return to main index

  mobile - desktop
follow us on facebook follow us on twitter follow us on YouTube link to us on LinkedIn
click here for TortoiseTown.com  
Click here for cbreptile.com
This Space Available
3 months for $50.00
Locate a business by name: click to list your business
search the classifieds. buy an account
events by zip code list an event
Search the forums             Search in:
News & Events: Herp Photo of the Day: Lizard . . . . . . . . . .  Herp Photo of the Day: Snake . . . . . . . . . .  MAHS Fox Valley Meeting - Aug. 17, 2018 . . . . . . . . . .  ReptiCon Johnson City - Aug. 18-19, 2018 . . . . . . . . . .  ReptiCon Dallas - Aug. 18-19, 2018 . . . . . . . . . .  DFW Herpetolocial Society Meeting - Aug. 18, 2018 . . . . . . . . . .  Colorado Herp Society Meeting - Aug. 18, 2018 . . . . . . . . . .  Edmonton Reptile & Amphibian Society Mee - Aug. 21, 2018 . . . . . . . . . .  Bay Area Amph. and Reptile Society Meeti - Aug. 24, 2018 . . . . . . . . . .  Suncoast Herp Society Meeting - Aug. 25, 2018 . . . . . . . . . .  ReptiCon Jackson - Aug. 25-26, 2018 . . . . . . . . . .  ReptiCon Charlotte - Aug. 25-26, 2018 . . . . . . . . . . 
click here for the Venomous Symposim 2018
full banner - advertise here .50¢/1000 views
click here for Rodent Pro
pool banner - $50 year

RE: HSUS and PETA...

[ Login ] [ User Prefs ] [ Search Forums ] [ Back to Main Page ] [ Back to Herp Law Center & Forum ] [ Reply To This Message ]
[ Register to Post ]

Posted by: natsamjosh at Tue Dec 4 08:17:35 2012  [ Report Abuse ] [ Email Message ] [ Show All Posts by natsamjosh ]  
   

I agree with most everything you said. Nothing pisses me off more than hearing something like, "I have no problem with banning with the bill that bans pythons and boas.. well, except that boas are included. We need to get boas off the list."

However, imo, this is all just a symptom of the real cancer, which is a gigantic, out-of-control and oppressive government (on all levels) that has created and fostered an environment where groups like HSUS and PETA not only exist, but thrive. Limiting the scope of the fight to very specific issues like reptile ownership or animal ownership might help in the short term, but won't stop anything in the long term. In my opinion, the only things that should unite all Americans is the concepts of "life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness." Then we might get somewhere. Of course, now that half the population receives "government assistance," that seems pretty far fetched as well.


   

[ Reply To This Message ] [ Subscribe to this Thread ] [ Show Entire Thread ]


>> Next Message:  RE: HSUS and PETA... - Splitfire59, Tue Dec 4 21:07:36 2012

<< Previous Message:  RE: HSUS and PETA... - McKenzieS, Sat Dec 1 17:30:22 2012