Now there is a CD-ROM available to help you teach employees about on-farm livestock euthanasia. Created at the University of California-Davis Veterinary Medicine Teaching and ResearchCenter, the CD is available in English and Spanish.

To purchase the CD, mail a check or money order for $22.50, payable to UC Regents. Address it to the Veterinary Medicine Research and TrainingCenter, Attention Rhonda Roche, 18830 Rd. 112, Tulare, CA93274.

You also may view the CD online. For more information, go to www.vmtrc.ucdavis.edu/dfsl/euth/index.htm.

Euthanasia is a difficult, but important job on the farm.