Bunnies are unique individuals who love companionship and their favorite foods. When they’re happy they purr, and those in nature live in large groups. They should always be treated with respect and compassion—NEVER used as laboratory equipment. ❤️
Every year around the world, hundreds of thousands of animals—like bunnies, guinea pigs, rats, and mice—are poisoned and killed in cruel product tests. Experimenters force them to swallow or inhale large amounts of a test substance or they drip it into their sensitive eyes or rub it on their shaved skin. ? These animals spend their entire lives in small cages, living in fear and suffering through these agonizing tests without anything to alleviate the pain. This is NO way to treat a living, feeling being. Bunnies and all other animals deserve to be free. They love their families and friends and want to live their own lives as they please, just as much as we do.
The best way to help animals in labs used for product testing is to make sure you and your family only buy shampoo, toothpaste, cleaning products, etc., that are cruelty-free. But another way to stick up for animals is to encourage others to see them as the individuals they are. We should help people understand that animals, regardless of species, aren’t here for us to experiment on. Let’s give bunnies and other animals suffering in labs a “hand” with this fun five-step activity: