Activate for Animals – August

TELL USDA TO DEVELOP STANDARDS FOR PRIMATES What do squirrel monkeys, marmosets, and macaques have in common? Unfortunately, they are three of the most commonly used primate species in research. They are social, intelligent animals, which is evident when observing … Continue reading

Activate for Animals – July

SUPPORT LEGISLATION FOR MODERN, NON-ANIMAL TESTING Ensuring that chemicals are safe shouldn’t cost animals their lives. But today, chemical testing means that hundreds of thousands of animals, including rabbits, guinea pigs, mice, and rats may suffer painful burns, ulcers, or … Continue reading

Alternatives Save Animal Lives

Dear Friend, This week, AAVS’s affiliate, the Alternatives Research & Development Foundation (ARDF) announces its grants totaling $220,000 to fund six extraordinary projects that will advance scientific research without the use of animals. This represents a record sum for ARDF’s annual … Continue reading

Shop & Donate at the Same Time!

Because, if you shop on, you can also help AAVS and the animals! AmazonSmile is a simple way for you to support AAVS every time you shop, at no cost to you or us. AmazonSmile offers the same wide … Continue reading

Activate Online – June

TELL YOUR REPRESENTATIVE TO SUPPORT HUMANE COSMETICS The Humane Cosmetics Act (HCA), a bipartisan bill aimed at ending the use of animals in testing cosmetics and their ingredients, as well as the sale of such products, was introduced to Congress … Continue reading

Activate Online – May

FORMER LAB CHIMPS ABANDONED IN LIBERIA HERE’S WHAT YOU CAN DO! Animal protection organizations, including AAVS, are mobilizing to provide emergency funding for the care of 66 chimpanzees, who were abandoned by the New York Blood Center (NYBC). According to … Continue reading

Love Will Keep Them Together

With the support of AAVS’s TLC for Chimps campaign, Jimmy and Candy will be able to celebrate this Mother’s Day – and every day – together. Thank you for bringing them together. SUPPORT TLC FOR CHIMPS

Activate Online – April

NO VACATION FOR MONKEYS IN MAURITIUS STOP THEIR EXPORT You may have recently heard in the news about a monkey lab and breeding facility located in Florida called Primate Products. It’s currently under investigation by a local county council for … Continue reading