Re: BIOTECH: First Cloned Cat

From: Mike Lorrey (
Date: Mon Feb 18 2002 - 08:29:58 MST

J Corbally wrote:
> >Date: Sat, 16 Feb 2002 13:09:59 +0100
> >From: "Jacques Du Pasquier" <>
> >Subject: Re: BIOTECH: First Cloned Cat
> >I just love the "pet cloning" idea, I see no reason it won't be
> >socially accepted, and I think it can be very educative, too, and open
> >minds about the good uses of life deliberate manipulation.
> >Jacques
> Agreed. People love their pets unconditionally. They'll do just about
> anything for them. I think this'll be beneficial in driving mainstream
> acceptability of the general cloning concept. For serious pet lovers, it
> is a short leap from fido to considering a lost loved one.

Yeah, as I predicted. Its interesting the technology being applied to
pets: people are now having their dead pets freeze dried as a quickie
taxidermy job. Next on the agenda should be selling cryonic preservation
of your pets.

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