Do Animals have Souls?

According to the Catholic Church animals dont have souls. But what I dont understand is why. Why would God make animals if all they would really do is die eventually? I asked a christian why and they said that the reason she believes animals dont have souls is because the Bible doesnt mention they do. But thats just the thing. The Bible never said anything and how do we even know the Bible is true anyway. Maybe the Bible is true but I dont think it goes out to say straight out that they dont have souls.


I know dying is a part of life and it sounds kidish to worry about something like this when theres so much more to life but i'm just thinking. I mean isnt tht what this website is for?

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