Victory! 80 Monkeys Saved From Laboratory
After thousands of e-mails, hundreds of phone calls, and a PETA "monkey" paying a visit to China Southern Airlines' L.A. office, the airline--which is the largest in China--has made the compassionate decision to cancel its plans to ship 80 monkeys from China to the U.S., where they were going to end up in the hands of Shin Nippon Biomedical Laboratories (SNBL) and Harlan Laboratories and be tormented in cruel experiments.
Our "monkey" poses with two China Southern Airlines employees, who were behind us 100 percent.
Now, we're urging China Southern Airlines officials to join with many
other major airlines, including Delta, American, United, British Airways,
and Virgin Atlantic, and refuse to transport primates to laboratories ever
again. You can also write to them here. We'll keep you posted!