The Dilemma of Euthanasia

Compassion is not just sympathy but a desire to alleviate suffering.

The Dilemma of Euthanasia
Add to Favorites Reading Time: 5 minutes We make every effort to give our goats a good life … but how do we ensure a good death?  “Since we take responsibility for their lives, we must also take responsibility for their deaths; and sometimes we must be the ones who do it. ” — OOH RAH Dairy Goats, Tennessee.  Most of us would rather not think it, but all life ends in death. When death does not come easily or naturally, and a goat suffers, we can better care for them in their time of greatest need if we are prepared.  Heidi Lablue shares her experience: “I was in a situation where a goat needed to be put down immediately, and I was at a loss. It was traumatic for all of us and I feel with more knowledge, it could have gone better.”  The word euthanasia has Greek roots meaning “easy death”

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