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05 Nov, 2013, 08:30 GMT Jilly Cooper Supports the BUAV Campaign to End Cat and Dog Experiments

One of Britain's most beloved authors, Jilly Cooper, has posed with one of her two pet greyhounds in support of Our Best Friends, a BUAV campaign...


15 Oct, 2013, 10:00 BST Ricky Gervais Joins the BUAV call to Government to End Experiments on Cats and Dogs

Comedian and actor Ricky Gervais, has posed with his pet cat, Ollie, in support of Our Best Friends, a BUAV campaign calling on the UK Government to...


26 Jun, 2013, 10:06 BST Paul O'Grady Joins BUAV Launch of 'Our Best Friends' Campaign to End Cat and Dog Experiments

Paul O'Grady, television presenter, actor, comedian and star of the popular TV show, 'For the Love of Dogs,' is supporting the launch of 'Our Best...


11 Jun, 2013, 11:00 BST Celebrities, Politicians, Scientists & Academics Join BUAV Call for Independent Inquiry at a Leading UK University

An Open Letter to Lord Taylor of Holbeach, Home Office Minister, has been signed by a host of politicians, scientists, academics, animal welfare...


23 Oct, 2012, 08:00 BST BUAV Forces Government to Ensure Animal Testing for Cosmetics Botox to End

The BUAV has welcomed a commitment by the Home Office relating to the testing of botulinum toxin (commonly known as botox). The new approach has been ...


15 Mar, 2012, 09:00 GMT Ricky Gervais Launches Global Campaign to end Cosmetic Tests on Animals

Cruelty Free International, a new global non-profit organisation spells out vision to end product testing on animals worldwide. (Photo:...


11 Oct, 2011, 07:00 BST BUAV Urges Mauritius Holidaymakers to Help End Cruel Monkey Trade

The BUAV has today launched a new tourist awareness campaign calling on holidaymakers to help save the monkeys of Mauritius. (Photo:...


04 Oct, 2011, 10:30 BST Sienna Miller Supports BUAV Campaign to End Cruel Cosmetics Tests on Animals

Stage and screen star Sienna Miller is supporting the BUAV No Cruel Cosmetics campaign to end animal testing for toiletries and cosmetics sold in the ...


29 Jun, 2011, 12:55 BST Cargo Cruelty Film Cuts Deep

Neo Creates Cargo Cruelty Film for BUAV'S Campaign to End Airline Transportation of Monkeys for Research BUAV commissioned communications agency Neo...


09 Jun, 2011, 11:10 BST BUAV Launches Global Consumer Resource for Non-Animal Tested Cosmetics

- With Photo The BUAV today announced the launch of GoCrueltyFree.org, the comprehensive online resource for people who want to buy products free...


23 May, 2011, 10:00 BST Ricky Gervais Joins BUAV Appeal to Airlines to Stop Monkey Shipments

Ricky Gervais has joined the BUAV's Cargo Cruelty campaign and spoken out against airlines that transport monkeys destined for the research industry. ...


30 Mar, 2011, 10:00 BST Dr Jane Goodall Joins a Host of Celebrities, Scientists, Academics & Politicians in BUAV Call to Stop Cruel Wild Monkey Trade

An Open Letter to UK Prime Minister, David Cameron, has been signed by a host of politicians, scientists, academics, wildlife experts and celebrities....


10 Mar, 2011, 10:00 GMT Sir Paul McCartney Supports BUAV Campaign to end Cruel Cosmetics Tests on Animals

Sir Paul McCartney has declared his support for BUAV's No Cruel Cosmetics campaign to end animal testing for toiletries and cosmetic products sold in ...


18 Jan, 2011, 09:00 GMT Pussycat Doll Kimberley Wyatt and Top Model Jodie Kidd join Marks & Spencer to Support BUAV campaign to end Cruel Animal Tests for Cosmetics Sold in Europe

- With Photo Pussycat Doll Kimberley Wyatt and top model Jodie Kidd, along with British actress Jenny Seagrove and designer Meg Matthews, are among...