Take Heart!
From Christian Vegetarian Association (CVA)

Animal Morality

Marc Bekoff, professor emeritus of ecology and evolutionary biology at the University of Colorado, Boulder, and co-founder (with primatologist Jane Goodall) of Ethologists for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, is one of the many scientists who believe non-human animals know the difference between right and wrong or in other words, that they show moral behaviors.

All animals are a result of Godís creativity and love. Scientific evidence has shown us just a glimpse into the vast and complex inner-life of animals, which has left no doubt that they are capable of complex behaviors and feelings, including joy, pleasure, pain, and that they avoid death as much as we do.

Read more at Animal Issues