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Princeton Gets Failing Grades for Treatment of Study Animals.


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Lindsey
- 2736 days ago - nj.com
Princeton University is receiving failing grades from a medical research group for its treatment of animals used by the school for scientific study.



   

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Kathy Chadwell (354)
Tuesday September 20, 2011, 8:45 pm
Yes, & they've been fined for this many times and NOTHING ever happens:(
Our government is beyond worthless
 

Sarah G (109)
Tuesday September 20, 2011, 8:54 pm
Revolting.
 

Mary T (178)
Tuesday September 20, 2011, 8:57 pm
Disgusting idiots.
 

Constance F (418)
Wednesday September 21, 2011, 12:53 am
Ditto Kathy: "The study, based on animal facility inspection reports by APHIS from January 2008 to July 2011, applied a score relative to violations, repeat violations and National Institutes of Health grant money." 3 years! 3 freaking years and nothing done! Hopefully, PCRM will have some action on this; I know they did with the University of Pennsylvania. But NIH is so culpalble, and we the tax-payers flip this bill. All of this needs to end. They just had several pronounced Scientists speaking against the use of primates at a NIH conference recently How scientifically outdated it is, yada, yada. I just don't understand why this doesn't STOP.

 

Danuta W (1251)
Wednesday September 21, 2011, 2:28 am
noted
 

Kris B (136)
Wednesday September 21, 2011, 6:54 am
shame. We have to keep education people until nobody will work in this environment. People have to make the change. Rules and laws are never enough. People have to want to do the right thing.
 

Ruth C (87)
Wednesday September 21, 2011, 7:44 am
Animals have brains but no understanding of knowledge, Humans have knowledge but no brains, if they (Humans) did have brains they would not do all the horrible things that they do!
 

Nicole W (646)
Wednesday September 21, 2011, 8:05 am
This is an Ivy League school? And they treat animals this poorly? Disgusting! thank Lindsey.
 

Jason Green (235)
Wednesday September 21, 2011, 9:10 am
No College anywhere should be testing anything on animals! :-(
 

Latonya W (82)
Wednesday September 21, 2011, 12:34 pm
Name brand schools and money dosent make the heart LOVE!!!!!!!!!!
 

Ruth McD (839)
Wednesday September 21, 2011, 12:46 pm
So glad the Animal Welfare is there to stop these stupid ignorant people from harming these animals. Thanks Lindsey.
 

Lisa N (204)
Wednesday September 21, 2011, 1:01 pm
Sadly noted, this is just not necessary.
 

Rhenn Rainbow (1)
Wednesday September 21, 2011, 2:49 pm
Some people are just disgusting. Shameful.
 

Hege Torset (43)
Wednesday September 21, 2011, 11:10 pm
Poor animals
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday September 22, 2011, 11:40 am
Noted
 

Asiatic Lion (49)
Friday September 23, 2011, 11:39 am
but of course...its princeton...so why would they be reprimanded??
 

Beth M (138)
Friday September 23, 2011, 1:38 pm
We need a petition to stop Princeton from animal testing/research.
 

Veronica C (19)
Friday September 23, 2011, 7:31 pm
For an institution of education, they are not teaching any compassion. Are these animals just "school supplies"?
 

Maria p (151)
Monday September 26, 2011, 8:00 am
sad
 

. (1)
Monday September 26, 2011, 9:02 am
Noted. Thank you Lindsey.
 

Heather O (12)
Monday September 26, 2011, 10:55 am
This is disgusting It makes me ashamed to be a US citizen. If your not willing to test you medicine or products on humans bc there not safe then we shouldn't be willing to use our animals as worthless test subjects. The Lord did not intend us to treat and care for these animals this way. How ashamed he must be.
 
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