These are the questions your tax dollars fund and they are the wave of the bioethics future: From Wesley J. Smith at ENST:
Klugman then ponders a situation in which both a human and an animal need CPR. Which, he asks, should the EMT help first?
Before you read his answer below about flipping a coin and decision-making by “aesthetics,” realize that Klugman understands his readership. Many bioethicists would brand an automatic response, “the human,” to be “speciesism” — i.e., discrimination against animals — which those who hold such misanthropic views deem akin to racism. (Ditto, animal-rights activists.) More.
Reality check: Those who vote for it own it.
See also: Canada moves quickly toward forced citizen involvement in abortion