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The Invalidity of the Forced Swim Test
This article was written by Dr Emily Trunnell from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals.
Cruel and invalid 'Forced Swim Test' conducted in NZ
Draize Test Update
In the past, we campaigned to get the requirement for the cruel and outdated Draize Test removed from NZ Law - Here is a Progress Update!
Nearly one thousand schools have been sent our book thanks to LUSH!
Due to the generosity of LUSH Cosmetics, we have been able to send 968 copies of 'The Six-Foot Rats' to primary schools across NZ.
New Colouring-In Competition for Children in NZ
Changing the course of animal history one book at a time!
We have just launched a crowdfunding campaign to get our children's book, 'The Six-Foot Rats' sent to every Primary School and Public Library across NZ!
The Six-Foot Rats Book Launch
We hosted our official book launch party over the weekend!
Auckland University's Shameful Mistake - Allowing Vested Interest to Silence the Student Body
We want to tell the world about the incredible campaign that the Auckland University Animal Rights Group led in 2014 - 2015 that was aimed at helping animals used for research, testing and teaching and its unjust outcome!
A Kidney Donor’s Perspective on Xenotransplantation in NZ
A long-time supporter of ours, Catherine Amey has written an article for us on her first-hand experience donating a kidney and how this links back to animal experimentation and the scientific and ethical flaws involved with xenotransplantation.
First Group of Animals Rescued Since Our Out of the Labs Win!
Fifty mice who were used for teaching at Massey University are being given a second chance - A life Out of the Lab.
Why Using Animals for Alzheimer’s Disease Research Isn’t Helping Humans or Science
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.
Training Veterinarians without Harming Animals
Humane and viable alternative methods for training vet students exist and they can yield the same results - Humane education is the way of the future!
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.