May 10, 2019

Major Dutch Company Ends Near-Drowning Animal Tests After Vegan Pressure

The forced swim tests, which have been discredited by many people, involve putting mice, rats, and other small animals in inescapable beakers filled with water and forcing them to swim so they don't drown

April 19, 2019

Rabbits Have Eyelids Sewn Shut And Are Infected With Cholera In 'Secret University Experiments'

Almost 10,000 rabbits were used in experiments within Britain during 2017 according to the latest data - with many of these taking place within educational institutions

April 4, 2019

'Major Progress' As China Greenlights 2 Non-Animal Methods For Some Cosmetic Testing

The new methods pertain to tests for eye and skin irritation, and according to vegan charity PETA, they will 'will spare countless animals the agony of having substances dripped into their eyes and rubbed onto their skin'

March 26, 2019

Hawaii Takes Step Towards Becoming Cruelty-Free For Cosmetics

The state's Cruelty Free Cosmetics Act has passed the House of Representatives and now moves to the Senate for consideration

March 14, 2019

Undercover Footage Shows Dogs Being Force Fed Fungicides

The beagles, who are part of toxicity experiments, are just 36 of the 60,000 dogs used annually in experiments at hundreds of labs across the United States of America

February 25, 2019

Clarins Launches 'Vegan' Skincare Range It Won't Sell In China

The new line is aimed at teenagers and those in their early twenties. The products are based on fruit extracts

February 22, 2019

Procter & Gamble Joins Major Campaign To End Global Animal Testing By 2023

The giant corporation, which has partnered the Humane Society International on its #BeCrueltyFree campaign, says it's invested more than $420 million over forty years in developing non-animal test methods

February 22, 2019

Vivisection Is Still A Major Issue: Why Don't Vegans Make More Noise About It?

Vivisection is barbaric, outdated and repeatedly proven to be misguided, and yet every eight seconds, an animal dies in a British lab

February 22, 2019

Australia Passes Bill To Ban Animal Testing For Cosmetics

The Industrial Chemicals Bills 2017, which has been passed by the Australian Senate, includes measures which would effectively prohibit reliance on new animal test data for chemicals used as ingredients in cosmetics

February 15, 2019

Ricky Gervais And Vegan Peter Egan Back Campaign To Free Dogs From 'Cruel And Unnecessary' Experiments

The one-year-old dogs, which are in a lab in a major university in Gothenburg, are due to be killed at the end of the month - despite campaigners calling for them to be freed from brutal experiments

January 29, 2019

Senate Passes Virginia Cruelty-Free Cosmetics Act

The state is now closer to prohibiting the sale of cosmetics which include ingredients that have been newly tested on animals. If passed, the new law would take effect from 2020

January 25, 2019

Major Breakthrough In Human-On-A-Chip Testing Could Help End Animal Experimentation

Animal welfare campaigners say the new technology 'is superior to animal tests and more accurately reflects what will happen in people'

January 18, 2019

Ukraine Proposes Law To Ban Cosmetics Animal Testing

The proposed legislation from the country's Minister of Health has been welcomed by animal welfare campaigners who say it would be a 'big step forward'

December 10, 2018

Cosmetic Animal Testing Ban To Stay In Place In UK After Brexit

Welfare campaigners have applauded the Government's pledge on keeping the ban - but wants to see the ban go further

December 4, 2018

40 Cases Of 'Non-Compliance' In Animal Experimentation Revealed In Government Report

The report shows severe cases of animal neglect and a failure to meet basic standards - leading to extreme animal suffering

November 16, 2018

'The End Of Animal Testing Is In Sight,' Says Cosmetics Expert

With more evidence pointing towards considerable interspecies differences and advancements in technology, the testing landscape is set to change

November 12, 2018

US Government To Carry Out Controversial Experiments On Dogs - Despite Criticism

The dogs will have sections of their brains removed before being euthanized

November 5, 2018

Cosmetics Giant COVERGIRL Certified As Cruelty-Free And Given Leaping Bunny

It is the biggest make-up brand ever to be accredited

October 29, 2018

UK Home Office Has 'No Plans' To Stop Using Monkeys In Experiments

Campaigners say the use of primates serves little value and causes immense suffering

October 26, 2018

Non-Graphic Vegan Video Exposes Horror Of Animal Experimentation

More than 100 million animals are killed in U.S. laboratories every year

October 18, 2018

Pro-Animal Testing Group Cries Discrimination As Airlines Refuse To Fly Monkeys To Labs

Campaigners have called on airlines to 'stand firm' in their refusal to fly the animals

October 17, 2018

400,000 Animals Die In 'Horrific' Botox Tests Every Year, Says Research

Campaigners called this number 'completely unacceptable'

October 15, 2018

OPINION: Unilever Is Not Cruelty-Free Until It Stops Selling In China

The company has announced it support for a global testing ban - but it still sells in territories which require animal experimentation

October 9, 2018

Unilever Joins Calls For Global Ban On Animal Testing As PETA Accredits Its 'Dove' Range

The giant says its wants alternative methods championed around the world

October 8, 2018

Vegan Actor Maggie Q Says 'The Time Is Right' To Stop Animal Testing

She says millions of people around the world want to see the testing outlawed

October 4, 2018

Petition With 8.3 Million Signatures Against Animal Testing Delivered To UN

The petition was launched by Cruelty Free International and The Body Shop

September 13, 2018

EU Parliament Urged To Ban 'Cruel' Monkey Tests

More than 6,000 of the animals are used in the experiments every year across Europe

September 4, 2018

Animal-Free Testing Approved For Botox

The new tests will save hundreds of thousands of mice every year

August 23, 2018

OPINION: PETA's Attack On Impossible Foods Is A Double Standard

Are PETA's inconsistent criticisms doing more harm than good?

July 30, 2018

Vegans Blast Cosmetics Giant MAC For Testing On Animals

A campaign has been launched to ask the brand to stop paying for tests

July 20, 2018

More than 7 Million People Sign Petition To Ban Global Animal Testing For Cosmetics

The petition was started by Cruelty Free International and The Body Shop

August 14, 2017

Impossible Foods CEO Speaks Out Over Animal Testing Row: 'It Was An Agonizing Decision'

The scientist made an impassioned case for the decision to test an ingredient on rats