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By Rod Preece,Lorna Chamberlain

ISBN-10: 0889202273

ISBN-13: 9780889202276

ISBN-10: 0889202567

ISBN-13: 9780889202566

because the so much populous province in Canada, Ontario is a microcosm of the animal welfare concerns which beset Western civilization. The authors of this ebook, chairman and vice-chairman, respectively, of the Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, locate themselves always being made conscious of the atrocities dedicated within the Society’s jurisdiction.

they've been, in flip, wondered, exasperated and horrified at humanity’s cruelty to our fellow sentient beings. the problems mentioned during this booklet are the main contentious in animal welfare disputes — animal experimentation, fur-farming and trapping, using animals for human leisure and the stipulations lower than which animals are raised for human intake. they're complicated matters and may be considered rather and heavily.

The authors, status squarely at the part of the animals, recommend “community” and “belonging” as recommendations in which to appreciate our relations to different species. They flooring their principles in Wordsworth’s “primal sympathy” and Jung’s “unconscious identification” with the animal realm. The philosophy constructed during this booklet embraces good judgment and compromise because the ultimate paths to the aim of animal welfare. It calls for admire and attention for different species whereas acknowledging our basic tasks to our fellow people.

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