Why humans love dogs and can justify eating cows study

Most people love animals and love eating meat. One way of reducing this conflict is to deny that animals suffer and have moral rights. We suggest that the act of categorizing an animal as ‘food’ may diminish their perceived capacity to suffer, which in turn dampens our moral concern.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21569805

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One Response to Why humans love dogs and can justify eating cows study

  1. Darwinist says:

    Another great find! Thanks for sharing!

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