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Testing drugs for humans on dogs makes no sense

The US Food and Drug Administration should stop requiring pharmaceutical companies to perform long, costly dog tests for the drug approval process. So a Congressional appropriations committee told the agency last week. The 2021 FDA spending bill directs the agency to explain how companies can avoid dog testing in favour of “human-relevant alternative test methods”. This is an important step. 

Tennessee lawmaker joins call to end federal lab testing requirements on dogs, puppies

A Tennessee congressman is among 17 others calling on the federal government to end testing on dogs and even small puppies by drug companies.

Gruesome experiments on America’s cats exposed as they have spines snapped and potato injected up bums for ‘research’

Gut-wrenching photos and video of cats being operated on to insert devices have been provided exclusively to The Sun by the White Coat Waste Project, which obtained them through the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA).

Bipartisan group of lawmakers demands answers on FDA requiring companies to test on dogs

A group of lawmakers on both sides of the aisle are requesting information about the Food and Drug Administration’s approval process, which sometimes includes making drug companies perform costly experiments on dogs.