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I Believe In Animal Rights

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    I´m Going Vegan!!!!!

    AND i´m so excited!!  it´s been along time coming too.  and i recommend everyone try it, at least once!!  a bit ago i watched a video from a raw-vegan athlete who gave advice on diet transitioning in general.  the most poingant part was his...
    meeeese meeeese 31-35 4 Responses Mar 12, 2009

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    My Two Cents On Animal Rights...

    Before I begin, let me just give you the traditional Ryuuvian disclaimer (yeah, I do sometimes have trouble with attacks...).  The opinions in this post are my own.  If you don't agree with me that's fine.  You're entitled to your own opinions.  I'm not trying...
    Ryuuzaki Ryuuzaki 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 26, 2009

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    Funkadelic Funkadelic 36-40, M 1 Response Nov 20, 2012

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    Take Responsibility - Even If They Don't Belong to You

    I have just had an interesting experience with a stray cat. He wandered into a business where I do a lot of work and adopted the place. He's a friendly guy and loves all the people who come and go. But for years his eyes have been terrible and even though the office manager feeds...
    WyldHoney WyldHoney 31-35, F 3 Responses Jun 25, 2009

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    Animal Welfare

    A friend of mine recently sent me a petition to sign about a US state allowing dog breeders to increase the amount of animals they are allowed to breed from 25 to 100. ( I assume per season??) The problem they foresee with this is people turning their attention away from...
    wolvescry2 wolvescry2 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 15, 2012

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    My Cats

    My cats will come up to me and look me right in the eye and start talking to me about something. Don't know cat talk, so I don't know what they are trying to say. But I talk back to them and the "conversation" just keeps going. This is proof to me (maybe not to others, but to...
    katnipkitkat katnipkitkat 41-45, F Oct 22, 2012

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    I've Always Been Able To See In Them What Is In Human Eyes.

    Most call it a soul or spirit they live too.
    draganaeros draganaeros 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 3, 2013

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    Why Do We Think We're Better?

    So why do humans think we are a superior species? because we communicate verbally (while animals do so non-verbally) or because of our intelligence (that gives us machine guns and nuclear weapons)? or because we hunt for sport (pretty self explanitory)? Someone help me understand...
    qff35 qff35 41-45, M 8 Responses Jun 8, 2008

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    Animals Are My Passion.

    I realize that what I'm about to say will probably tick some folks off but I'm gonna say it anyway.  I believe Michael Vick got off way too easily for the viciousness he perpetrated on those poor dogs that were unfortunate enough to be in his (so called) care...
    3cats1dogrust 3cats1dogrust 31-35 2 Responses Jun 19, 2008

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    Yes, I Do

     Animals should have rights... what makes humans so much better? Seriously? Look what we've done to the world. I really hate killing animals for sport. I mean, eat the poor thing if you're going to kill it. And never take your anger out on an animal. (ESPECIALLY MINE!) ...
    kleisse kleisse 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 8, 2008

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    As much as possible ...

    I have just returned from a visit to my folks. They are all vegetarian and vegan. I have struggled with this for years and have been vegetarian off and on.  At present I don't eat any red meat only fish and free-range poutry. I have travelled a lot and don't have a...
    Orangetas Orangetas 51-55, F 13 Responses Aug 30, 2009

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    Nothing I Hate More

    Than people who can hurt an animal. Animals are pretty much my life. I get scarred by the littlest things like i remember about 4 years ago when i seen a truck run over a rabbit it was sooo sad and i still think about it. or like on ace ventura when nature calls at the beginning...
    lostwithin25 lostwithin25 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 2, 2009

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    I Love Animals

    I love all kinds of animals, since I was a kid, thanks to my Mom. She taught me to respect them, my favorite being cats, and am saddened and outraged when I read in the paper how some jerk abused a poor, defenseless animal.The punishment should be the same as what they did to the...
    Jeanieb Jeanieb 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 18, 2008

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    Definitely

    They cannot speak up and tell others they are being abused...I think people who abuse them are the scum of the earth.I think they should be given a more harsh punishment.Animals have feelings too,I remember I volunteered at a pet store and I could tell which animals were...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Sep 20, 2012

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    My Campaign

    I have been wanting to do something with/for animals all my life...after watching several different documentaries I have finally found my "niche" - I want to get involved in the farming industry educating people about what really happens to their food before it enters their...
    jelosummers jelosummers 22-25 3 Responses Dec 1, 2012

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    Voice

    I know that someone needs to speak up on behalf of the animals that aren't able to speak for themselves...at least, not in the language that rules this country.  There are too many things going on against animals that someone needs to take action.  I want to be (and am...
    debmichelle debmichelle 36-40 1 Response May 24, 2008

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    People Is Unsane.........

    i hate people  who think animals r just "things", that animals don'[t have rights, that they can do anything with them, i believe that animals have rights and that people needs to follow them
    gene66 gene66 18-21, F Nov 19, 2008

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    Family

    I've found that sometimes the greatest friend and family member can be a pet! Dogs, cats, gerbils, whatever! They can offer you more love and loyalty than most humans can or are willing to give. They deserves to be loved and treated with as many rights are people have. Animals...
    mimsy2 mimsy2 26-30, F 5 Responses Sep 9, 2008

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    We Should All help Stop Animal Abuse And Promote The Love Of Them.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vw4KVoEVcr0&feature=player_embedded this is what we should be seeing,,,"love",,,for animals...not abuse! 
    thewingedone thewingedone 46-50, F 4 Responses May 29, 2011

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    Puppy Murderer ( Asesino Knino )

    This guy posted a video on his blog of him torturing innocent puppies. He is the most disgusting being that has ever walked this earth. I have the video on my blog and I am an animal activist. Please read my blog, watch the video and if you can't watch it then please still sign...
    angieforanimals angieforanimals 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 13, 2011

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    Animals Have Rights and It's Up to Us to Protect Them!

    Animals can't stand up for themselves so we have to do it for them!
    missadventurer missadventurer 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 9, 2008

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    Puppy Murderer ( Asesino Knino )

    This guy posted a video on his blog of him torturing innocent puppies. He is the most disgusting being that has ever walked this earth. I have the video on my blog and I am an animal activist. Please read my blog, watch the video and if you can't watch it then please still sign...
    angieforanimals angieforanimals 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 13, 2011

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    Hot Dogs

    Nope I'm not talking about those nitrate filled weiners. I'm talkting about letting dogs in a car while someone is shopping, getting their hair done, etc.     Last week, I pulled into the parking lot at the gym. It was probably about 80 degrees out. But it was sunny...
    DietIcedTea DietIcedTea 36-40, F Jun 25, 2009

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    Animal rights! Love all animals <3 They make

    this world a better place ;) This picture is an example of what happens when we don't speak up for them!
    taylor7922 taylor7922 18-21, F May 12

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    When I Got My Cat

    I believe in animal right as the rest of you do . as a matter  of fact i got my cat at the humane society andas a matter of fact when I got my cat from the humane society 5years ago. they told me she was a stray and they found her behind a town complex in a another town from...
    joesdaughter joesdaughter 56-60, F Sep 23, 2009

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    They Have a Voice!

    Animals of all kinds should be given rights. Why should we walk up and kill an Innocent animal for no reason other then sport? I mean I've thought about it and how can it be gratifying to kill a defenseless animal? Who knows it makes no sense to me at all! Animals are should be...
    ForeversNever ForeversNever 22-25, M 1 Response Sep 8, 2008

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    Animal Lovers Should Watch This One...

     http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HvMNC3nqtVI
    toytlv toytlv 26-30, M Apr 21, 2011

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    We do not own this planet. Our arrogance has resulted in the deaths and extinctions of so many fellow beings, non human beings. This planet is here for them too! We know so little about who is responsible for the creation. If it is a god who has been sitting in the sidelines...
    aoutdouze aoutdouze 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 24, 2013

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    What Keeps You Going?

    This subject has probably been discussed, but I think it's something that's very important to remember. Believing in animal rights, to whatever degree that you do, there will always be harsh criticism. You can't convince everyone, nor is everyone willing to listen. And sometimes...
    MsRabbit MsRabbit 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 16, 2010

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    Animal's Have Rights Too

    In our religion class one day we had to write out all these things about social justice and such and I wrote down how it was injustice to squash a spider in your home. (I have a fascination with creepy things) Then we got into this whole debate on animal rights. The spider was...
    B33z B33z 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 19, 2012

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    I don't think my advocation of animal rights

    goes too far, seeing as many animals simply lack high cognitive function. But on a fundamental level, all animals have the right to life.
    SamJanowiak SamJanowiak 13-15, M 1 Response Jul 3

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    Animals Are People Too!

    I... Believe in some of the ideals of PETA... But not all. I don't support the way they go about 'making their point' or trying to force people into thinking the same way they do... I do, however, believe that we constantly mistreat the animals that are closest to us. Our pets...
    Elwing Elwing 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 11, 2008

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    Equal Legal and Justice Rights For Animals With Unconditional Love

    Animals such as dogs and cats should have equal rights and I mean mainly in justice and legal rights. Those who murder or torture them should get death penalty in a slow and painful way identical to the way they committed the injustice. They have feelings and emotions too and yet...
    SpiritOfVengeance SpiritOfVengeance 16-17, M 2 Responses Jun 23, 2013

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    Related Experiences

    I really love animals a lot! You can't get more love of an animal than anything else!
    Vietta Vietta 16-17, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    With the blessings of my Lord, I am not at all flawed in my creation, not at insufficient to have someone rule over me (Who is also considered flawed in his creation), or to have...
    sunshines333 sunshines333 18-21, F Jul 27

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    UGH i hate that the only con i can seem to find of neutering your cat is weight gain wtf and they list disease prevention as a pro? I HATE HUMANS AND ILL REPEAT IT EVERY DAY my...
    JasperBeauclair JasperBeauclair 18-21, M 2 Responses Aug 6

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    The phrasing illustrates the problem. Why should there be a differentiation between men's rights and women's rights. Why don't we think of just human rights? Don't confuse human...
    HStoner HStoner 51-55, M 1 Response Aug 10

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    PLEASE PLEASE READ THIS TOO!!!Because of the number of people who have read and responded to my previous post, I've decided to add an addendum to my initial story. I am quoting...
    medicalimpossibility medicalimpossibility 36-40 Aug 1

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    Islam provides many human rights for the individual. The following are some of these human rights that Islam protects. The life and property of all citizens in an Islamic state...
    nuruldeen nuruldeen 36-40, M Aug 1

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    They are living creatures like us.Why give less or no rights to them.They also wanna be happy like you and me,and if you do not like them...at least do not harm them.If you do not...
    4biandu 4biandu 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 20

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    Don't believe in you, believe in the you that believes in me.
    imposed imposed 26-30, M 3 hrs ago

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    The wager The philosophy uses the following logic (excerpts from Pensées, part III, §233): 1. "God is, or He is not" 2. A Game is being played... where heads or...
    DigitalStar DigitalStar 22-25, M 4 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    I have come to notice that people have come to put their trust in man's opinions on things like abortions and homosexuality, rather than going to the Bible. I keep telling people...
    ShimmerSquirrels13 ShimmerSquirrels13 22-25, F 11 Responses Aug 7

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    I support it 100%. Just like I also support your religion, it's such a controversial topic. So please don't shove your religion down my throat, I respect your religion and views...
    lportra24 lportra24 13-15, F Aug 8

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    I support it 100%. Just like I also support your religion, it's such a controversial topic. So please don't shove your religion down my throat, I respect your religion and views...
    lportra24 lportra24 13-15, F 3 Responses Aug 8

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    Yeah I'm saying it. I am a woman and I'm all for girl power and all that jazz but how is it fair that women can scream and shout for "women's rights to choose" so she can pick...
    shoxic shoxic 22-25, F 1 Response a week ago

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    La Paz (AFP) - Bolivia on Wednesday renounced a visa exemption agreement with Israel in protest over its offensive in Gaza, and declared it a terrorist state. President Evo...
    MissGaga MissGaga 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 1

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    Leviticus 18:22 is the reason I don't support.... But I will be friends with a gay person.... I don't judge them I just listen to what the bible tells me.... I honestly have no...
    Zalbaar Zalbaar 13-15, M 4 Responses Aug 3

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    All my animals have come from abusive homes or neglect where I've taken them from. I psychological and physically rehabilitate them before getting them adopted out. I get to see...
    mcatH2O mcatH2O 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 1

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    Yes, I'm definitely against it, especially when it comes to **********. I mean, humans having sex with animals? How sick, pathetic, degrading and gross. I believe people should be...
    texaschic35 texaschic35 31-35, F 3 Responses Aug 4

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    I have ten things I believe in: Human rights, but not before human justice Freedom of conscience Liberty Equality Brother/Sister hood The collective historical heritage...
    Lecuyer90 Lecuyer90 22-25, F 2 days ago

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