You have been taught to eat animals.
Baby’s first Happy Meal (baby face hidden to protect privacy)
You have been taught to wear animals.
Like father, like son (faces hidden to protect privacy)
You have been taught that animals are objects for sale.
Cats are not objects to own | Photo: Audrey Kletscher Helbling
You have been taught that animal flesh, fur, and feathers are fashionable.
Wool, Leather, and Angora are not material for fashionable clothing. They are sheep, cows, rabbits, and goats. | Photo: V3 Wall
You have been taught that animals are ours to capture and hold hostage for our own enjoyment.
Killer Whale performing at a theme park | Photo: K. Boudreaux
You have been taught that animals should live, mate, and die on our schedule- and only as long as it doesn’t interfere or inconvenience us.
Culling is another term for killing | Photo: National Wild Turkey Federation
You have been taught how to interact with animals by some of the same people who thought that smoking was cool.
20,679 physicians wouldn’t dare today | Photo widely available online
More scientists and educators wouldn’t even today | Photo: Design Crave
But really, people have been wrong about all kinds of things before.
Vintage and Misguided | Photo: That Green Label
Vintage Nutritional Advice | Photo widely available online
Vintage cocaine would get you arrested today | Photo widely available online
Part of veganism is unlearning learned behavior.