[LMB] OT: freedom of choice (was: birth control)

Howard Brazee howard at brazee.net
Fri Jan 18 02:11:14 GMT 2013

On Jan 17, 2013, at 5:53 PM, Walter Bushell <proto at panix.com> wrote:

>> I didn't know there was any way to eradicate sheep-killing, except
>> dog-proof fences.  Dogs that have killed sheep are more likely than other
>> dogs to kill again, but the effect's a small one: most sheep killings
>> are by newbies, precisely because they don't know how to kill just a
>> few sheep efficiently, but mutilate whole herds to the point where they
>> can't survive.
> You kill or neuter any dog that kills a sheep and all their get and probably their parents and their get. Over a few generations it basically works.

Sheep men weren't slow at jumping onto the evolution bandwagon.   They lived it.

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