April 24, 2015
Jazzy the guinea pig has an important message to share about the plight of her friends who are forced to undergo cruel and outdated cosmetics animal testing just for the sake of a new shampoo or lipstick in time for World Day For Animals in Laboratories
April 23, 2015
University students from more than 30 institutions across China will be competing in China’s first ever poster design competition to highlight the suffering of animals used to test cosmetics.
April 21, 2015
Ahead of World Day for Animals in Laboratories, Adalita Srsen, from Australian rock band Magic Dirt, said testing cosmetics on live animals is ‘cruel, outdated and unreliable’ and the practice should be banned in Australia.
April 17, 2015
Today at the Legislative Yuan (Taiwan’s Parliament), Legislator Wang YuMin and the Taiwan SPCA (for the #BeCrueltyFree Taiwan campaign), launched a bill to ban animal testing of cosmetics in the country.
April 10, 2015
Well-known celebrities and animal lovers Aya, Junior and Lisa Wang became ambassadors of the #BeCrueltyFree Taiwan campaign, coming together to launch an exciting video calling on Taiwan to change the law and ban cosmetics cruelty.
March 31, 2015
#BeCrueltyFree Campaign Milestone as New Zealand Becomes First Australasian Country to Ban Cosmetics Animal Testing
New Zealand took a major step toward joining the growing list of progressive nations to ban cruel animal testing of cosmetics, following a two-year campaign by #BeCrueltyFree New Zealand.
March 30, 2015
Progress in Autism Translational Research is Being Delayed by Unreliable Animal Models, Says New Paper in Biological Psychiatry
Progress in understanding and treating Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) is being delayed due to unreliable animal models and would benefit from increasing replacement with state-of-the-art research techniques like ‘diseases in a dish’, said leading autism neuroscientist, Professor Alysson Muotri, ahead of World Autism Awareness Day on 2 April.
March 30, 2015
Former MuchMusic VJ and Fashion Television correspondent Lauren Toyota talked about how she hopes to influence others into becoming compassionate consumers.
March 23, 2015
Miss Universe New Zealand & Animal Groups Take 90,000 Signatures to Parliament Calling for Cosmetics Animal Testing Ban
Miss Universe New Zealand, Rachel Millns, and international model Anna-Lisa Christiane, joined with animal campaigners at Parliament today to present more than 90,000 signatures calling for a ban on animal testing for cosmetics.
March 18, 2015
National Congress Applauded for Confirming 16.7 Million Reais Investment in Alternatives to Animal Testing
The National Congress voted to include R$16.7 million in funding for the National Network for Alternative Methods on the 2015 budget, a move applauded by HSI.