BUAV

AcronymDefinition
BUAVBritish Union for the Abolition of Vivisection
BUAVBritish Union Against Vivisection (est. 1898; London, UK)
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The BUAV investigation found that a typical MBA used "hundreds" of animals but were requested by Ipsen to keep the exact figure confidential.
The RSPCA and BUAV said they are members of the Fundraising Standards Board and abided by a code of conduct limiting how often they contact people.
"The BUAV believes it is wrong that animals should have to suffer in this way so that researchers can investigate the effects of substances that humans voluntarily abuse and which are already known to be harmful.
BUAV chief executive Michelle Thew said: "It is paradoxical that experiments similar to those rejected in Germany for inflicting unacceptable suffering on animals without corresponding benefits, were approved by the UK Home Office at Newcastle University.
Leaping Bunny contact: Sarah Kite, Director of Communications at Cruelty Free International & BUAV
BUAV head of science, Dr Katy Taylor, said: "Liverpool John Moores University has been leading the way with its support of alternatives to animal tests such as computer models.
Michelle Thew, CEO of BUAV, said she was "delighted" at the decision.
The BUAV will continue to work towards ending this appalling suffering taking place in our laboratories.
The British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection (BUAV) collected 40,000 signatures in an online petition calling for Cardiff University to end all experiments on cats and kittens.
In 1991, the BUAV (founder of Cruelty Free International) established a European coalition of leading animal protection organisations across Europe (ECEAE) with the objective to end the use of animal testing for cosmetics.
Established by the BUAV - one of the world's longest standing and most respected animal protection organisations - Cruelty Free International works with governments, regulators, companies and partner organisations worldwide to achieve effective long-lasting change for animals.
Established by the BUAV, one of the world's longest standing and most respected animal protection organizations, Cruelty Free works with governments, regulators, companies and organizations world-wide.