioethics.net, a blog maintained by the editorial staff of The American Journal of Bioethics.

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