- Thursday, May 20, 2010, 11:20
- Animal Cruelty, Breaking News
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In Defense of Animals adds $500 to raise reward fund to $1,500
Van Meter, Iowa (May 20, 2010) – An epidemic of missing dogs in south central Iowa has many families desperately searching for their beloved companions. In Defense of Animals (IDA) today added $500 to the $1,000 reward pledged by one victimized family for information leading to the location of the missing dogs and their ... Full story
- Tuesday, April 20, 2010, 8:49
- Animal Testing, Breaking News
- 820 views
Experiments at prestigious universities criticized for wasting taxpayer dollars
Washington, DC (April 20, 2010) – World Week for Animals in Laboratories (WWAIL) is underway, with demonstrations across the globe highlighting the waste of taxpayer dollars on cruel and ridiculous animal research. Only days after taxpayers in the United States filed their annual tax returns, and as tax protests reach new heights, In Defense of Animals (IDA) ... Full story
- Wednesday, March 10, 2010, 14:52
- Animal Experimentation, In the News
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The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) proposes testing gamma radiation on a group of squirrel monkeys, according to a statement posted by Brookhaven National Lab (BNL).
“Squirrel monkeys would receive a level of radiation similar to what an astronaut would encounter on a Mars mission,” the BNL statement explains.
“The monkeys would then live out the remainder of their natural lifetime at McLean , while researchers ... Full story