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Time is running out to speak out for chimps

Retired Chimps Belong in a Sanctuary Deadline is this Friday, August 10! Nearly 270 chimpanzees are still waiting to be moved from laboratories to their rightful, retirement home, Chimp Haven. Most have literally waited a lifetime for a chance at … Continue reading

Activate for Animals | July 2018

Urgent: Chimps must be moved to sanctuary Bring Them Home! Nearly 270 NIH-owned and -supported chimpanzees are still waiting to be moved from laboratories to their rightful, retirement home, Chimp Haven. Most have literally waited a lifetime for a chance … Continue reading

Californians—
Your Help is Needed!

SHARE:   Closing in on Cruelty-Free Cosmetics! The California Cruelty-Free Cosmetics Act (SB 1249) is facing a hearing in the state Appropriations Committee on August 8 and you can make a difference! This bill would prohibit the sale of cosmetics … Continue reading

Did You Take Action
For Animals?

SHARE:   It was an exciting weekend at the Taking Action For Animals conference, and we’re glad you stopped at the AAVS table. Thank you for signing up to receive our e-newsletter, Activate For Animals, and for entering our raffle … Continue reading

World Chimpanzee Day is July 14

A special day to help Chimps! SHARE: AAVS is excited to join in celebrating the very first World Chimpanzee Day! It’s the perfect opportunity to raise awareness about the threats chimps face, and it’s a reminder that chimpanzees are still … Continue reading

Activate for Animals | June 2018

  Save animals, support Humane Cosmetics Act SHARE: If there was a way to help stop the use of animals to test cosmetics, wouldn’t you want to support it? Well, there is! The Humane Cosmetics Act (HCA) is a bill … Continue reading

What Do You Admire About AAVS?

SHARE:        Inspire others to support our mission and help animals by expressing your admiration for AAVS on Great Nonprofits, a website for reviewing philanthropic organizations. Just a sentence or two to share your understanding about the importance … Continue reading

Who cares? They Do!

SHARE:        (From Left) Hardworking staff members Jeremy, Kelly, and Darren at Mindy’s Memory Primate Sanctuary in Oklahoma AAVS is celebrating the work of some special people on Animal Sanctuary Caregiver Day! AAVS has supported sanctuaries caring for … Continue reading

Activate for Animals | May 2018

Proposal to relax rules puts animal welfare at risk SHARE: Deadline to submit comments is June 12! The 21st Century Cures Act directs NIH to find ways to reduce the so-called “regulatory administrative burden” for those who conduct animal experiments, … Continue reading