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Animals have a voice

Aquí hay gato encerrado... (Centro Veterinario...

Aquí hay gato encerrado… (Centro Veterinario Animal) (Photo credit: Joz3.69)

Irrespective of one’s politics or religious preference, caring for the world’s animals is a unique human responsibility, according to Matthew Scully, an author, journalist and former speechwriter for George W Bush, in his 2002 book book, Dominion: The Power of Man, the Suffering of Animals, and the Call to Mercy.

US congress representative, Raúl Grijalva, has revisited this claim, writing on the blog of The Hill, a congressional newspaper.

“We are called to treat them with kindness, not because they have rights or power or some claim to equality, but in a sense because they don’t; because they all stand unequal and powerless before us,” he writes.

Read more of our blog on https://www.ethicalpetsonline.com/content/animals-don%E2%80%99t-have-voice-0

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