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Put An End to Heartsticking Shelters Please Take Action !!!
Animals  (tags: dogs, cats, animalcruelty, animalrights, suffering, sadness, heart sticks, death )

- 2937 days ago -
This petition written by Patricia Cecerone is calling for 5,000 sigs to make shelters stop euthanizing cats and dogs with a heartstick. Also, she wants to put it on FB. I'm signer #2,846 that's over half way there!! Please sign, thank you.
Officers Killed Animals With 'Heart Sticks'
Animals  (tags: animals, animal control officers, heart sticks, killed, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, pets )

- 3250 days ago -
Two Cherokee County animal control officers pleaded guilty Monday to ill treatment of animals. Dnnie Crow, 52, and Michael Pearson, 30, admitted that they used the "heart stick" method to kill animals, directly injecting dogs with drugs without sedating
STOP "HEART STICK" Euthanasia in St. Clair County Michigan - PETITION
Animals  (tags: homeless animals, heart sticks, animal suffering, inhumane, cruelty )

- 3571 days ago -
*Intracardial injections, commonly referred to as "heart sticks," are considered inhumane and cruel when performed on animals that aren't anesthetized or comatose. Using the "heart stick" method is painful because the needle containing sodium pentobarbit
Manual Will Address Euthanasia of Strays in Cherokee County
Animals  (tags: strays, euthanasia, heart sticks, cruelty, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, pets, protection, cats, dogs )

- 3580 days ago -
Two former animal shelter volunteers told council at its last meeting that officers, who are state-certified euthanasia technicians, had been using intracardial injections to euthanize fully conscious animals, a violation of state law.

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