Laboratory Animal Testing

Giving Freedom and New Homes to Beagles from Testing Labs!

BFP in actionBeagle Freedom Project

According to BFP  …  “Beagles are the most popular breed for lab use because of their friendly, docile, trusting, forgiving, people-pleasing personalities. The research industry says they adapt well to living in a cage, and are inexpensive to feed. Research beagles are usually obtained directly from commercial breeders who specifically breed dogs to sell to scientific institutions.

A project of Animal Rescue, Media & Education ARME), BFP reaches out to organizations conducting testing on beagles in university and other research facilities includes medical/pharmaceutical, household products and cosmetics to rehome them.

When they are no longer wanted for research purposes, some labs attempt to find homes for adoptable, healthy beagles. Working directly with these labs, Beagle Freedom Project is able to remove and transport beagles to place them in loving homes. All rescues are done legally with the cooperation of the facility.

BFP is working to build the Rescue & Outreach Center (ROC) to provide the temporary care for laboratory dogs and animals as they transition and get the veterinary care, love, and psychological assistance they need to begin their new life.  YOU can buy a brick and help them make the ROC a reality!

Learn more about the Beagle Freedom Project and keep Generation Wags posted on how you are helping them move their efforts forward!

 


 BeFreegle Foundation

cropped-logo11The BeFreegle Foundation is a unique non-profit organization dedicated to providing sanctuary and rehabilitation to dogs that have been used in research. The Foundation is dedicated to helping former research dogs become beloved companion animals through fostering each dog in a home environment until they become familiar with their new life and are ready to be adopted.


 More to read from Animal Legal Defense Fund about animal testing including a downloadable pamphlet to help advocate for animals.
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