Euthanasia rules announced, hearing scheduled

Albuquerque – Animal euthanasia rules are now available to the public and a date for a public hearing has been set.

The Animal Sheltering Services Board has made the proposed rules on animal shelter euthanasia services available for the public at and invites the public to attend a hearing to discuss the rules on May 6, 2009 at the Gaming Control Board offices, 4900 Alameda Blvd. NE, in Albuquerque at 9 a.m.

Under the propo sed rules, the Board will regulate euthanasia agencies, euthanasia technicians and euthanasia instructors beginning July 1, 2009.