Deadly Doses: Recreational Drug Experiments on Animals and How It Wastes Millions of Tax Dollars, November 2015

Taxpayers Protection Alliance

November 4, 2015

Animal Justice Project USA and the Taxpayers Protection Alliance have united to uncover an epidemic of deplorable government spending on recreational drug experiments on animals as part of the Animal Justice Project USA’s ‘Deadly Doses: A Legal Low’ campaign. The experiments not only appear to be of no value to human health but also lead to the needless suffering and death of countless animals.

In total, we identified 95 experiments related to the effects of recreational drugs on helpless animals. These trials occurred at 21 prestigious institutions including Yale, Stanford, Caltech, UC Berkeley, the University of Texas Health Science Center, UCLA, Scripps Research Institute, the University of Florida, USC, and Arizona State.

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