Reptile Forums UK - An interesting discussion on the ethics of culling or allowing deformed snake hatchlings to live, along with people’s preference on the most humane ways to euthanize.
A Case for Euthanasia
Reptile Forums UK - After a reticulated python with a spinal kink develops cancer in the kinked area and is put to sleep, members discuss instances where snakes would be better off if they were euthanized sooner instead of being allowed to suffer, and the human emotions that sometimes stop people from taking action.
That ties into another recent TRR story on euthanizing/culling techniques.@ Reptile Forums UK