Re: violence...

Eugene Leitl (
Wed, 29 Sep 1999 21:49:35 -0700 (PDT)

J. R. Molloy writes:

> Thank you for indicating how Western civilization treats baby boys no better
> than it treats show puppies.
> If anyone in the US tried to perform similar surgeries on baby girls, Janet
> Reno would call out the BATF quicker than you can say Waco.

This treatment is absolutely untypical. Thanks to the animal rights activist movement and USDA the animals usually enjoy much better protection (in civilized countries) animal research facilities than human patients ever hope to experience.

Any resident vets in here?