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Is it ethical to use animals to research cures for human illness?

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Poll Results: 8,513 votes
54%
If the animals suffer, never.
 
32%
You have to find a balance between animal pain and relief of human suffering.
 
8%
Other.
 
6%
If it alleviates human suffering, always.
 

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Andrea A.
Friday August 12, 2016, 3:38 PM


Absolutely cruel! It's animal abuse.

CatVet D.
Wednesday July 27, 2016, 7:39 AM


Yes, it's scientifically necessary.

Janis K.
Wednesday May 18, 2016, 6:39 PM


No

Andrea A.
Monday May 9, 2016, 8:13 AM


Absolutely cruel! It's animal abuse.

Denise D.
Sunday April 24, 2016, 11:39 AM


No.

Antiope K.
Tuesday March 29, 2016, 12:17 PM


NO!!

Ana Váquez
Monday March 7, 2016, 11:15 AM


no

Nicola F.
Tuesday March 1, 2016, 12:06 PM


No, there are cruelty free ways but these research companies won't pay the money.

Andrea A.
Wednesday February 10, 2016, 5:53 AM


Absolutely cruel! It's animal abuse.

Natasha Salgado
Sunday January 10, 2016, 12:53 PM


NO--it is never okay.



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