On today’s show, Peter was first joined by Debbie Knaan, who serves as Deputy DA, Los Angeles County as Animal Cruelty Case Coordinator. We discussed the successes and challenges in prosecuting cases of animal abuse and neglect, as well as community efforts to decrease animal abuse.
Then, Jonathan Balcombe joined us in support of his book, The Exultant Ark, A Pictorial Tour of Animal Pleasure. A visually stunning and emotionally uplifting work, Balcome argues that pleasure is central to the lives of non-human animals. Highly recommended, buy it here.
And some spicy news items.