How Animal Research Helps Livestock

How Animal Research Helps Livestock

This is the final installment of our four-part series on how animal research helps animals. Click to view part 1 on endangered species, part 2 on our pets, and part 3 on our nation’s wildlife. Despite having always lived in a city, I am surprisingly enthusiastic about farms. After spending hours cleaning sheep’s wool and […]

How Animal Research Helps Wildlife

How Animal Research Helps Wildlife

This is the third part of our four-part series on how animal research helps animals. Click to view part 1 on endangered species and part 2 on pets. Did you know the nation’s wildlife play an important role in everything from our ecosystem to the economy? The delicate balance required for wildlife to flourish can […]

How Animal Research Helps Pets

How Animal Research Helps Pets

This is the second part of a four-part blog series on the ways animal research helps animals. Part one can be found here. Emma, my pet beagle, was about a year old when my family adopted her. Initially, she seemed like a healthy dog, aside from some abandonment issues. At her first yearly checkup, though, […]

How Animal Research Helps Endangered Species

How Animal Research Helps Endangered Species

This is the first of a four-part blog series on the ways animal research helps animals. Endangerment and extinction are impacting several species of animals globally. From deforestation and urbanization, to poaching, pollution, and incurable disease, many argue we humans bear some responsibility and have a moral duty to help animals from becoming endangered or […]