By Meredith MacLeod, CTV News, June 2, 2017 

Canada has the worst record in the western world when it comes to protecting animals, says a leading animal rights lawyer who wants to see euthanizing pets for convenience outlawed.

“This will come as a shock to a lot of viewers, but unfortunately, we do have some of the worst animal protection laws in the western world,” Camille Labchuk, executive director of Animal Justice in Toronto told CTV’s Your Morning Friday.

There are no laws against pet owners euthanizing healthy pets merely for convenience, such as moving, not having time or space, changing family dynamics, or minor behaviour or medical issues they don’t want to deal with.

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