Controlling the Pet Population
What is the purpose in conception? My dog is pregnant. All I can think is, “why me?” I should have been more cautious. I should have protected her. The problem is I just don’t think I’m ready at this stage in my life to take care of puppies. So the big question is looming before my bitch’s girth: what do I do with the puppies?
I don’t want to worry that those who adopt them will be vile or injurious to the ever so vulnerable pups. It would be down right wicked to bring puppies into a world where food is scarce and homes are few. And what about the mother? She is much too young to enter the world of parenthood. She has her whole life ahead of her; puppies would mess everything up. So much for a future as a working dog. So much for a fun, active future brimming with self-enjoyment.
I’m not sure how I feel about the solution pressed by the family of the father. I’m not sure how I feel about the validity of the procedure. I’m not sure if the scissors in the tiny puppy skull is moral. I am sure, however, that the procedure is perfectly legal until the pups leave the womb. It has to be…