electric shock

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  • noun

Synonyms for electric shock

the use of electricity to administer punishment or torture

trauma caused by the passage of electric current through the body (as from contact with high voltage lines or being struck by lightning)

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Whether used for full-length fur coats or a little bit of fur trim on cuffs or collars, anal and genital electrocution of foxes, mink, and chinchillas is extremely cruel and gruesome and needs to be banned.
New Yorkers should set a humane standard for the United States by banning the cruel anal and genital electrocution of animals for their fur, which is sold in so many New York department stores and boutiques.
Anal and genital electrocution is not an approved euthanasia method according to the guidelines of the American Veterinary Medical Association.
fur industry, even industry trade groups say they do not sanction anal and genital electrocution.
Mink on factory farms are killed by gruesome methods such as neck breaking, gassing, and anal and genital electrocution," said Michael Markarian, President of The Fund for Animals.