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Old 12-19-2012, 10:15 AM   #81 (permalink)
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no. i am resourceful enough that i would find something for both of us to eat
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Old 12-19-2012, 10:17 AM   #82 (permalink)
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I wish this thread would be closed so it would go away already.
Every time I think it has, it keeps rearing its ugly head.

There is enough ugliness in the world lately -- we have enough without having to see the dog-eating question at the top of the active thread list, again and again.
Many of us, I think, come here to get a break from the ugliness.
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Old 12-19-2012, 11:42 AM   #83 (permalink)
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Nope. No more than I'd eat my brother.. And as the question is posed, it would be pointless either way. Because if it came down to life or death - to eat my dog or starve, that means I have no other food. And once the dog has been digested I'll just starve anyway. I wouldn't kill my dog to survive a few more days.

And it's not so much that I value his life more than mine. It's loyalty, I wouldn't turn on him like that.. And then if I DID survive somehow by eating him, it's only temporary anyway.

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I wish this thread would be closed so it would go away already.
Every time I think it has, it keeps rearing its ugly head.

There is enough ugliness in the world lately -- we have enough without having to see the dog-eating question at the top of the active thread list, again and again.
Many of us, I think, come here to get a break from the ugliness.
Perhaps I missed something in the thread where is got ugly.. but would you say the same if this was labelled "Would you rather have ham, or turkey for Thanksgiving?".
I fail to see the difference except we are bonded to these animals - the dogs I mean.
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Old 12-19-2012, 05:16 PM   #84 (permalink)
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It's settled then. We'll kill and eat Julie87's dog now, and have Lilie cold for supper...



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Old 12-21-2012, 05:15 PM   #85 (permalink)
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No chance. For so many reasons, but I'll sum it up to say its not moral to murder a family member.


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Old 12-21-2012, 05:36 PM   #86 (permalink)
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There is no possible way I could do that!
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Old 12-21-2012, 06:57 PM   #87 (permalink)
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I would NEVER even consider it! My dog is part of my family. I love him more than anything. When I get my paychecks I buy his food before I buy groceries for me. I could not eat him!
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Old 12-21-2012, 10:29 PM   #88 (permalink)
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No, but I would eat YOUR dog.....hahaha..jk. Wait..is my dog dead? He would prob die before me..Im still kidding..No, I would eat my cats tho...no I wouldnt.. Egads..this is a silly poll. I would feed my husband to my dog.
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Old 12-23-2012, 02:21 AM   #89 (permalink)
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stay away from me!!!
AHAHAHA!! This made my day!

HAHA! No i wouldnt eat my dog because she's my family and even if she were dead I would go and bury her.
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Old 12-23-2012, 02:38 AM   #90 (permalink)
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NO! NO! NO! Too much like canibalism!
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