…. “But why?? They are animals … all of them are animals” … what a lesson!!
I don’t consider myself a “preachy” person…although my family might disagree. Mostly I intend to live my life on my own terms and only offer up explanations of my lifestyle choices if I’m directly asked. So that is why I rarely bring up what I have learned about the treatment and practices involved when it comes to raising, butchering and eating animals. Everyone has their own reasons for eating or not eating meat, eggs and dairy and it’s not my place to enlighten everyone I encounter on the wide-spread horrors within these industries.
I promise I won’t gross you out with details except to say that if you think the burger on your plate or the ham and cheese slices in your sandwich just arrived there from a peaceful, contented animal who lived a healthy pain-free life and was slaughtered in a humane and hygienic manner then you are kidding yourself (in case you are curious – I’d recommend…
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