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Improve Welfare Standards for University Lab Animals - Sign Please!
Animals  (tags: Bats, negligent, Maryland university, lab animals, animal cruelty )

Offline
- 29 days ago - forcechange.com
At least six bats died after being left in cages with no water at a University of Maryland lab. Records sent to the Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare revealed that their deaths were the result of an animal caretaker's mistake.
Federal: Urge Congress to Mandate Emergency Planning for Lab Animals
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animals, lab animals, abuse, abused, cruelty, death, ethics, humans, investigation, killed, killing, law, pets, protection, rescued, sadness, suffering )

Sara
- 50 days ago - kintera.org
This plan could save millions of dollars and hundreds or even thousands of animal lives when disaster strikes. Please contact your U.S. Representative and ask him/her to SUPPORT this bill. Spread the word! Share this page with your social network.
TAKE ACITON NOW! Ensure Stronger Protections for Lab Animals
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, lab animals, ildlife, wildanimals, protection )

Cal
- 663 days ago - forcechange.com
Currently, the U.S. Congress is considering a bill that would extend AWA rights to these three species. The bill would require labs to give rats, mice, and birds the same attention they give beagles, chimps, and other lab animals
Labs Size Up New Guidelines For Rodent Cages
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, lab animals, care of lab animals, humans, protection, wildlife, AnimalWelfare )

Cal
- 1012 days ago - npr.org
Scientists do experiments with millions of rats and mice each year, to study everything from heart disease to cancer to diabetes. Recently, some new recommendations about how to house female lab rodents and their babies caused an uproar, with experts at m
Lab Chimps See Sunlight For The First Time   video
Animals  (tags: Lab Chimps See Sunlight For The First Ti, Lab Animals, Animal Abuse, Animal Experiments, Animal Torture, Animal Welfare, Animal Cruelty, Inhumane Humans )

Wind
- 1145 days ago - youtube.com
Utterly touching (and Horrible, in context). "If this doesn't make your eyes mist up . . . , there might be something wrong with you." "Sunlight For The First Time": and this is somehow acceptable (anywhere) in our world?
Ebola Experiments at Alamogordo Chimpanzees' New Lab
Animals  (tags: animals, chimpanzees, experiments, lab animals, ebola, Texas Biomed, virus, PCRM, abuse, animalwelfare )

Cristina
- 1295 days ago - pcrm.org
A PCRM legal complaint says the National Institutes of Health acted unlawfully when it transferred chimpanzees to Texas Biomed. The laboratory endorses primate use for studies involving the Ebola and Marburg viruses. PLEASE SIGN THE PETITION!
Urge NIH Director Francis Collins, M.D., Ph.D., to Send the Alamogordo Chimpanzees Back to New Mexico - TAKE ACTION
Animals  (tags: animals, chimpanzees, primates, animal experiment, lab animals, research facility, research chimpanzees, wildanimals, protection, humans, society, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

Yrna
- 1330 days ago - secure2.convio.net
Please take action if you haven't done yet, thank you : Urge director of the National Institutes of Health, to move 14 chimpanzees from a research facility in San Antonio, Texas back to Alamogordo, where they cannot be used in cruel, invasive experiments.
Save Rosie From the Research Lab! - TAKE ACTION
Animals  (tags: animals, chimpanzees, primates, wildanimals, lab animals, animal experiments, research labs, humans, suffering, ethics, protection, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

Yrna
- 1330 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Rosie was taken from her mother before she was just one year old. She spent her life in a San Antonio research facility. In 2000, Rosie was rescued from the lab,taken to a primate facility. But last year, the NIH ordered Rosie back into research facility.
Pamela Anderson Asks India to Retire Old Monkeys
Animals  (tags: animals, scientific research animals, lab animals, Pamela Anderson, humans, society, suffering, sadness, ethics, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

Yrna
- 1342 days ago - france24.com
Pamela Anderson said she had seen a video allegedly secretly filmed at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) that showed sick monkeys and rabbits which had been kept in cages for up to 20 years.The video showed animals under extreme distress
Stop University of Washington's Cruel Ferret Lab! - TAKE ACTION
Animals  (tags: animals, ferrets, pediatrics residency training, University of Washington, lab animals, humans, ethics, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

Yrna
- 1343 days ago - change.org
We need your help to stop the abuse of animals by the University of Washington.The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine has filed a complaint with the U.S. Department of Agriculture,explaining the school's violating the federal Animal Welfare Act
A Happier Ending: Finding Permanent Sanctuary for Laboratory Chimps
Animals  (tags: animals, chimpanzees, primates, wildanimals, lab animals, suffering, humans, society, anjelica huston, alamogordo chimpanzees, rescued, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

Yrna
- 1354 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Anjelica Huston : I recently read, with great happiness and relief, that nearly 200 chimps housed at the Alamogordo Primate Facility on Holloman Air Force Base in New Mexico have won a temporary reprieve. Their planned transfer from Alamogordo,
Getting a Better Grip on Lab Mice : Nature News
Animals  (tags: lab animals, experiments, testing, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, animals, humans, ethics, protection )

Michelle
- 1502 days ago - nature.com
Picking up mice at the base of the tail is standard practice in laboratory research, but whether this is the best method is unclear. Researchers now suggest that cupping a mouse in the hand or carrying it in a small tunnel reduces stress
The Great Beagle Escape: Former Lab Animals Celebrate Independence
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, lab animals, environment, dogs, protection )

Cher
- 1567 days ago - animals.change.org
Like many other businesses, AniClin (a subsidiary of Azopharma) locked its doors as a result of the economic downturn. However, unlike other companies that walk away from no-longer-needed buildings and equipment, AniClin left 120 dogs and 55 primates
BUAV Investigation Exposes Shocking Lab Animal Cruelty and Major Failings By the UK Government
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, lab animals, environment, suffering, protection )

Cher
- 1817 days ago - all-creatures.org
Secret footage of the tests on Dysport, a drug used to erase frown lines in cosmetic surgery clinics, shows laboratory staff accidentally breaking the backs of mice when trying to kill them with ballpoint pens. The pens were then used to fill out their
 

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