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Jul 18 2018
Animal Advocacy Hui - The Outcome For Lab Animals
On the 8th June 2018, the new Associate Minister of Agriculture, Hon Meka Whaitiri held a hui for animal advocacy groups and individuals at Manurewa Marae in Auckland.
May 30 2018
Join the NZAVS Committee!
NZAVS are looking for passionate people to join our Committee - Apply now!
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!
Oct 17 2017
RANZCOG Has Now Ended Their Plans to Use Live Sheep!
RANZCOG has now ended their plans to use live sheep to train on at their upcoming conference.
Oct 06 2017
Live Sheep to be Used for Laparoscopic Training During the RANZCOG Annual Scientific Meeting
RANZCOG have planned to use live sheep to train on at their upcoming conference, despite the existence of better and more humane methods.
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!
Sep 21 2017
Become a NZAVS Animal Advocate!
Help us campaign to end animal experimentation with a monthly gift! As a monthly giver, you will be an NZAVS Animal Advocate (an essential part of the NZAVS family), entitled to exclusive updates, and much, much more! Together we can make a change that benefits both lab animals and human patients!
Aug 24 2017
The Six-Foot Rats - Our New Children’s Book Designed to Educate, Inspire and Help both Animals and Humans!
We're excited to finally tell all of our supporters about the exciting new project that we have been working on!
Jul 26 2017
Animal Testing Would Not Prevent Synthetic Cannabis Deaths
Recent deaths caused by synthetic cannabis use has unfortunately resulted in speculation in the media that these deaths would have been prevented through animal experimentation. This is not the case, due to the many differences between animal species. Read more here.
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.
Jun 13 2017
Could Your Artwork be the New NZAVS Magazine Cover?
We are going to release issue #73 of Mobilise in the beginning of July and we are asking our supporters to design the cover!
May 28 2017
Otago Students, Tell the University How You Feel!!!
The Otago University Students' Association Referendum opens today! Make sure you participate and let the University know it is not cool to secretly allocate $50 million to a new animal lab!
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!
Mar 14 2017
NZAVS Membership Renewal time!
People now have just over two weeks to renew their membership with NZAVS before it expires!
Dec 11 2016
Animal Usage for RTT in NZ on a Decline – FALSE
The recent MPI report is misleading. We want you to know the facts behind the statistics!
ARTICLES OF INTEREST
Oct 30 2018 - Taking animals out of the lab
Oct 30 2018 - Largest research donation in UWindsor history to support alternative methods to animal testing
Oct 27 2018 - Animal rights groups looking for new homes for lab mice
Aug 30 2018 - A New Breakthrough in the Growth of Human Mini-Brains for Research
Jul 25 2018 - ‘It’s sobering’: A once-exciting HIV cure strategy fails its test in people
Jul 11 2018 - Scientists use more animals for research
Jul 11 2018 - Increase in animals being used for testing and research - report
Jul 5 2018 - MPI says it supports rehoming of lab animals, instead of euthanasia
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