On Humane Societies and Calf-Roping
JULY 1, 2009
Here's the backstory: Calgary has what they call a " western culture ," which essentially is their two word justification for abusing animals in the cruel and not-even-close-to fair venue of people-over-animals-who-don't-stand-a-chance. The Vancouver Humane Society wanted to run the calf=baby/roper=bully ad in the Calgary Sun , which decided against the idea as the abuse of animals is part of their " very proud local institution." Safe, unharmed rodeo animals is an oxymoron).