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Stop the Otago Animal Lab Campaign Update!
Our Campaign Manager visited Dunedin recently to work on our Stop the Otago Animal Lab campaign! Check out our campaign updates here.
The Six-Foot Rats Colouring in Competition!
The Six-Foot Rats Book Launch Event Announced!
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.
We Have Officially Published a Children's Book with Rebecca Gibbs
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.
The Six-Foot Rats Sponsors Announced!
Supportive organisations and individual people from all around the world have sponsored our new kid's book!
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!
Voting in the next election to help end animal experimentation In New Zealand
Find out how the different political parties in New Zealand feel about animal testing and whether or not they would support policy changes that would help end animal experimentation and create a better world for both humans and animals.
Animal Testing and Agriculture
Many people do not realise that in New Zealand a large proportion of animals used for research, testing and reaching are used in order to enhance the animal agriculture industries.
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.
Moblise! Competition Winners Announced!
The competition to have your artwork featured on the cover of the next issue of our magazine, Mobilise! has ended and we have chosen our winners!
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.
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!
Otago Student Referendum Shows Students Do Not Support the Lab!
The results of the OUSA student referendum are in, and the majority of students don't support the University of Otago spending $50 million on a new animal lab!