Resources Include:

  • 2

    Euthanasia Guidelines

    • 2020 AVMA Guidelines for the Euthanasia of Animals

    • HSUS Euthanasia Reference Manual 2013

    • 2016 AAHA/IAAHPC End-of-Life Care Guidelines

    • 2017 IAAHPC Animal Hospice and Palliative Care Guidelines

    • ICAM-Euthanasia Guide; The welfare basis for euthanasia of dogs and cats and policy development

    • AVMA Euthanasia State by State Laws; Who can and cannot perform euthanasia

  • 3

    Euthanasia Team Training Manual

    • About the Team Training Manual

    • Download the Euthanasia Team Training Manual

  • 4

    Sedation / Anesthesia Protocols

    • CAETA Program Oral Sedative Handout

    • Serenity Now

    • Dr. Cooney's 2016 Pre-Euthanasia Sedation and Anesthesia Protocols

  • 5

    Euthanasia Technique

    • CAETA IntraOrgan Illustrations

    • CAETA Euthanasia Technique Laboratory Supplemental Material

    • Technique for Intracardiac Injection (Smith)

  • 6

    Client Communication

    • CAETA Euthanasia Procedure Wording and Descriptions

    • Article - Because One Shoe Doesn't Fit All

  • 7

    Best Practices

    • The 14 Essential Components of Companion Animal Euthanasia

    • Euthanasia and Disposition Consent Form

  • 8

    Course Proceedings and Notes

    • Proceedings General Information

    • Module 1 Proceedings

    • Module 2 Proceedings

    • Module 3 Proceedings

    • Module 4 Proceedings

    • Module 5 Proceedings

    • Module 6 Proceedings

    • Module 10 Proceedings