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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Animal_testing

Animal testing, also known as animal experimentation, animal research and in vivo testing, .... On November 3, 1957, a Soviet dog, Laika, became the first of many animals to orbit the earth. .... estimates of the animals used in the U.S. range from 10 million to upwards of 100 million each year, and that their own best estimate ...

www.peta.org/issues/animals-used-for-experimentation/animals-used-experimentation-factsheets/animal-experiments-overview

Each year, more than 100 million animals—including mice, rats, frogs, dogs, cats, ... Pew Research Center poll have found that 50 percent of U.S. adults oppose the ... And because animal species differ from one another biologically in many ...

www.hsi.org/campaigns/end_animal_testing/qa/about.html

Oct 21, 2012 ... More than 100 million animals are killed each year in laboratories around the world. ... If animal testing is so unreliable, why does it continue? ... Many different species are used around the world, but the most common ... Old habits die hard, and globally there is still a lack of knowledge of and expertise in ...

speakingofresearch.com/facts/statistics

We use fewer animals in research than the number of ducks eaten per year in this ... We eat over 340 chickens for each animal used in a research facility, and ...

www.crueltyfreeinternational.org/why-we-do-it/facts-and-figures-animal-testing

Millions of animals are used and killed in the name of progress every year. ... that at least 115 million animals may be used in experiments worldwide each year. ... Animal experiments are sadly not in decline, and in many parts of the world are ...

lushprize.org/many-animals-used-experiments-around-world

... how many animals are used in laboratory experiments around the world each year ... Statistics on animal testing are not available for all countries that use animals. ... for the same year put the figure at 3.79 million – 1.7 million more animals.

www.dosomething.org/us/facts/11-facts-about-animal-testing

Over 100 million animals are burned, crippled, poisoned and abused in U.S. labs every year. ... 92% of experimental drugs that are safe and effective in animals fail in human ... Israel and India have already banned animal testing for cosmetics, and the ... more than 50 experiments and the use of as many as 12,000 animals.

www.humanesociety.org/issues/biomedical_research/qa/questions_answers.html

Sep 16, 2013 ... How many animals are used each year in U.S. laboratories for ... Q: What is the most commonly used species of animal in biomedical research? ... year. In some cases, animals are not euthanized, but die as a result of the ...

vivisectioninformation.com/index4561.html?p=1_76_UPDATED-How-many-animals-are-used

A question we get asked regularly is how many animals are used in experiments. ... Union uses around 10.5 million vertebrate animals each year: 28,800 per day or one every three seconds. .... Humans are a major victim of animal testing.