September 2010

No More Animal Testing on Great Apes in Europe!

This is news that I long to hear about from all over the world: the European Union is working hard to eliminate animal testing. Though they haven’t fully outlawed the inhumane practice yet, they have issued some drastic laws in the last week to help curtail much of the cruelty—including a complete stop to testing on great apes. Chimps, gorillas, and orangutans are now officially protected from scientific experiments in Europe.