Advocate News Articles

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.
Chimpanzees Heading to Sanctuary Under New Guidelines
Nathan Herschler, November 9, 2018
We asked our supporters to submit comments to the NIH pleading for the expedited rehoming of former research chimps.
Cat Adoption Offer Featured on “The Pet Show with Dr. Katy"
Mike Ryan, October 31, 2018
If you’re in the Washington, D.C. media market and you love animals, you’ve surely heard of Dr. Katy Nelson and her show “The Pet Show with Dr. Katy.”
Category E: The Darkest Corner of Animal Experimentation
Ed Butler, October 9, 2018
Putting animals in pain to get published is a core business practice for animal experimenters