11 Jul '11, 5pm

North Carolina Indictment a Victory for Lab Animals | Care2 Causes

North Carolina Indictment a Victory for Lab Animals | Care2 Causes

News of PETA’s success in bringing four animal-lab workers to justice comes only a few months after I learned the university in my hometown is opening a 4500-square-foot animal laboratory. The University of British Columbia Okanagan in Kelowna will likely adhere to higher standards than the private North Carolina lab, but the animals it tests will be sacrificed to our continued indifference to the inherent worth of our fellow creatures. The legal proceedings in North Carolina stem from an undercover investigation by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals. First-hand observations led to indictments against four workers at a North Carolina testing lab . They face felony cruelty charges for abusing and neglecting the animals in their care. Kathy Guillermo, a PETA investigator, spent four months working at Professional Laboratory and Research Services. The company force-f...

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Stop Killing Lab Animals | Care2 Causes

Stop Killing Lab Animals | Care2 Causes

care2.com 15 Jul '11, 4pm

(WAR) — the group that secured release of the Ali-Clin lab animals last year — have partnered in an attempt to rescue thes...

How to Help Animals Without Taking Them In

How to Help Animals Without Taking Them In

care2.com 14 Jul '11, 11pm

Q: I’ve read about pets left behind after foreclosures and people giving up their pets due to the economy. It breaks my he...

Animal Experiments Increase In Labs | Care2 Causes

Animal Experiments Increase In Labs | Care2 Causes

care2.com 13 Jul '11, 11pm

More than 3.7 million scientific experiments were conducted on animals in Great Britain last year. This is an increase of ...