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Funding Smarter Science though the International Foundation for Ethical Research

January 18, 2022 Comments Off on Funding Smarter Science though the International Foundation for Ethical Research
January 19 @ 9:40 am

As part of our long-standing commitment to advancing science without harming animals, NAVS awards an annual grant to our partner organization, the International Foundation for Ethical Research (IFER), to support…

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Bernard Rollin, Ph.D. – A Tribute

December 14, 2021 Comments Off on Bernard Rollin, Ph.D. – A Tribute
January 19 @ 9:40 am

Peggy Cunniff, Executive Director Emerita Paying tribute to any extraordinary individual is a formidable challenge, but in remembering Bernard E. Rollin, words are totally inadequate to describe the unique character…

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USDA to Require Disaster Preparedness Plans for AWA Facilities

December 14, 2021 Comments Off on USDA to Require Disaster Preparedness Plans for AWA Facilities
January 19 @ 9:40 am

Due to climate change, we live in a world destined to see an increase in the number and severity of natural disasters that will have a detrimental effect on the…

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NAVS Advocates Helped Move Humane Bills Forward in 2021

December 14, 2021 Comments Off on NAVS Advocates Helped Move Humane Bills Forward in 2021
January 19 @ 9:40 am

The only thing better than seeing animal welfare bills become laws is sharing the victories with you! In 2021, NAVS tracked more than 40 pieces of legislation related to lab…

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Animal Research: A Matter of Moral Relevance

November 22, 2021 Comments Off on Animal Research: A Matter of Moral Relevance
January 19 @ 9:40 am

by Bernard E. Rollin, Ph.D. Philosophers have shown that the standard reasons offered to exclude animals from the moral circle, and to justify not assessing our treatment of them by…

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Budget Discussions Bring Legislative Optimism for Animals

November 16, 2021 Comments Off on Budget Discussions Bring Legislative Optimism for Animals
January 19 @ 9:40 am

Anyone following national news of late is probably getting tired of hearing about the federal budget, and that’s fair. The budget process seems to drag out longer every year, and…

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Support the Humane Research and Testing Act of 2021

November 16, 2021 Comments Off on Support the Humane Research and Testing Act of 2021
January 19 @ 9:40 am

The Humane Research and Testing Act of 2021 (H.R. 1744) addresses two important objectives related to the use of animals in research: it presents an opportunity to advance the development…

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The Humane Science “Class of ’22”

November 16, 2021 Comments Off on The Humane Science “Class of ’22”
January 19 @ 9:40 am

Continuing our longstanding investment in ending the exploitation of animals used in science, NAVS and the International Foundation for Ethical Research (IFER) are pleased to announce the recipients of the…

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NAVS Statement re: Dr. Anthony Fauci Allegations

October 29, 2021 Comments Off on NAVS Statement re: Dr. Anthony Fauci Allegations
January 19 @ 9:40 am

NAVS is aware of serious allegations being levied in some social media spheres against Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, about his role…

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An “Ethical Framework” for Animal Research

September 27, 2021 Comments Off on An “Ethical Framework” for Animal Research
January 19 @ 9:40 am

Scientists’ thoughts about animal experimentation have evolved over time, with efforts to replace, reduce and refine the use of animals in research now being actively considered prior to experimentation thanks…

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