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NZAVS Teams up With the New Zealand Animal Law Association to Defend Animals
Have Your Say on Significant Surgical Procedures on Animals in NZ
Animals in NZ Are Still Protected from Psychoactive Substances - Positive News!
Important Changes to the Animal Welfare Act
Draize Test Update
The 3Rs – The Extent to Which They Are Enforced and Followed in NZ
The 3Rs are promoted widely in NZ and are even in legislation but what does this actually mean in reality?
The 3Rs Explained
Facilities that use animals for research, testing and teaching often refer to the 3R's. Here we explain exactly what they mean.
Why We Are Selective with the Use of the Word "Alternative"
Our friend Louise Owen from For Life On Earth (FLOE) has summarised why we need to be careful with the use of the word alternative when talking about replacing animal experiments.
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.
NZ to Start Encouraging the Re-homing of Ex-Lab Animals!
An exciting announcement means that some lab animals will now be getting a second chance at life.
NZ Passes Cosmetics Animal Testing Ban
Can We Count On The Animal Ethics Committees?
NAEAC Occasional Newsletters
Animal Welfare Amendment Bill update