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A gift in your will to Animal Free Research UK is leaving a truly, lasting legacy: our tireless work saving animals from experiments will continue because of your kindness.
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Nearly 4 million animals were used in research in the UK in 2017 (latest Home Office statistics)


Every minute of every day, 7 animals are used in research in the UK


We have awarded grants to over 200 research projects since our foundation in 1970




With your help, we can free animals from laboratories for good.

Our work is funded entirely by your generous support. Your donation helps to fund some of the most advanced and successful human-related techniques in many areas of medical research including cancer, Alzheimer’s, asthma, heart and liver disease.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

SKYDIVE FOR ANIMAL FREE RESEARCH

Do something amazing for animals and skydive from 10,000 feet to support our ground-breaking animal free research!

The Big Half 2019

We have limited places available in The Vitality Big Half 2019. Raise funds and help to save animals from being used in medical research by securing your place today!

LATEST NEWS

Animal Free Research UK welcomes government review to end animal experiments

Media reports over the weekend said Home Secretary Priti Patel has tasked to officials to find ways to end the use of animals in the development of medicines. 


Biomedical Research Must Change — But a Shift Toward Human-specific Research Methods Is Only Part of What Is Needed

Animal Free Research UK’s Science Director, Dr Jarrod Bailey, writes article for ATLA (Alternatives to Laboratory Animals):


History must not repeat itself – sign our #TargetZero petition

Stars from Harry Potter, Downton Abbey and Made in Chelsea re-enact a historic moment of protest in the UK animal protection movement to call for an end to animal testing in the UK.


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