that they shoot the animal?
That is the quickest and probably most humane to put the animal to death.
However, if this happened, I guarantee you would be the first to "throw stones" because as it would be said repeatedly "officers are not to use their weapons on innocent animals" or "the officers on duty should be fired" and probably a lot more of the good old sayings that get thrown around when someone is unhappy with a cop.
Everybody thinks they know better than the cops...then go be one!!
(and NO, I am not one!!)
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