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
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
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'
The state's Cruelty Free Cosmetics Act has passed the House of Representatives and now moves to the Senate for consideration
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
The new line is aimed at teenagers and those in their early twenties. The products are based on fruit extracts
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
Vivisection is barbaric, outdated and repeatedly proven to be misguided, and yet every eight seconds, an animal dies in a British lab
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
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
Animal welfare campaigners say the new technology 'is superior to animal tests and more accurately reflects what will happen in people'
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'
Welfare campaigners have applauded the Government's pledge on keeping the ban - but wants to see the ban go further
The report shows severe cases of animal neglect and a failure to meet basic standards - leading to extreme animal suffering
With more evidence pointing towards considerable interspecies differences and advancements in technology, the testing landscape is set to change
The dogs will have sections of their brains removed before being euthanized
It is the biggest make-up brand ever to be accredited
Campaigners say the use of primates serves little value and causes immense suffering
More than 100 million animals are killed in U.S. laboratories every year
Campaigners have called on airlines to 'stand firm' in their refusal to fly the animals
Campaigners called this number 'completely unacceptable'
The company has announced it support for a global testing ban - but it still sells in territories which require animal experimentation
The giant says its wants alternative methods championed around the world
She says millions of people around the world want to see the testing outlawed
The petition was launched by Cruelty Free International and The Body Shop
Are PETA's inconsistent criticisms doing more harm than good?
A campaign has been launched to ask the brand to stop paying for tests
The petition was started by Cruelty Free International and The Body Shop
The scientist made an impassioned case for the decision to test an ingredient on rats