Ethical dilemmas: who can decide when euthanasia is justified?

Laura Crump
Friday, February 1, 2013

The aim of this article is to examine the ethical dilemma of euthanasia, considering the views of the veterinary nurse, the owner and the animal. The article will include criminal and civil consequences and will explain basic ethical theories with the aim of answering the question of who can decide when euthanasia should be carried out.

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