PETA scientists presented at the 10th World Congress on Alternatives and Animal Use in the Life Sciences on issues as wide-ranging as replacing the use of animals in nanomaterial and pesticide testing, producing antitoxins in cells instead of horses, Texas A&M’s cruel and failed attempts to mimic human muscular dystrophy in dogs, and painful sepsis experiments on animals that don’t help humans. PETA scientists also presented on ways to replace testing on animals at a variety of other conferences and high-level meetings. See here for more information.
“Almost all of us grew up eating meat, wearing leather, and going to circuses and zoos. We never considered the impact of these actions on the animals involved. For whatever reason, you are now asking the question: Why should animals have rights?” READ MORE
— Ingrid E. Newkirk, PETA President and co-author of Animalkind