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Compassionate Teaching and Studies About animals, food, health, and the environment From All-Creatures.org

Fiscal 2006 USDA charts list animals used in research by state and category of procedure: NO PAIN, NO DRUGS: 577,885 WITH PAIN/NO DRUGS: 73,640 WITH PAIN/WITH DRUGS: 382,298 Numbers do NOT reflect total animals used
6 August 2008

For example, USDA lists 1,542 facilities where “attempted inspections could not be performed because personnel were not available.”

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