Mice and rats are intelligent, social, loving animals who form lifelong bonds, can feel love, happiness (they giggle when tickled!), fear and pain. And they def don’t want to be burned, blinded, poisoned or killed in product tests.
Fast-food chain Steak ‘n Shake is airing a new ad featuring a young chimpanzee in a tuxedo.
Typical training methods for chimpanzees and other great apes used for entertainment—who are taken away from their mothers shortly after birth—includekicking, beatings with clubs, psychological abuse and intimidationto make the animals perform on cue.
With all the holiday parties, family get togethers, and last minute shopping, don’t forget about your furry friends at home who only want your presence as their present :) Be sure you give them plenty of love this holiday season and every day, and never leave them out in the cold.