Animal euthanasia is part of the job for most veterinarians. This vet often does euthanizing in the comfort of the animal’s home. In this short story, he talks about children’s reactions he’s witnessed over the years.
In this segment, a woman describes observing her dog, Champ, grow old. At the time of this interview, she was living with multiple system atrophy, a rare neurological disease that affected her speech. She also spoke with a French accent. A transcript is included here to help listeners understand her words.