Chimpanzee research to benefit human health has proven unnecessary and unproductive. The Great Ape Protection and Cost Savings Act will end the use of chimpanzees in research. Today in the U.S. some 600 chimpanzees are safe in sanctuary – approximately 1,000 are waiting their turn. Like us, chimpanzees care about family, make choices, laugh, cry, and suffer when their freedom is taken. Chimpanzees deserve release from laboratories and restitution in sanctuary.

What’s New at Project R&R

-Continuing Progress for Animals in Labs
After all of our 2015 achievements, we want to thank you again for your generous support. Because of supporters like you we have seen... Read more

-As we launch into spring, NEAVS’ revisits some heartwarming stories of chimpanzees
Such as Pepper who spent 27 years in research labs, until she was retired to Fauna Sanctuary... Read more

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