I Am Against Euthanasia As a Form of Animal Control

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 116 People

    It's So Disturbing

    the thought of animals being euthanized in shelters is so upsetting to me. to think that many of them got there in the first place because their owners didn't take care of them...there's just no excuse for it. it's not like they wandered into the shelters simply because they...
    runnagirrl runnagirrl
    22-25, F
    1 Response Feb 10, 2009

    They Were Here First!

    i was watching a programme that was about animal control agents and they were in florida and had to put an allegator down because it was too close to houses! I just dont think its right because they were here first! what if they had our intellegance then it wud be the other way...
    deleted deleted
    May 2, 2008

    Unwanted Pets

    A few weeks ago I was looking on the local animal controls web site to see if I could find a dog to adopt. I looked at the site every day for about a week and during that time I noticed the pics of the dogs would be posted for about 2 days max. Then you would see another dogs...
    leasafb leasafb
    51-55, F
    2 Responses Apr 29, 2008

    My Page To Stop The Madness.

    I completely agree that this repulsive act of killing animals just to make room for more is just horrible. That's why I have made a Facebook page to stop the madness. Please join my page and help spread the word!It is called: Stop Euthanizing happy, healthy, loving pets! You can...
    StopTheMadness01 StopTheMadness01
    May 15, 2011

    Spaying & Neutering

    Spaying or neutering pets would be far more effective.  If only people would do it.  There are tons of shelters (in this area anyway) that offer "Spay Day" events, when it costs a pet owner nothing.  How can we get the word out about them so...
    debmichelle debmichelle
    May 25, 2008

    Its Not Right To Kill Healthy Animals

    I see it as against gods will... its different when an animal is terminally ill and suffering and there is no hope for recovery... its kinder to have them put down. but I had to have a cat of mine put down and it was a terrible feeling. its something I don't want to have to do...
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 23, 2012

    "Buddy" Came From the Pound

    Choosing a pet from an animal shelter is definitely tough! When I walked into the county shelter, I wanted to take them all. When I went to the cage with 2 male kittens, Buddy jumped up and pawed at the latch just as if he were saying "Pick me! I'll be good!" He's 3...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Apr 30, 2008
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