What's New at NEAVS

-Thank you for taking action for all monkeys in all labs!
USDA public comment period has ended on NEAVS and co-petitioners' Rulemaking Petition on primate well being. Read more

-Victory! U.S. Fish and Wildlife (FWS) lists captive chimpanzees as endangered, ending their split-listing as 'threatened'
Split-listing allowed unbridled use in research and entertainment. Now all chimpanzees are afforded the same protections. 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