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Opposition to Otago’s animal research facility mounting

Friday, 12 August 2016, 4:37 pm | NZAVS

The Otago University’s announcement that they are planning to build a new $50 million, five-storey animal research facility, has created a response of outrage from various concerned organisations and also from members of the general public. More >>

Otago’s animal research facility plan is a crime on health

Wednesday, 11 May 2016, 10:48 am | NZAVS

Otago’s new $50m animal research facility plan – A crime on the future of human health More >>

World Day for Laboratory Animals Observed Nationally

Sunday, 24 April 2016, 12:57 pm | NZAVS

Today April 24 is World Day for Lab Animals and has been observed globally and in New Zealand since 1979. A series of events were held across the world yesterday to draw attention to the use of animals in research and testing. More >>

GE Free Report gets backing from Anti-Vivisection group

Friday, 23 October 2015, 10:43 am | NZAVS

A report released today by GE Free NZ highlights the many faults with 15 years of research on the genetic engineering of animals in NZ. The New Zealand Anti-Vivisection Society (NZAVS) are applauding the report as it shows how animal based research is ... More >>

Why Animal Research Can’t Be Trusted

Friday, 6 March 2015, 9:51 am | NZAVS

A new briefing on the use of animals in biomedical research just published in the UK has been printed in New Zealand. Published by Animal Aid, and written especially for members of the UK based Association of Medical Research Charities (AMRC), it ... More >>

New Zealand Animal Groups Unite to Help

Wednesday, 20 August 2014, 9:16 am | NZAVS

WELLINGTON (19 Aug 2014) – The Be Cruelty-Free campaign to ban animal testing of cosmetics in New Zealand just got bigger and stronger, as two leading animal protection groups come on board. Joining forces with Humane Society International which has ... More >>





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