No experiments in monkeys can show a way to stop the loss of dopamine-producing cells because monkeys do not lose dopamine-producing cells. Those cooperative impulses are being driven by European regulators, who have set 2009 as a deadline for all animal testing on cosmetics. The study also revealed that drug tests on monkeys are just as poor as those using any other species in predicting the effects on humans. But the research also captured my attention because of the explanation of the animal research that could ultimately lead to new treatments for heart failure or other kinds of heart disease. Also, the Draize Test has been thankfully rendered obsolete because of the development of a synthetic cellular tissue that closely resembles human skin.
Given that there are particular animals alone that are protected by the act, other research animals that can be used in experiments and tests may not be protected for their rights. This test is intensely painful for the animal, and blindness, scarring, and death are generally the end results. In our previous post, , we presented slogans that can be used to raise voice against tigers killing and hunting. Using animals in research and to test the safety of products has been a topic of heated debate for decades. Learn to suffer without complaining! So animals might be resistant to a product that may kill humans, And vice verse.
These individuals feel that animals have no rights because they lack the capacity to understand or to knowingly exercise these rights. It had been tested on animals first. Friendship is the best ship which can lead you on a world tour. The animals of the world exist for their own reasons, they were not made for humans anymore than black for white, or woman created for men! What if I told you that these animals are burned, crippled, abused and poisoned on a regular basis? It is time to act, time to raise awareness and stop cruelty. Why animal research is bad science. Estimates found that the program could require killing an additional 3.
Stop the animal testing, and save a life. The article listed 10 ways on how to be an activist such as to write letters and to stop using products that are tested on animals. In addition, scientists estimate that approximately one-third 188, 277 of the 564, 830 cancer deaths expected to occur in 2006 will be related to poor nutrition, physical inactivity, overweight, and obesity. Using animals in research and to test the safety of products has been a topic of heated debate for decades. You can go to their websites and confirm that these chronic diseases are highly preventable. Within a couple of days these dogs disappeared from the pound unexpectedly and were loaded onto a Santa Fe railroad that was heading for Texas Weber 2.
But, animal testing has never been a solution. However, animal experimentation in medical research and cosmetics testing cannot be justified on the basis that animals are lower on the evolutionary chart than humans since animals resemble humans in so many ways. However, now scientists are able to use actual humans cells and tissues to identify the likely human response to products of certain toxicities, components, etc. Since the science is ineffective, other methods are needed. They are not volunteer test subjects taking away their life since birth. Stop Animal Testing: Replace Animals in Research with Non-Animal Alternative Methods.
Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again. But in many ways the alternatives are driven by a few giants eager to move from animal testing for scientific, business and image reasons. Some information can only be discovered through the actual experimentation of living organisms, and since testing on humans would be despicable, the best option is through use of animals. Still other people think that animal testing is acceptable because animals are lower species than humans and therefore have no rights. You have presented no argument in response to the specific ethical question I raised, i. In my eyes people are no better than animals and animals are no better than people.
We as humans tend to think we are the only important living things on this planet when we are the one's destroying this planet. Slowly see the affect, as the animals reconnect! Everyday thousands of animals die from animal testing. That means no legal permission to experiment on them is needed and they are not included in any statistics. We should behave kindly with them. There are some pharmaceuticals products that are required by law to be tested on animals. In our previous post, , we presented slogans that can be used in protest against dog fights.
A friend is one who takes me for what I am. Hehe :p Today, I wanted to publish my thoughts on a topic that I, being a keen animal lover strangely not really thought about that much. About 25 to 50 billion animals are killed every year due to animal testing. Therefore, because effective means of product toxicity testing are available without the use of live animal specimens, testing potentially deadly substances on animals is unnecessary. Animals should be treated with respect and dignity, and this right to decent treatment is not upheld when animals are exploited for selfish human gain.