Animal Testing Beagle Puppy Farm Approved In Yorkshire – Huffington Post

English: The types of vertebrate animals used ...

English: The types of vertebrate animals used in lab research in Europe in 2005 Category:Animal testing (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

A rabbit after a Draize Test

A rabbit after a Draize Test (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Footage filmed by PeTA inside Huntingdon Life ...

Footage filmed by PeTA inside Huntingdon Life Sciences showed staff mistreating beagles. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

English: One of the many dogs Pavlov used in h...

English: One of the many dogs Pavlov used in his experiments (possibly Baikalhttp://www.cshl.edu/PDogs/29.html), Pavlov Museum Ryazan, Russia. Note the saliva catch container and tube surgically implanted in the dog’s muzzle. Deutsch: Einer der vielen Hunde, die Pawlow in seinen Experimenten gebraucht hatte, Pawlow Museum Rjasan, Russland. Zu beachten ist, dass der Speichelauffangbehälter und Schlauch chirurgisch in das Maul eingepflanzt wurde. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

This is a must read from Huffington Post. Check it out!

via Animal Testing Beagle Puppy Farm Approved In Yorkshire.

Today, I overheard my wife asking in a pharmacy if a cosmetic product was developed using animal testing. We picked up the thread later and she assured me that there was a huge push back against animal testing in both the cosmetics and domestic cleaning products industries?

There are eye-watering profits in the cosmetics industry so in the 21st. century, there’s no excuse for animal testing.

It’s very disappointing that the UK which is a pet-loving country still permits animal testing and is approving this new puppy farm in Yorkshire.

Are you pushing back against animal testing?

Thoughts?

Around 65,000 primates are used each year in t...

Around 65,000 primates are used each year in the U.S. and Europe. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

What Makes a Great Sled Dog? Breed, Ambition, Tough Feet – National Geographic

This is an excellent and insightful article from the National Geographic. Check it out!

via What Makes a Great Sled Dog? Breed, Ambition, Tough Feet.

These wonderful dogs are very, very different from the average North American pet and the competition of Crufts. These are real working dogs and proud of it.

Thoughts?