I agree that nature intended for birds to be free, but if we are going to
be selfish we should let them have as much freedom as we can in our homes.
AA clipped bird is no safer than a flighted one. On 1/12/06, Alison wrote:
> On 1/12/06, Blue bird wrote:
>> The reason for flight is that is what nature intended.
> What nature intended, was for birds to be free PERIOD! But since we
> selfish humans CHOOSE to take away that freedom and put these magnificent
> creatures in cages, the least we can do is keep them SAFE. Don't you
> dare talk about what nature intended when YOU KEEP NATURE IN A CAGE! And
> don't mistake this, even birds loose in your home are in nothing but a
> man made CAGE! Clipping the wings is actually nothing compared to taking
> their freedom away, but I don't see any of you 'flighted bird' owners
> fretting over that fact! At least most of us who choose to try and keep
> them safe, also admit that it is our responsibility to them given we put
> them in danger in the first place simply by forcing them into OUR
> world. -Alison-