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Should animals have rights?Do animals have rights in our world? In current times they do have certain rights foranimals, but of animals having their own rights is a different story. Animal activist wouldargue that animals have feelings and deserve freedom from human use andexploitation. Others would say that animals have no souls or moral rights, and rights foranimals would take away opportunities for humans.All animals as well have the ability to suffer in the same way and to the same degreethat humans do. They feel pain, pleasure, fear, frustration, loneliness, and motherlylove. Animals also deserve freedom from human use and exploitation. Exploitationofanimals in vary in ways, includingmeat,milk,eggs,animal experimentation, fur,hunting, andcircuses. They should be free from all of these exploitation.The opposing side would argue that animals would take away opportunities for humansto find cures. We use animals in experiments relating to medical. Animalexperimentation leads to human medical advancements. They would also say thatanimals have no souls, thus it means that they have no moral rights.Rights belong to

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Animal Rights, Suffering

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