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Animal Experiments: Unnecessary, Unethical and Unreliable
"Animal experimentation is not necessary. It is expensive. It is inaccurate. It is misleading. It consumes limited resources. And further, it is detrimental to the very species it professes to be working to help - humankind." ~Dr.s Ray & Jean Greek.

Ask your MP to sign EDM 569

Replacing Primates In Medical Research
An expert report by members of FoA giving a detailed analysis of the extent to which primate experiments have already been replaced by advanced non-animal alternatives. It also describes how scientific progress in non-animal methods have the scope to replace primates in medical research. Read the full report here

Read Britches' Story
Britches was the name given by researchers to a Stump-tailed Macaque monkey who was born into a breeding colony at the University of California, Riverside in March 1985. He was removed from his mother at birth and had his eyelids sewn shut as part of a three-year maternal and sensory-deprivation study involving 24 infant monkeys. Read more...

Britches Campaign
With gratitude to the sanctuary who cared for Britches and gave him a forever home, The Britches Campaign is proud to support the work of Primarily Primates, Incorporated, a non-profit sanctuary in Bexar County, Texas that operates to house, protect, and rehabilitate various non-native animals. Read more...

Other Campaigns
We are currently highlighting three other campaigns: Save the Chimps - Rescuing the Coulston Lab Chimps, Apes Used In Entertainment and the supply of Nepalese Monkeys For Use In Vivisection. Find out how you can help. Read more...

Britches T-Shirts
One of a kind Britches T-shirts and Cotton bags are now available to buy. Each purchase raises funds which goes towards helping us produce campaign literature and further merchandise to spread the story of Britches and raise awareness about animal testing. Find out more...