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Re: PETA and "snowball"

Well I adore my blue tabby calico dilute angel and I know darn good and
well people won't change, won't spay and neuter and we'll always have
more lovely mixed breeds and gorgeous angels than we have good homes for
them. sigh...

---------- Original Message ----------------------------------
From: Aplfgcnys@aol.com
Reply-To: gardenchat@hort.net
Date:  Tue, 7 Oct 2003 10:36:22 EDT

>In a message dated 10/06/2003 9:41:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time, 
>gardenqueen@gbronline.com writes:
>> What makes me nuts is that people won't spend a few
>> bucks to spay or neuter and end up w/ a gazillion unwanted animals.
>> Unless you're a breeder by profession, I see no reason not to have your
>> dogs and cats fixed. Just my opinion of course. Getting off my soapbox
>> now - thank you!!
>I hear what you are saying, and yes, all my animals have been "fixed," but it 
>always breaks my heart to do it.  I am cutting off a strain of creatures - 
>what about genetic diversity.  There will be no more smart, cute, sensitive 
>creatures like my lovely tuxedo Lottie with the half-face mask, and no more sweet, 
>dumb ones like her sister Jane who is such a pretty muted calico.  The 
>breeders just turn out more of whatever type they think is commercial.  Same with 
>dogs.  Many "breeds" have been bred for a certain look, and brains aren't part 
>of it.  Now I'll get off my soapbox, too.  Auralie
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Pam Evans
Kemp TX/zone 8A


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