The pack of dogs had mauled and hospitalized a woman a week earlier who was taking a walk in the area.
"This is cruelty. There is no justification. Where can I sign a petition or what can be done to prevent this from happening again?" asked one commenter.
"You're a f*****g idiot," one commenter wrote.
Victor Escobar will be the first Colombian suffering from incurable pain to die from euthanasia while not terminally ill.
An assisted suicide machine's portability gives users the option of choosing where they spend their final moments.
The Phoenix Fire Department took two days to rescue the tiny and defenseless animal from a deep city sewer.
The three-month-old calf had "was no hope of recovery," said zoo officials in a statement.
The pope's comments come weeks after campaigners in Italy launched a petition to reverse a law banning assisted suicide, making the country the latest in Europe to move toward legalizing the act.
The vet confirmed that the cat had "demolished" a bowl of food after the fur was removed and was now flourishing in her new home.
A friend of the duo said she believes the victim "begged" to be killed: "I don't believe there was any malice."
Whenever PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) enters the public spotlight, criticizers of the organization speak out.
After two years of debate, New Zealand's parliament passed a legal euthanasia bill which the public will vote on during general elections in 2020.
The vet denies he killed the animal.
Australian botanist and ecologist David Goodall's procedure took place today.
The crowdfunder for David Goodall's final journey exceeded its target, raising more than 20,000 Australian dollars ($15,000).
The death pod is the vision of euthanasia activist Dr. Philip Nitschke and Dutch engineer Alexander Bannink.
Marieke Vervoort has a degenerative spinal condition.
Membership figures for right-to-die organisations in Switzerland have reached the tens of thousands.
A new study reveals how many Dutch physicians would consider helping people die to end their nonphysical suffering, such as psychiatric diseases, dementia or being "tired of living."
"This is playing with life," Francis said. "Beware, because this is a sin against the creator."
Five states have legalized physician-assisted suicide. Is it time for more?
Belgian lawmakers are set to let children decide whether they should die for their own good.