Horse euthanized after first Hendra virus case in five years reported in Queensland | Queensland

Queensland has recorded its first case of Hendra virus since 2017 after a horse tested positive in Mackay. Biosecurity Queensland said the result was confirmed on Friday and the horse was euthanized after its condition deteriorated rapidly. It isolated the property as staff worked to identify the source of the virus and ensure humans had … Read more

Family Brings Dog To Be Euthanized Because They “Don’t Want To Care For Her Anymore”

Old Dogs Home is a large, rural home with 11 acres on which resides 35-year-old Melissa in Conyers, Georgia. When she started a rescue called Old Dog Home to help her fulfill her dream of rescuing old dogs in need of some TLC, she could never have imagined how much the organization would grow. “For … Read more

Owner Brings Puppy To Be Euthanized For “Not Playing”, Rescuers Were Able To Intervene Quickly

Simba was discarded in Cape Town, South Africa, because he wasn’t like all the other “normal” dogs. For a long time, Simba had been sick and sad, according to zenoonee. Simba wouldn’t be very energetic or joyful; this was why his former owners chose to abandon him. He was discovered by a rescue team and … Read more

Rescuers Swoop In To Save Shelter Dog As He’s Being Euthanized

A big-eared pooch named Tiny reached the conclusion of his harrowing rescue story just one week after he narrowly avoided euthanasia at a Philadelphia shelter. A couple read his incredible story and were reminded of their previous dog who was also rescued just before being put to sleep. They fell in love with Tiny’s goofy … Read more

Rabid red fox that bit nine on Capitol Hill caught and euthanized | US news

Health officials in Washington DC have euthanized a red fox that was responsible for biting at least nine people on Capitol Hill, including a congressman, and which tested positive for rabies. The female fox was captured on Tuesday and by Wednesday, officials from the DC health department confirmed that she had been “humanely euthanized” so … Read more