finding drugs and treatments to improve
health and medicine.
ensure the safety of drugs and many other
substances humans use
improve the quality of human life
similar to humans - applying this data to
countless animals are experimented on and
then killed after their use
Animal testing generally costs an enormous
amount of money
Development of technology
animal‘s body is quite different from the
reaction in a human – data is unreliable
More than 2.5 million live animal experiments
were authorized in Great Britain in 2000.
The animals that scientists have to report
using in experiments include dogs, and cats.
about 14 million rats and mice were used in
research in 2002
Most of these animals are only used in one
experiment, but sometimes the same animal
will be used in more than one experiment.
Most are euthanized shortly after being used
in an experiment.
103,764 of the animals made to feel pain
were not given anything to reduce their pain
◦ Ethically wrong, common sense, justise
◦ Point of view in the article
◦ Inductive reasoning
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