Well the quickest and most humane way to kill any animal is massive brain trauma.
A lot easier said than done unfortunately as it requires the animal to be still while
you confidently and quickly cave its head in with a blunt instrument.
Reptiles are different to mammals and birds in their structure and do not die when decapitated.
If you find a road victim, it is best to take it to a vet or animal carer for assessment.
As wildlife rescue volunteers, a lot of us are trained how to euthanize with a rifle,
and the rifle is actually part of our kit as unfortunately, wildlife rescue, more often than not, means euthanizing the