Peta Kills animals? - Page 3 - VeggieBoards
Forum Jump: 
 39Likes
Reply
 
Thread Tools
#61 Old 02-05-2015, 07:50 AM
Veggie Regular
 
rasitha.wijesekera's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2015
Posts: 551
Quote:
Originally Posted by Go Vegan View Post
They do seem to care about certain aspects of certain animal's rights...



Kona has provided sound evidence of their unacceptable treatment of pit bulls though

True. I actually shot them an email. Let's see if they respond.
rasitha.wijesekera is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
#62 Old 02-05-2015, 04:19 PM
Vegan as f**k
 
Go Vegan's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2014
Location: Worthing, England
Posts: 2,228
Quote:
Originally Posted by rasitha.wijesekera View Post
True. I actually shot them an email. Let's see if they respond.
Good plan, let us know what they say!

Why is the suffering and killing of animals wrong? Because the value of a sentient organism's life is priceless. They are their own beings and have their own lives and loves. They have higher emotions and thought processes. Their minds are different from ours in degree, not kind - meaning that fundamentally there are critical similarities.
Go Vegan is offline  
#63 Old 02-05-2015, 04:23 PM
Lovable misanthrope
 
MozIsMyShepherd's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2015
Location: London
Posts: 1,398
They are certainly very good at promoting veganism and dramatically reducing demand for factory farming
LedBoots and Go Vegan like this.

it takes guts to be gentle and kind
MozIsMyShepherd is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
#64 Old 02-05-2015, 05:26 PM
Not such a Beginner ;)
 
LedBoots's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 8,396
Quote:
Originally Posted by Kona View Post
What kind of bizarre point are you trying to make? Are you actually saying that PETA isn't that bad compared to McDonalds and KFC? Great, so businesses whose job it is to kill animals for human consumption kill millions of animals, but an organization that claims to promote the ethical treatment of animals only kills tens of thousands of animals, so relatively speaking they are doing a great job?
I must have been unclear in my post. Peta focuses much of its resources into helping people learn to go vegetarian and vegan. This saves many, many more animals than if they just wanted to save pit bulls, or cats, or all companion animals.

If you read the stats I posted, you may understand why I would not demonize Peta. I disagree with them vehemently if they are trying to wipe out pit bulls, but I'm really happy about all the vegetarians and vegans they have helped along the way.

I'd rather demonize KFC and McDonalds and all the people that eat meat, not those that are trying to stop.it, no matter how bizarre their methods.
LedBoots is offline  
Reply

Tags
animals , peta , shelter

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the VeggieBoards forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in


Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off