The Pros And Cons Of Animal Testing

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The use of animals in the medical realm has been prominent for a long time, in fact, it dates back to ancient Greek times. Although there are many controversies surrounding it there are those who object the use of animal experimentation in any research sphere including the medial aspect. Some argue that there is a need for animals in the medical field, suggesting that animal experiments are necessary for the advancement of medicine. Although the causes that give rise to animal testing may sound justified. Animal testing itself has given rise to those who oppose it, the animal rights activists. The use of animals may have been necessary to the medical domain in the past, but there are plenty reasons why animal experimentation should not exist today or nor in the future. Such as the ethicality of using animal, the options of a variety of alternative methods and lastly the questionable scientific accuracy of the research.
The Two Perspectives
There are generally only two perceptive to animal testing debate, those who support it and those who oppose it. The first of the two is those who are pro-animal testing and fully support the use of animals in the medical domain. These people generally consist of researchers who believe animal testing is justified by the many benefits that animal research in the medical domain can provide to human health and medicine. The second perceptive is those who oppose it. This side consists mostly of animal activists, who support and fight for

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