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Dec 05 2017
Incredible NZAVS Christmas Raffle to be Won!
Our amazing raffle worth over $850 is up for grabs!!! Find out what great prizes are included and how to get tickets here!
Sep 24 2017
The Six-Foot Rats Sponsors Announced!
Supportive organisations and individual people from all around the world have sponsored our new kid's book!
Jul 14 2017
NZAVS Present at Parliament to 'Let them Live out of the Labs'
NZAVS headed to the capital to present to the Primary Production Select Committee about the 'Out of the Labs' petition that was recently handed over to parliament.
Apr 27 2017
Out of the Labs Petition Presented at Parliament!
Today NZAVS presented our 'Out of the Labs' petition at Parliament! We have collected over 15,000 signatures on this petition, which asks the government to introduce a mandatory retirement policy for animals used for the purposes of research, testing and teaching, and those used to breed for these fields. Heaps of our supporters, dogs, and even a pony turned up to show their support, and Member of Parliament Mojo Mathers accept the petition on behalf of the government!
Apr 22 2017
NZAVS Celebrates World Day for Lab Animals by Marching to Stop the Otago Animal Lab!
NZAVS were out in Dunedin today marching against the new $50 million animal lab at the University of Otago! We were even joined by celebrity animal-rights activist James Aspey!
Apr 12 2017
March Against the Otago Animal Lab for World Day for Lab Animals 2017!
Join NZAVS and James Aspey in marching to stop the new $50 million animal lab at the University of Otago!
Mar 16 2017
NZAVS educates young New Zealanders about animal testing!
NZAVS Campaign Manager Cressida Wilson visited Ao Tawhiti Unlimited School in Christchurch this morning!
Mar 15 2017
Let Parliament Know Why You Want Animals Out of the Labs!
We need you to help us send a message to Parliament! Print out a paw print, say why you want animals 'Out of the Labs!', decorate it however you like and freepost it to us!
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May 10 2018 - Calls for companies to be forced to attempt re-homing of lab-tested animals
May 10 2018 - Re-homing of lab tested animals might become mandatory to save them from being put down
Apr 10 2018 - EPA Releases Draft Policy to Reduce Animal Testing for Skin Sensitization
Apr 9 2018 - Scientists fix genetic risk factor for Alzheimer's disease in human brain cells
Mar 14 2018 - “Body on a chip” could improve drug evaluation
Jan 25 2018 - Switzerland, Germany to set up alternatives to animal testing centres
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