Sentience

Animal sentience

Sentience, the capacity to be conscious, is the reason why animals should be respected. Not only humans are sentient, both vertebrates and many invertebrates are. Read more

The relevance of sentience

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The section on animal sentience presents several compelling arguments all of which conclude that many nonhuman animals are sentient. In addition, Animal interests shows why […] Read more