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The Plan for Progress: Dogs in Research

As we complete our 90th year of victories on behalf of animals, NAVS is looking toward the future of humane, human-relevant science. To that end, we are undertaking an ambitious, multi-faceted action plan aimed at dramatically furthering our mission to … Continued

Taking The Next Steps To Cut Out Dissection

This story originally appeared in the Winter 2019 issue of Animal Action.  Animal dissection continues to be a commonly-performed classroom exercise in the United States and has been a deeply-rooted tradition in American biology classrooms for decades. Not all students … Continued

Quest For Transparency

This story originally appeared in the Summer 2019 issue of Animal Action.  Why information on animal use is getting harder to obtain—and what NAVS is doing about it. On its face, the issue of “transparency” may not seem like the … Continued

No More Monkey Business

This story originally appeared in the Spring 2019 issue of Animal Action.  Nonhuman primate research is on the rise. Here’s why—and how we’re going to reverse the trend. Bred in captivity, they’re torn away from their mothers when they are … Continued

No More Monkey Business!

This story originally appeared in the Spring 2019 issue of Animal Action. Nonhuman primate research is on the rise. Here’s why—and how we’re going to reverse the trend. Bred in captivity, they’re torn away from their mothers when they are … Continued