Are any other animals sentient besides humans on planet Earth?
If so, should they have rights?
That depends how you define sentience.
I have a hard time believing that dogs aren't aware of themselves, and I'm not anthropomorphizing.
I'd define animals as sentient personally. And in most countries they do have rights, not the same rights as humans, but they do have rights.
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