What's New at NEAVS

-U.S. Fish and Wildlife (FWS) uplisting for captive chimpanzees to be listed as endangered is now in effect!
Their new FWS endangered status affords chimpanzees further protections, such as restrictions on their use in research and entertainment. Read more

- The Humane Cosmetics Act is now reintroduced! Ask your Rep for support!
The HCA will end the use of animals in cosmetics testing within one year and the sale of animal-tested cosmetics in the U.S. within three. Read more

Protecting Animals

Release Chimps

NEAVS' major campaign, Project R&R: Release and Restitution for Chimpanzees in U.S. Labs, will end the use of great apes in research and release them to sanctuary.

Project R&R and ReleaseChimps.org

Advancing Science

For Humans and Animals

NEAVS advances science and protects humans and animals through compassionate ethics and scientific evidence.

Challenging Status Quo Science

Supporting Alternatives

In Science, Education, and Life

NEAVS works to replace outmoded animal research and testing with ethically, humanely, and scientifically superior alternatives.

Good Science vs. Animal Testing

How You Can Help Take Action