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Killing and caring: a historical perspective in veterinary medicine

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)6-27
Number of pages21
JournalVeterinary History
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 30 Aug 2019


The paper takes a historical approach to veterinary killing and explores the relationship between caring and killing in different locations (slaughterhouse, clinic). The technologies and methods of animal killing are related to emerging notions of welfare and a ‘good death

    Research areas

  • veterinary history, euthanasia

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