The Senate has included $30 million in the FY24 budget to expand primate breeding and research, perpetuating a reliance on animal models that are unreliable and not applicable to human disease.
The U.S. federal government has been funding foreign animal research labs for many years, with little oversight, putting animal lives at risk. However, the Cease Animal Research Grants Overseas Act of 2023 (CARGO Act) could end this practice!
Contact Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack and demand that the USDA do a better job upholding its Congressional mandate to enforce the Animal Welfare Act! To ensure your comment is fully considered, please personalize your message.
Please send a message to the Royal Caribbean luxury cruise line that it’s time to end the transport of primates for research!
A federal court ruled that the National Institutes of Health (NIH) cannot deny government owned chimpanzees who were once used in research retirement at the Chimp Haven sanctuary.
There Should Be a Law!