23 Jun '12, 4am

United Airlines Pressured to Resume Shipping Animals for Research | Care2 Causes

United Airlines Pressured to Resume Shipping Animals for Research | Care2 Causes

Although United Airlines doesn’t ship animals for research, the airline now has to reconsider its stance due to a merger with Continental and pressure from the biomedical research industry. Airlines play a major role in the international trade of thousands of non-human animals intended for research every year. According to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) numbers analyzed by American Anti-Vivisection Society (AAVS), the importation of non-human primates being imported into the U.S. nearly doubled over the past decade from 10,530 animals in 1996 to 21,135 animals in 2010, while the number of imported monkeys born to wild-caught parents quadrupled from 1998-2008. “The transportation and importation of primates for use in experimentation has drawn fire in recent years, and rightfully so. As “Primates by the Numbers ” documents, this unsavory practice tears juvenile monk...

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care2.com 23 Jun '12, 2am

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PETA Says Duluth Zoo Negligent In Deaths of 13 Animals | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 23 Jun '12, 11am

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care2.com 27 Jun '12, 6am

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care2.com 30 Jun '12, 8pm

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Urban Decay Under Fire for Animal Testing Policy | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 24 Jun '12, 6am

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Pitbull Chained to a Wall Stops a Murder & Now ...

care2.com 23 Jun '12, 6am

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Adding Dirt to Your Diet | Care2 Causes: In an age of hyper clean, researchers are wondering if all the hand san...

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care2.com 22 Jun '12, 7pm

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Species Critically Endangered by Global Trade of Palm Oil | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 23 Jun '12, 7pm

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care2.com 24 Jun '12, 12am

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