Bob Barker: Caring Consumer
Each year, millions of animals suffer when cosmetics and personal-care and household products are tested on them. Find out why the price is never right for products tested on animals. Learn more.
Although modern alternative test methods exist, huge multiproduct manufacturers continue to poison and harm animals in tests that aren’t even required by law. Rats, mice, guinea pigs, rabbits, and other animals are forced to swallow or inhale massive quantities of a test substance or endure the pain of having caustic chemicals applied to their sensitive eyes and skin––even though the results of animal tests are often unreliable or not applicable to humans. Even if a product has blinded an animal, it can still be marketed to you.