Article Title

What Now?



People surrendering animals to a shelter typically want to know what’s going to happen to them. When euthanasia is a possibility, the question is bound to be charged with emotion. For shelter staff, the challenge is to answer the question truthfully yet tactfully, while seizing the opportunity to provide some counseling and alternatives that might prevent animals from being relinquished.



To view the content in your browser, please download Adobe Reader or, alternately,
you may Download the file to your hard drive.

NOTE: The latest versions of Adobe Reader do not support viewing PDF files within Firefox on Mac OS and if you are using a modern (Intel) Mac, there is no official plugin for viewing PDF files within the browser window.