EXPLORATION OF ANIMALS EXPLOITATION IN FOOD, CLOTHES, ENTERTAINMENT AND TESTING INDUSTRIES, ITS IMPACT ON ECONOMY AND ECOLOGY

Radmir Rustemovich Akhmetov
2017 EUROPEAN RESEARCH  
this article investigates all spheres, where people exploit animals (food, clothes, vivisection, entertainment) to show the scope of harm, that human bring to animals and to present the consequences of exploitation to ecology, economy, people's health, moral and of course, to animals welfare. First of all, it was stated that in 2011 only for the sake of meat people killed more than 65.5 billion domestic farm animals, which is almost 8 times more than in 1961. Afterwards, it was mentioned that
more » ... as mentioned that each egg is the result of 22 hours spent by hen in the A4 paper area drawer, whereas cows spend almost all their lifes in confinement and standing in one place in the stall, their calfs are taken away from them and they live 3-4 years instead of 25. Concerning clothes, people need to kill 350 squirrels to make one coat. In terms of economy, generally the problem of hunger was investigated and, for instance, people, in average, consume 19 billion liters a day and eat 10 billion kilograms of food, and one and a half billion cows drink 170 billion liters of water daily and eat 61 billion kilograms of food. It was shown that livestock is the main cause of greenhouse gases (19%) and Amazon forest clearance (91%).
doi:10.20861/2410-2873-2017-32-003 fatcat:hrno2pk3gvagtlktlh3butszzu