Florida veterinarian said senior cat was ‘suffering’ and euthanizes her on the day of intake at SPCA
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cat euthanized

A Lakeland senior cat was euthanized the same day it was turned in to SPCA Florida because the veterinarian said the cat was suffering. This tragic story is yet another reason to have your cat microchipped. Jazmyn had been part … please continue reading

My cat died in my bedroom while I was still asleep and I feel guilty because I might have heard her die
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Cat lies next to man

I wonder how many cat owners have been through the experience described in the title. It must be very rare. And the person shouldn’t feel guilty. If anything he or she should feel blessed that their cat came to their … please continue reading

The thoughts of a shelter worker on euthanasia and coping emotionally
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Shannon

These are the thoughts of Shannon Phillips. She is an animal shelter worker. Her job title is “Cattery Coordinator”. She has responsibilities and she is authorised and certified to euthanize animals. Making animal euthanasia more meaningful Euthanizing shelter animals is … please continue reading

Euthanizing shelter animals to make space and covering it up by saying they are unhealthy
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Although it applies generally, this particular story concerns the Hillsborough County Pet Resource Center which I have mentioned before in articles about the mismanagement of the seizing of cats from a shelter in Plant City, Tampa, Florida. In those articles … please continue reading