Abolishing Animal Testing

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Animal Experimentation has been going on since the early 1900’s and hasn’t taken a break since then. Every day 273,972 animals die from animal experimentation that includes dogs,monkeys,cats,cow,rats,fish,mice,lambs, and birds. Animal Experimentation should be abolished because it leads to death or severe illnesses and Animals become violent and start to self-harm themselves. Would you want to live in a world where you were experimented on everyday?
Animal Experimentation leads to death/illnesses/mental illnesses. Animals suffer everyday from undergoing purposeful injuries and deadly surgeries that when happening don’t even get a pain killer or antibiotic to calm or numb the pain. Usually all experiments and surgeries lead to death and suffering,”Animal Ethics that concludes that the practice is “unthinkable” and “in terms of harm, pain, suffering, and death,this constitutes one of the major moral issues of our time””(Goodman Justin ⅓) Animals die and suffer from the pain they have to got through just to see if one little item will help clean a house or help out cosmetologists or even a little pill that they think can cure cancer but really only kills animal.
Animals are abused daily and contract diseases that animals never usually affect
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Thanks to the work of scientists and physicians at Duke University, an experimental new treatment for glioblastoma multiforme, or GBM-- an aggressive tumor that kills about 12,000 people in the U.S. each year--is saving the lives of patients who, just months ago, had little hope of survival”(Trull 1). Animal Experimentation has saved over 12,000 people's lives from discovering new medicine and treatment but that number isn't even close to the number of animals that are killed each
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