Poll: Send in the Clones?

Polling was conducted by telephone February 12-13, 2002 in the evenings. The sample is 900 registered voters nationwide with a margin of error of ± 3 percentage points.

1. As you may know, scientists have made advances in cloning, where they can reproduce a whole animal from a single cell. Do you think it is acceptable to use cloning to:

2. Do you own a dog or a cat as a pet?

3. (If yes) If a company announced that a perfect copy of your pet could be made when the pet got old or died, would you order a copy or not?

4. How likely do you think it is that somewhere in the world a human has already been secretly cloned?