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October 23, 2020 - The Independent (UK)

By owning a pet, you are doing more damage to the environment than you might realise

By owning a pet, you are doing more damage to the environment than you might realise
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Truth-telling about pets can be a painful process but cats and dogs, particularly, are having a devastating impact on the planet

When pets can emit twice the carbon emissions of our homes’ electricity and kill up to 200 million wild prey in the UK every year, we cannot stay silent. Unfortunately, in many cases pet ownership is simply another form of destructive consumerism.

For obvious reasons, truth-telling about pets to friends can be a painful process but it is not something we should shy away from.

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