Middle School Library

Animal Rights


Animal rights megasites

Animal Concerns Community

http://www.animalconcerns.org/

This website provides in depth information regarding animal welfare, treatment and health.

International Society for Animal rights

http://www.isaronline.org/

This organization works to end animal injustices and to expose the suffering and exploitation of animals.

The Moral Status of Animals

http://ethics.sandiego.edu/Applied/Animals/index.asp

A website that provides an overview of the different animal rights perspectives in general. The website also breaks down information by animal.

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals

http://www.peta.org/

Check out the library for information or go to the kids section for animal rights information.

Animals in Research

Animal Research

http://www.amprogress.org/Issues/IssuesList.cfm?c=12

From Americans for Medical Progress, this website explains how medical testing on animals has benefitted humans and animals and addresses ethical issues.

Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare

http://grants.nih.gov/grants/olaw/olaw.htm

Facts, policies and laws surrounding lab animal welfare.

RDS: Understanding Aminal Research in Medicine

http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/

This organization helps people understand the medical importance for the use of animals in research.

Legislation

Animal Legal and Historical Legislation

http://www.animallaw.info/

Repository for any and all national and international animal rights legal materials. Search for US laws and cases as well as world law and cases.

The Animal Welfare Act: Historical Perspectives and Future Directions

http://www.nal.usda.gov/awic/pubs/96symp/awasymp.htm

From the Animal Welfare Information Center from the Department of Agriculture.

Legislation, Regulations, Policies, and Guidelines

http://www.nal.usda.gov/awic/legislat/awicregs.htm

From the Animal Welfare Information Center from the Department of Agriculture.

 



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