Reasons animals are used in science:
The Animal Welfare Act-
Enforcement of the Animal Welfare Act-
The video below suggests that alternatives to animal testing can be found:
Want to know more about animals used in classroom dissections? With parent/guardian permission visit this site: www.navs.org/the-issues/animals-used-in-classroom-dissection/#.Wjp-2jdG2Uk
More Pros and Cons of Animal Testing:
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Cruelty Free by Leaping Bunny; Cruelty Cutter by Beagle Freedom Project; Bunny-Free by PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals)
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