Improving the Euthanasia Experience

Euthanasia; It’s a Privilege

vet performing animal euthanasia

A veterinarian describes why it is a privilege to participate in pet euthanasia and how it helps to restore dignity during a difficult time. Author: Dr. Enid Stiles (graduate of the Companion Animal Euthanasia Training Academy) Editor: Dr. Kathleen Cooney I consider my time as a veterinarian a privilege. And the reason why is simple,…

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The Power of Pre-Planning

If you ask me what my super power would be, without hesitation I’ll tell you Time Travel.  The ability to go back in time and alter future events is enticing. Alas no luck with that yet. With regards to euthanasia of companion animals, I like to remind professionals there are no ‘do-overs’. Getting it right…

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What is a Fear Free Euthanasia?

By Kathleen Cooney, DVM, MS, CHPV Founder, Director of Education for the Companion Animal Euthanasia Training Academy The Fear Free movement is alive and well thanks to the Fear Free Pet initiative, led my Dr. Marty Becker. The goal of the Fear Free program, within every veterinary appointment, is to reduce Fear, Anxiety, and Stress,…

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