A. One principle PETA operates under is that animals are not ours to eat.
1. Supporting facts
a. The Animal Rights controversy: humans ignore the fact that they eat living creatures.
b. Statistics: the number of animals that are annually killed in the U.S. and breakdown of animals.
2. Additional information
3. Concluding Statement: Seeing to it that these food animals are handled and treated properly, vegetarians become content that their beliefs are being expressed, and meat eaters benefit from the sanitary handling used.
4. Transition Statement: However controversial the issue of eating animals may be, the usage of their fur is another topic I shall discuss tonight.