A Campaign Against Kfc

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1) I personally do not support KFC Corporation or People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals in this controversy. This is because I myself am not a fan of meat and do not like the taste personally, but I also do not think it is all right by any means with what they do to the animals. I believe that they are completely abusing these animals so carelessly and it is extreme animal cruelty. I feel like a majority of other people would say it is perfectly fine though. This is because many people do like meat and businesses are going to continue on harming the animals and receiving their meat and selling it to make profit. People will always continue to buy it because places are providing it for them and they like the taste and look past with what is actually happening to the animals.

2) PETA claimed that KFC does not handle their chickens in the right matter. They also declared in a press release that KFC gives their chickens “cruel treatment” with producing the poultry along with slaughtering for their restaurants. PETA does not like how they have painful procedures like electrical shock and slitting the chicken’s necks after being immersed in scalding hot water. They want KFC to use gas killing instead so the chickens are insensate to the pain. They also want KFC to give their chickens two to three times more space so they chickens can move around more. PETA announced that KFC exhibits their chickens to skeletal deficiencies, they handle the birds quite roughly and it results in broken bones and bruises, and that the chickens suffer from boredom and chronic stress because they are being raised in such captivity.

The basic criticisms of KFC’s business by PETA was not very convincing to myself because either way they are still going to continue to hurt and kill the chickens for meat. If people protest with what is going on, I believe it will not stop anything…...

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