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A grisly discovery prompts a fifty year campaign, part two

By Sharon St Joan

This is one of a series of stories about the early days of the animal welfare movement in India.

To read part one first, click… 985 more words

Tales Of India

Walk-O-Rama: This Just In...Friend Dissed for Chance to See Chimps

Sometimes, as we all know by now, emails can be taken out of context.  What may sound like a promised plan to the receiver might well have been intended as a mere potential suggestion by the sender. 381 more words


Do Model Animals Tell Us Anything about Human Aging?

I wrote a tiny report on the pluses and minuses of using model  animals in aging research.

Using model animals in gerontological studies has yielded an enormous wealth of useful information about the mechanisms of human aging and longevity. 2,795 more words


Save Beagles from Your Shopping Cart

I’m a huge Beagle lover and have spent years adopting, training, rehabilitating  and finding Beagles forever homes. So, of course, eliminating animal testing on Beagles and the Beagle Freedom Project are two causes I hold close. 527 more words