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

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 5, 2019

Cult Beauty Brand Drunk Elephant Now Cruelty-Free Certified - With Vegan Products

The line, which launched in the UK last year, is based on marula oil and got its name from the idea that elephants eat marula berries to get inebriated

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'

January 7, 2019

Campaigners 'Disappointed' After Monkey Experiment Cruelty Trial Is Suspended

According to animal welfarist organization Cruelty Free International, a cash payment a cash payment 'in the amount of a four to five digit sum' has been agreed instead

December 21, 2018

Vegan Senator Cory Booker Introduces Bill To Reduce Monkey Experiments

The US Senator has been praised for his Primate Bill, with campaigners saying the 'level of suffering that these intelligent and social animals are subjected to in US experiments is shocking'

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

November 27, 2018

Chris Packham-Backed Petition Against Dog Experiments Hits 80k Names

The petition is part of a campaign by welfare organization Cruelty Free International, which is backed by multiple celebrities and politicians

November 13, 2018

Vegan MP Kerry McCarthy Wins Parliamentarian Of The Month Award

The honor recognizes her 'tireless efforts to help end animal testing'

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

November 2, 2018

Monkey Experiments 'Have Failed Patients With Neurological Diseases, Says Scientist

The tests have been described as extremely 'cruel and unnecessary'

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 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 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 20, 2018

UK's Liberal Democrat Party To 'Fight Unnecessarily Cruel Treatment Of Animals'

The party has urged the Government to reduce animal suffering

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