Animal testing, also known as animal experimentation, animal research, vivisection, and in vivo testing, is the use of non-human animals in experiments.
While laws around the globe state that it is acceptable to use and inflict such suffering upon animals for human gain in things such as treatable and preventable medicine, the overwhelming majority of people see such practices as morally abhorrent given the technological advancements that exist.
The Australian Code for the Care and Use of Animals for Scientific Purposes (the Australian Code) was established on the initiative of scientists in 1969. The stated purpose of the Australian Code is to promote the ethical, humane and responsible care and use of animals for scientific purposes which is entirely for human gain–many fail to see how such a thing could ever be humane or ethical.
Why Animal Testing is Unnecessary
The Director of Research Defence Society (which serves only to defend animal testing) was asked if medical progress could have been achieved without animal use. His written reply was “I am sure it could be.”Read More
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