Like many countries, NZ uses animals (mainly rodents, cattle, and sheep) for research, testing, and teaching purposes. Find out why animals are used, how to get approval and the controls in force.
Everyday people around New Zealand are standing up for animals, and there is real change as a result. We are seeing law changes for animals and compassionate living is more popular than ever before!
In the late 19th century opposition to vivisection (scientific experimentation on animals, often with minimal or no anaesthetic) became a major crusade in Britain and elsewhere. But as many of these a
Animals aren't science experiments. Learn all about animals used for experiments and how you can help them!
The pros and cons of animal testing are both important to understand but unfortunately, neither offers a definitive answer to please everyone.
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) Foundation.