HomeHuman to cat relationshipcat abuseGood Cat News: Washington University stops using cats in the training of pediatric doctors

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  1. At least one university has gained some sanity.

    Please pardon my bluntness…
    But, I always ask myself, “Why a cat that is so biologically different from a human?” Why not “practice” on the thousands of aborted fetuses every year?”

    Wouldn’t that be more realistic?

    • When studying anatomy, the basic classes use deceased cats. Their anatomy is much closer to humans than many realize. When I took it, the cat assigned to me was identical to my cat at home. The first day was rather traumatic.

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