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Shelter Urges Animal Lovers To Contact Mich. Lawmaker About Banning Gas Chambers

A local animal shelter is urging the community to contact a state representative about banning gas chambers for euthanizing dogs and cats in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/07/2014

Bill Would End Gas Chambers For Animals In Mich.

The state Legislature could consider whether to eliminate gas chambers as a means of euthanization in state animal shelters.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/17/2013

Dogs That Attacked Girl In Monroe County Are Euthanized

Officials say four dogs that attacked a teenage girl outside a Monroe County home in April have been euthanized.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/21/2012

Mark Pugsley owns the Ace Hardware where the dog was found. (WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas)

Detroit Euthanizes Pit Bull ‘Ace’ Despite Court Ruling

Local animal activists are talking about suing the city of Detroit after a stray Pitt Bull named Ace was euthanized — despite a stay from the courts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/11/2011

German shephard dog laying

Humane Society Facing Questions Over Euthanasia Rate

The number of animals that are euthanized is causing a shake-up at the Michigan Humane Society – four board members have resigned


Mich. Dog Survives Botched Euthanasia Attempt

A Redford man whose Rottweiler was given a new leash on life after surviving a botched euthanasia said he has neither the heart nor the money to try the procedure again.