Act News Articles

A monkey trapped in a cage
“Something Is Very Wrong at Lovelace”
Amy Meyer, January 3, 2020
Appalling neglect at Lovelace Institute kills monkeys: Tell the USDA to issue the maximum penalty.
A macaque sits among greenery
Historic Action to End Testing on Monkeys
Nathan Herschler, December 18, 2019
More monkeys are suffering cruel tests in labs in America than any other time in history. Here’s our chance to throw the cage doors open.
Dog and cat laying side by side
Dogs and Cats Used in Research Deserve a Shot at Adoption
Mike Ryan, December 3, 2019
In the past four years, 10 U.S. states have passed laws mandating that scientists experimenting on dogs and cats have to make an effort at getting them adopted out.
Take Action for Chimpanzees Denied Promised Sanctuary
The Rise for Animals Team, October 28, 2019
The NIH has announced they will not transfer 44 chimpanzees housed at the Alamogordo Primate Research Facility to sanctuary. Tell the NIH this is unacceptable.
Why is Toxikon Getting Away with Cruel AWA Violations?
Mike Ryan, October 23, 2019
About 45 minutes outside of Boston in Bedford, MA is a corporation called Toxikon that primarily does invasive and often deadly animal experiments.
Update: Purina Thinks It's Okay to Test on Dogs and Cats
The Rise for Animals Team, October 23, 2019
You may remember that last December, we exposed Nestle/Purina for testing on dogs and cats inside a dedicated research facility in St. Joseph, MI. Now we have an update.
Your Tax Dollars Used to Deafen and Kill Kittens in CA
Nathan Herschler, September 20, 2019
Researchers at the University of California-Irvine are restraining healthy kittens and flooding their bodies with a drug that makes them deaf. Take two minutes to make it
Rabbits exposed to anthrax “might die” at Southern Research
Amy Meyer, September 18, 2019
Request the USDA fine Southern Research for their horrible treatment of rabbits.
It’s Time UC-Davis Loses Their License To Harm Animals
Mike Ryan, July 23, 2019
AAALAC, a key accreditation body, needs to intervene before more animals suffer.