That's-- that's horrible. And it's wrong! [he saw the fangs, but -- whichever side her people are on, he doesn't hesitate to say so]
--But all the same... [making himself return to the topic at hand] It seems like that could be resolved just by having a set of rules and standards that covered such eventualities -- for the defense force, that is. Even if it's as simple as a list of precepts like "All species are to be treated equally and with respect."