Activate for Animals – May 2017

End Use of Animals in Combat Training The U.S. military uses more than 8,500 live animals annually to train its medical personnel on how to treat combat trauma injuries, according to the Battlefield Excellence Through Superior Training (BEST) Practices Act. … Continue reading

Happy Mother’s Day from AAVS

Our generous members have made it possible for Riley to live a safe and happy life with his mother, Nina, at Chimp Haven. Happy Mother’s Day, Nina!   SUPPORT AAVS

May the 4th be with You…

…As You Spring Clean   Trust that your spring cleaning will be cruelty-free. Check out these Leaping Bunny cruelty-free certified household product companies!  

Activate for Animals – April 2017

World Week for Animals in Laboratories A lot of people don’t realize that animals are harmed in research, testing, and education. World Week for Animals in Labs is the perfect time to educate others about this unnecessary animal suffering. To … Continue reading

It’s World Week for Animals in Labs

World Week for Animals in Labs starts TODAY and runs until the end of April. Millions of animals suffer in laboratories and education every year, but many people don’t know this. World Week for Animals in Labs is an opportunity … Continue reading

There’s No Tax On Kindness

No one likes tax season. To make it a little easier, here are ways you can support AAVS and help the animals without writing a check: GREAT NONPROFITS Inspire others to support AAVS by telling the world how you feel … Continue reading

Activate for Animals – March 2017

Keep Our Pets Safe Random source Class B dealers earned their notorious reputation. They have made money by selling former pet dogs and cats from pounds and shelters to research facilities so the animals can be used in experiments. However, … Continue reading

🍀 🐴 🍀 Who’s Lucky?

PEGGY IS LUCKY! She was rescued from a PMU farm and now lives at Equine Advocates Rescue & Sanctuary. Your donation to AAVS’s Sanctuary Fund makes this possible. And, AAVS is lucky to have your support for all our programs. … Continue reading


Dear Friend, YOU wouldn’t want to be used as a ‘guinea pig’ for painful, invasive research. Neither does an actual, live guinea pig. Animals don’t volunteer to be test subjects—they don’t have a choice. But we do. Thanks to you, … Continue reading

Activate for Animals – February 2017

You Have the Right to Know On February 3, USDA blocked access to information about legal cases alleging severe animal cruelty and neglect and shut down its online database that houses thousands of searchable records documenting the care and treatment … Continue reading