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Old 12-12-03, 12:17 PM   #11 (permalink)
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In the US, the American Veterinary Medical Association does not recommend freezing as euthanasia and many states take their guidelines as having the force of law. Vets can have points issued against their license to practice if caught freezing live reptiles as a form of euthanasia, or cooling them as pain control. Here are the recommendations for my state, Pennsylvania, as developed by Penn State:

http://www.research.psu.edu/arp/euthanasia.shtml
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