Tag: animal testing

The Majority of Chilean Citizens Oppose Animal Testing, New Poll Reveals

The vast majority of Chilean citizens oppose animal testing for cosmetic purposes, a new poll…

Japanese Government Ends Year-Long Pesticide Poisoning Test on Dogs

The Japanese government will no longer conduct year-long poisoning tests for pesticides on dogs, it announced…

Pet Stores Urged to Increase Ethical Standards by Supplying Cruelty Free Products for Companion Animals

The Rescue + Freedom Project (R+FP), an animal welfare group, has just announced its latest…

Virginia Passes New Law to Significantly Reduce Animal Testing

Virginia has passed a new law to significantly reduce the number of animals used in…

Animal Testing Drops by Nearly Half in the Netherlands

Recently published data revealed the use of primates in experiments decreased by 49% in the…

Nearly Half of Women Support a Cosmetics Animal Testing Ban, Says Survey

A new survey of 15,000 women conducted by popular makeup and beauty app Perfect365 has…

Anti-Animal-Testing Billboards by The Body Shop Now in Times Square

The Body Shop are campaigning to end animal testing worldwide, a report revealed. The international…

Environmental Protection Agency Work to End Animal Testing

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced plans to implement non-animal testing methods, PETA reports.…

Bill Bailey, Ricky Gervais and Judi Dench Fight for a Fur Free Britain

Thirty celebrities have addressed the UK government in a letter, urging that all fur imports…

Ricky Gervais Pushes for an End to Animal Testing

Renowned animal rights activist Ricky Gervais and longtime environmentalist Dr. Jane Goodall have signed a…

Vegan Beauty Brand, ColourPop, Launches Across U.S. Ulta Stores

The products of “cruelty-free, wallet-friendly” makeup company, ColourPop, will be on the shelves of U.S.…

NIH Plans to Replace Animal Testing with Ethical Modern Methods

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) recently announced plans to remove animals from the drug…

Hawaii Proposes to End Animal Testing for Good

Hawaiian legislators recently introduced two new bills that would halt animal testing on the island…

New York Proposes to Ban the Sale and Import of Animal Tested Cosmetics

Cruelty Free International (CFI) has recently posted about their support of and progress with the New…

Volkswagen Commits to Ending Car Tests On Animals

After last week's publication of the New York Times 2014 exposé on the animal testing methods of…

The Body Shop Takes Biggest Anti Animal Testing Campaign in History to the UN

A new article published by Forbes discusses the ways in which consumers can fight back…

Cruelty-Free Bill Could See End of Cosmetics Animal Testing in Canada

Canadian Senator Carolyn Stewart Olsen proposed a bill back on December 10, 2015. Now, this bill, the…

4 Things You Should Know About the Future of Animal Testing

For centuries, animals have been used in the name of science, medicine, clothing, entertainment, and…

Albert Einstein Medical Centre Ban Use of Live Pigs When Training for Emergencies

The Physician’s Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM) has announced the success of a campaign to…

LUSH Donates $434,000 in Funding to End Animal Testing

Veggie cosmetics brand LUSH recently announced the winners of their 2017 Lush Prize, an award…

Medical Testing on Chimps Ends After 100 Years of Experiments

The need for animals in scientific research is decreasing according to the PCRM director of…

Doctors Fight Against Animal Testing With $100,000 Fundraiser Campaign

The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM) announced to its supporters today that it's launching…

New Study Shows Vegan Diet Helps to Cure Cancer in Mice

Research from the University of Alabama at Birmingham has recently uncovered more on the cancer-fighting…