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euthanize

(yo͞o′thə-nīz′) also

euthanatize

(yo͞o-thăn′ə-tīz′)
tr.v. euthan·ized, euthan·izing, euthan·izes also euthan·atized or euthan·atizing or euthan·atizes
To subject to euthanasia.
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At the time, a spokesman for The Stronach Group told The Associated Press that it was looking into whether new protocols were followed leading up to the gelding being euthanized.
Ed Stewart, president of Performing Animal Welfare Society, says the 46-year-old elephant named Iringa was euthanized Wednesday at the group's sanctuary in San Andreas.
Dog and cat owners can consent to having their euthanized pet's pancreas donated to the network to be used for research on treating canine and feline diabetes.
Philip Leader, town counsel for Shrewsbury, signed a court document saying the appeal was voluntarily dismissed by the appellant and therefore the selectmen's order that the dog be euthanized becomes a final order.
It would be interesting to see how all the heads perform on real tissue (euthanized and skinned first, of course).
So county workers rounded up the honkers and euthanized them.
Atlanta, GA, October 11, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Friends to the Forlorn and Stubby's Heroes have come together to organize a Candlelight Vigil to bring focus to the number of Pit Bulls that are euthanized each year due to overpopulation, abuse, discrimination and lack of education.
Department of Agriculture to trap last month were euthanized.
Shelters are required to have pentobarbital on hand, because state law did not allow elderly, pregnant or sick animals to be euthanized with carbon monoxide.
The PM voiced deep regret for the demise of Professor Botio Tachkov, who died after being mauled by a pack of stray dogs, expressed condolences to the family, but reiterated firmly that aggressive dogs, roaming in packs, must be euthanized.
NETHERLANDS -- Between 2005 and 2010, the number of requests by patients asking to be euthanized by a doctor (known as physician-assisted suicide) increased dramatically.
Some of the cats have been euthanized because they were feral and couldn't be adopted.