SECTION .0400 - EUTHANASIA STANDARDS
02 NCAC 52J .0401 ADOPTION BY REFERENCE
A person required to obtain a certificate of registration
pursuant to G.S. 19A, Article 3 may use any method of euthanasia approved by
the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), the Humane Society of the
United States (HSUS), or the American Humane Association (AHA) which are hereby
incorporated by reference, including subsequent amendments and editions.
Copies of these documents may be obtained as follows:
(1) AVMA Guidelines on Euthanasia may be
accessed at no cost on their website at www.avma.org.
(2) The HSUS Euthanasia Training Manual can be
purchased through their website at www.hsus.org at a cost
of nineteen dollars and ninety-five cents ($19.95).
(3) The AHA publication, Euthanasia by
Injection, can be purchased through their website at www.americanhumane.org at
a cost of ten dollars ($10.00).
History Note: Authority G.S. 19A-24;
Eff. March 23, 2009.