11 Aug '17, 7pm

Grey's Anatomy Tackles The Subject Of Animal Cruelty : Ecorazzi

Grey's Anatomy Tackles The Subject Of Animal Cruelty : Ecorazzi

Last week’s episode of Grey’s Anatomy started with a disclaimer about animals not being harmed during that episode — and being a vegan, it totally had my attention. Anyways, cut to a few scenes later and one of the attending doctors is hosting a skills workshop for the residents and interns using “live tissue”, aka pigs. The attending then goes on to stab the six pigs in the chest and tells the doctors to “practice their skills” by saving the pigs. Katherine Heigl’s character refuses and walks out of the workshop and for the remainder of the episodes voices her opinion about animal cruelty. She has a few confrontations with the attending aka “the slaughterer” should not and don’t need to be used as guinea pigs…no pun intended. They never make mention of her character being or becoming vegan, however it makes me happy that clearly someone involved with the show (maybe the s...

Full article: http://www.ecorazzi.com/2008/11/03/greys-anatomy-tackles-...

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