Persuasive Essay On Animal Testing

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Do you know that right now millions of animals - including cats and dogs just like our adorable pets - are being tortured and locked inside cold cages in labs suffering in pain? They jump in fear whenever someone walks past, scared that they will be chosen to be the next experimental tool. After going through this terrible moments every day, almost all of these animals will be killed (if not already dead due to the experiment). It is estimated that every 8 seconds one animal is killed due to scientific research and by the time you have finished reading this paper, approximately 50 animals will have been killed for the sake of another beauty product, candy, etc. But at what price? Animals are different from humans and offer poor and irrelevant experimentation results. Substances which pass animal tests are not automatically safe for us. Therefore, we should stop testing on animals because it is wasteful, it can 't predict the effects of a substance on a human being and it is archaic and outdated.
So, what exactly is animal testing? An animal test is any scientific experiment or test in which a live non-human animal is forced to undergo series of procedures, providing researchers possible reactions of humans to specific substances. All procedures cause animals to suffer and harm their physical and psychological health. Moreover, “No experiment, no matter how painful or trivial, is prohibited—and painkillers are not even required” ("Animal Testing Is Bad Science"). After

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