The Pros And Cons Of Animal Testing

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Animal testing is a very serious issue. It began in the 17th century and the problem has progressed ever since. You would think that the amount of animals being used for testing would have lead to a huge remarkable discovery, but in reality it has only lead us to ineffective experiment, unprofitable funding, and the coast of many lives of innocent animals. What most people don’t know is that more than half of the experiment conducted on animals are unreliable. Now you may be thinking well every experiment has its flaws. Yes, i agree but if more than half of the experiment being conducted are unreliable shouldn’t that tell us, “Hey may we should find a better way to test out our products?” According to peta’s websites it states that…show more content…
This statement is not true. Many people who are pursuing something in the medical field do not need to perform testing on animal to be certified. “More than 98 percent of U.S. medical schools—including Yale, Harvard, and Stanford—do not use any animals to train medical students, and experience with animal dissection or experimentation on live animals is not required or expected of those applying to medical school. Medical students are trained with a combination of sophisticated human-patient simulators, interactive computer programs, safe human-based teaching methods, and clinical experience.Today, one can even become a board-certified surgeon without harming any animals.”(peta). What most people don’t know is that we live in a world where technology has drastically change the way things are conducted in the medical field. 2016 New England Anti-Vivisection Society, a nonprofit organization explains how scientist develop an alternative method that shown to be safer, more effective products/drugs for humans then testing on animals. These alternative are “skinethic, episkin, and a sophisticated computer based call QSAR, MRI, CT scans , virtual drug test, etc”( neavs..org). They are so many options out there now, then there were before technology came around. There’s no need to waste an animal 's life, when they ‘re…show more content…
Before you think about being pro testing for animals think of your pets, or an animals that has made an impact in your life, children 's life, relative’s life, basically any animal that holds a significant value. .Now Picture that animal that you hold dearly to your heart being taken away to be torchured. It 's a tough imagery to paint. You may not care about animals being torchured, but just remember somewhere out there that’s someone else pride and
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