Saturday, October 31, 2009

Jonothan Safran Foer on Dog-Eating

In a column in this weekend's WSJ, JS Foer presents his case for eating dogs.

[What we're already doing is]rendering—the conversion of animal protein unfit for human consumption into food for livestock and pets—[which] allows processing plants to transform useless dead dogs into productive members of the food chain. In America, millions of dogs and cats euthanized in animal shelters every year become the food for our food. So let's just eliminate this inefficient and bizarre middle step.

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