Riken Vitamin Ends Animal Experiments Following PETA Appeal

PETA has persuaded the international vitamin and food-ingredient company Riken Vitamin to end all its painful and deadly health experiments on animals. Those experiments included force-feeding mice seaweed and saffron extracts, cutting off the blood supply to the retinas of mice, and infecting other mice with avian flu.

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 Ingrid E. Newkirk

“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