RE: Question about PETA....

Date: Sun Feb 18 2001 - 00:21:59 MST

Harvey writes:
> I would think that most PETA members would also
> be against pet ownership. The concept of owning an animal seems to
> conflict with the concept of animal rights or returning animals to
> their natural state. I am not aware of any animal-rights activists
> who would support pet ownership. The two concepts appear to be
> incompatible to me.

I think a number of animal lovers are pet owners who support PETA.

Actually here in California they are not called pets and owners anymore.
Pets are companions and owners are guardians. Some cities are re-writing
their legal codes to use the new approved terminology. "Pet" is becoming
politically incorrect.


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