Animal Cruelty in Testing

In 2014, Ryan Moore adopted three 8-week-old bunnies from the Freedom + Rescue Project, a nonprofit organization that rescues animals from laboratories once they were done being experimented on. One of the bunnies died just after a month later, and another one after two to three years. Four years later, Moore noticed that his third … Read more

Animal-based medical experimentation fails to reliably inform human health

Over decades, the debate of animals being used for testing and experimentation to determine the safety of products has become heated. Society has drastically opposing sensitivity, opinion, and perception toward animals. On one side, many recognize and know animals to be companions. Some religions, such as Hinduism, even go as far as hosting festivals to … Read more

Is there still a need for animal testing?

Over decades, the debate of animals being used for testing and experimentation to determine the safety of products has become heated. Society has drastically opposing sensitivity, opinion, and perception toward animals. On one side, many recognize and know animals to be companions. Some religions, such as Hinduism, even go as far as hosting festivals to … Read more

ONPRC experiments on monkeys are comparable to human abuse

I. Introduction The Oregon National Primate Research Center (ONPRC) aims to understand, promote, and improve human health worldwide through the study of nonhuman primate (NHP) models, or in layman’s terms, monkeys. The ONPRC has a division solely focused on Reproductive and Developmental Sciences, who use the monkeys to study and someday prevent issues with human … Read more

Food Inc documentary review

Food Inc is an American documentary, that exposes the industrial production of meat, grains, and vegetables around the country. This film concludes by claiming the entirety of our food industry is inhumane, and economically and environmentally unsustainable. The film keeps on looking at the present business by investigating the financial and lawful powers vast sustenance … Read more

Animal testing saves lives

Animals have been used for testing and developing new ways for disease treatments. Without animal experiments, diseases like heart bypass surgery, organ transplants, cervical cancer, and vaccines for polio would not have been developed. Using animals as experiments helps develop different treatments and also helps find safer ways for treatments. Animal testing is the only … Read more

Why animal testing should be banned

New medications, treatments and therapies are of great importance to most people in the world today. Nevertheless, none of those therapies can be implemented unless they are properly and clinically tested. This is done by testing the various products with animals. Small animals such as dogs, pigs, rats, chimpanzees and monkeys are used as subjects … Read more