Tag: Animal Research

ALDF Sues University of Wisconsin over “Maternal Deprivation” Experiments on Baby Monkeys

October 14, 2014
Animal protection group asks court to compel university to share public records on controversial, taxpayer-funded primate studies.

An Open Letter to the University of Wisconsin-Madison

October 7, 2014
Regarding maternal deprivation research, ALDF believes the facts speak for themselves.

Honey Badger Does Care – New Video Blasts Tests on Baby Monkeys

September 30, 2014
It’s badger against badger in this funny new video by the Honey Badger, and he hopes the UW Badgers are listening.

ALDF Calls On USDA to Investigate Potential Animal Welfare Act Violations in “Terror Tests” at University Of Wisconsin

August 14, 2014
Controversial maternal deprivation testing on infant monkeys may have skirted approval protocol.

Legally Brief: the U.S. Must Ban Cosmetic Testing on Animals

June 5, 2014
Some good news may be coming for animals! The Humane Cosmetics Act was just introduced by Congressman Jim Moran.

World Week for Animals in Laboratories

April 21, 2014
They are hidden from view, but animals in labs suffer by the millions each year, and we can all do something about it. This week is World Week for Animals in Laboratories.

Groups Offer $20,000 Reward in Humboldt Dog Poisoning

March 7, 2014
Animal Legal Defense Fund, Center for Biological Diversity unite to track down suspect in fatal dog poisoning amidst controversy over d-con chemical use.

ALDF Offers $20K Reward to Help Find Dog Poisoner

March 7, 2014
The Animal Legal Defense Fund is adding $10,000 to a reward offer from the Center for Biological Diversity, to bring the total to $20,000, for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a suspect in an illegal and cruel act of dog poisoning in Blue Lake, California.

ALDF Lawsuit against California Animal Testing Facility Gains Support

January 28, 2014
ALDF is using the California state anti-cruelty code against an animal testing facility known as Santa Cruz Biotechnology takes blood from tens of thousands of animals.

Animal Advocates take University of California to Court for Withholding Animal Testing Records

December 19, 2013
ALDF filed a lawsuit against the Regents of the University of California for failing to produce public records regarding primate testing at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) under the California Public Records Act (CPRA).

A Case For Change

July 19, 2013
Like the factory farm industry and its massive abundance of animal growth for human consumption, science has become very gluttonous with its use of animals for research.

NIH to “Substantially Reduce” Research on Captive Chimpanzees

June 26, 2013
Today, the National Institutes of Health announced its intention to substantially reduce the use of chimpanzees in NIH-funded biomedical research and to designate for retirement most of the chimpanzees it currently owns or supports.

ALDF Urges Federal Government to End Research on Captive Chimpanzees

March 28, 2013

The United States and the small African nation of Gabon are the only two countries in the world that continue to use chimpanzees as test subjects in behavioral and biomedical…

What is South Carolina Hiding in their Farm Animal and Research Protection Act?

March 18, 2013

FFA Parade Float Recently, I did a public records request under the Freedom of Information Act to the states of Florida and South Carolina. I was looking for information on…

University of Minnesota Sued for Failing to Release Animal Testing Records

November 8, 2012

In Violation of State Law, University’s Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee Refuses to Allow Public Access to Meetings and Records on Vivisection For immediate release Contact:Lisa Franzetta, ALDFMegan Backus,…

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