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Cats in the Lab

Uh, no, not this adorable assistance with human technology. We’re looking at animal testing today. Relax, it’s not as horrifying as you might think.

Leafing through old research papers can get really grisly when you read about some of the tests they performed on animals, including cats, to get their results. 1,290 more words

Animal Welfare in Animal Testing (Week of 4/2/18)

Science is making steps towards the future, but some methods are timeless.  Though we try to find alternatives to animal testing for medications, hair products and other kinds of products we use, sometimes there is just no other more humane way to test these products than on animals. 311 more words

Phys.org: Tracking planned experiments online could spot ways to improve animal testing

Phys.org: Tracking planned experiments online could spot ways to improve animal testing . “An online database of study summaries could be systematically evaluated to uncover new information about animal testing, including potential targets for efforts to minimize harm to lab animals. 15 more words

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