Animal Lovers?
By Jenny Moxham
An Animal Rights Poem from All-Creatures.org

All of God's creatures have rights, a fact that most people don't seem to recognize. This includes both human and non-human animals, but not all of them can speak for themselves.

Animal Lovers?
By Jenny Moxham

'We're all animal lovers here', he said, 
In a voice that was filled with pride. 
'That guinea pig there belongs to Meg, 
And Tom's got a lizard inside.

Young Bert's got a couple of rats in his room, 
And there in the hutch by the house, 
Is the rabbit we bought for Joan last year, 
And Millicent's just got a mouse.

Oh we've also got frogs in that jar over there 
That belong to our young one Todd. 
You're an animal lover yourself, you say. 
No pets! How incredibly odd!'


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