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Stories with subject: Ethical treatment of research animals
  • USDA: Louisiana lab let monkey's broken arm go for days 
    Updated: Apr-17-15 7:28 pm

    NEW ORLEANS - Keepers at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette's primate lab broke a monkey's arm while moving her and her baby, and the injury went untreated until after an X-ray five days later, according to a U.S. Department of Agriculture complaint.

  • Senate passes bill on adoption of animals used for research 
    Updated: Apr-16-15 8:53 pm

    CARSON CITY, Nevada - Nevada lawmakers have passed a watered-down version of a bill aimed at saving animals from euthanasia when laboratories are done performing research on them.