I Am Worried About The Dog Pound Euthanizing My Pet. Are There Any Standards Or Guidelines That Must Be Followed?

Yes. Euthanasia can only be carried out by a licensed veterinarian or a person trained and approved as an animal euthanasia technician by the State of Oklahoma. Euthanasia must be as painless as possible, and the animal should be kept as free from fear and anxiety as possible.

The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.

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