TITLE

Guidance on decisions on euthanasia and choice of treatment

PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;9/5/2009, Vol. 165 Issue 10, p275
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides an overview on the guidelines published by the British Veterinary Association (BVA) on the role of veterinarians in animal care and on decision-making on euthanasia in Great Britain. The guide on the role of veterinarian in treatment considers the issues on animal needs and the euthanasia guideline cites information on its legal aspect and different types of euthanasia. The guidance is intended to be practical resources for veterinarians to help them in their practice.
ACCESSION #
44222803

 

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