USA Today reported recently on a self-service slaughterhouse outside Indianapolis where customers get to kill a goat or lamb for themselves. It’s like one of those pick-your-own-apples farms, except with more gore. Customers pick out the animal they want, then kill and dress it themselves.
The clientele consists primarily of observant Muslims who want to ensure that the animals they will eat are killed according to halal standards. There are also old-timers who simply want to maintain