Tag: Animal Research
Animal Legal Defense Fund Calls for Investigation of Animal Cruelty in Taxpayer-Funded ExperimentsFebruary 12, 2015
ALDF urges office of inspector general to review Meat Animal Research Center tests.
Animal Legal Defense Fund Sues Florida County for Secretly Approving African Monkey Breeding FacilityNovember 6, 2014
Facility for monkeys known to carry Ebola, other diseases approved in violation of state public accountability law.
ALDF Sues University of Wisconsin over “Maternal Deprivation” Experiments on Baby MonkeysOctober 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-MadisonOctober 7, 2014
Regarding maternal deprivation research, ALDF believes the facts speak for themselves.
Honey Badger Does Care – New Video Blasts Tests on Baby MonkeysSeptember 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 WisconsinAugust 14, 2014
Controversial maternal deprivation testing on infant monkeys may have skirted approval protocol.
Legally Brief: the U.S. Must Ban Cosmetic Testing on AnimalsJune 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 LaboratoriesApril 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 PoisoningMarch 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 PoisonerMarch 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 SupportJanuary 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 RecordsDecember 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 ChangeJuly 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 ChimpanzeesJune 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 ChimpanzeesMarch 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…