Whales.....turning into DOG FOOD?!
Amy Cho Block H SSTitle-Endangered whales are turned into.....luxury Japanese dog food?!
http://www.treehugger.com/endangered-species/endangered-whales-turned-japanese-dog-food.html (got this from http://www.newsnow.co.uk/h/ ) This article was published May 2013
Map: Where is this happening?
Different perspectives: Good or Bad?
Perspective 2: Using the whale meat is bad because it can lead to the extinction of this already endangered animal.
Question: How many grams of dog food per pack are there in a pack of whale meat dog food?Answer: 60 grams.
Question: Why is the Japanese dog food company choosing whale meat to be turned into dog food?Answer: They believe it will make more money from rich folk who want to give luxury food to their pets.
Beyond the Text
Question:Do you think killing the whales is a bad thing?Answer: Yes, because it may lead to whale extinction. Can make more money for the company.
Opinion:The company will stop using whale meat or any endangered animals’ meat if customers refuse to buy them.
Evidence: Quote by Takuma, “but it's not worth selling the product if it risks angering some people."
Explanation: If people don’t buy the products, then they will stop using the meat because using it would just waste money.