Advocate News Articles

Ali Crumpacker, June 26, 2019
We are excited to share a blog from NEAVS partner Ali Crumpacker, Executive Director, Project Chimps.
Image of a macaque monkey, open-mouthed and wide-eyed, against a lush green background
Win! California’s “Lab Gag” Bill Won’t Become Law
Mike Ryan, May 2, 2019
Thanks to you, a bill to keep animal abuse records secret was just stopped.
USDA: Not Reporting Animal Abuse is “Unacceptable
Mike Ryan, March 14, 2019
A Congressional Directive included in last month’s spending bill rightly takes USDA to task for not doing its job.
Response to Former Yerkes Chimpanzee Giving Birth at Wingham
The Rise for Animals Team, January 24, 2019
Wingham had repeatedly stated it had no intention of permitting these chimps to reproduce. Now another chimpanzee faces a lifetime of captivity behind bars.
Mental Trauma and Laboratory Animals
Nathan Herschler, January 3, 2019
The suffering experienced by animals in labs is not limited to physical trauma.
Our Thanks and New Year’s Resolutions to You
Nathan Herschler, December 29, 2018
What a year! We kicked it off with the development of a new Strategic Plan and ended it targeting some of the worst abuses by animal experimenters.
A Bill to End USDA Kitten-Killing Experiments
The Rise for Animals Team, December 21, 2018
If you’ve been following the campaign to get USDA to stop killing perfectly healthy kittens, you’ll love this.
With Your Support, We Will Eliminate Animals from Labs
Christie Hendrickson, December 10, 2018
What will it take to get to a world without animal testing? And what will the world look like when we win?
Meet the Primate Testing Experts Advising NEAVS
Mike Ryan, November 20, 2018
We’ve assembled an all-star team of credentialed experts in the field of animal research and primate experiments.