Special Considerations in Animal Cruelty Cases

Melinda D. Merck, Richard A Lecouteur

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4 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationVeterinary Forensics: Animal Cruelty Investigations
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Number of pages28
ISBN (Print)9780470961629
StatePublished - Apr 5 2013


  • Animal cruelty cases
  • Deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA)
  • Forensic botany
  • Human suspicious death/injury cases
  • Incident command system (ICS)
  • Large scale cruelty cases
  • Münchausen syndrome by proxy (MSBP)
  • Pain
  • Suffering
  • Trace evidence

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • veterinary(all)

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