Except… you would. (Not bashing anybody; we're actually friends, ilu! Just saying.) Once got into a debate about ear cropping for dogs and it got split into three, the positions being: 1
not done often enough, where dogs bred for that "adorable" (meaning detrimental
) lop often suffer infections because of the feature; 2
not opposed to it if done to maintain a breed's uniform look; and 3
should not be done because it is purely cosmetic and often cruel. At some point, it was said that "you wouldn't do it to your child", except that you would
… A (real-life) friend of mine was actually born with excess skin on the ears, where the result was a peculiar pointed tip. Obviously (there was no such debate about this), her parents opted for surgically removing the peculiar deformity. After all, they wouldn't have wanted their child going through life being called "pixie" or something.
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