30 Oct '11, 6am

First Snow Sends Rescue Squads Racing to Cat Nests | Care2 Causes

So, while I feel just the same way as those helpful Harmony Fund people, and don't like to see the suffering and hope to do something about it, I do have a hesitation on a point of fairness, specifically about all those poor creatures that make up the 60lbs of cat food, and the wet food that was delivered to feed those cats. Those chickens, turkeys, salmon, oceanfish, and whatnot are often not kept in the best conditions (it's not easy to find organic catfood), and their end is determined by people, whenever the time comes to feed our luckier pets. Not to mention that the space used for the animals that go into the cans, takes away space from the natural environment where other animals live. I'm completely on board with the little picture - to rescue individual cats - but my question is, how does this affect the big picture, and can we improve our footprint there?

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/first-snow-sends-rescue-squad...

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