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Stories with subject: Ethical treatment of research animals
  • University of Iowa research goat that escaped is euthanized 
    Updated: May-27-16 5:57 pm

    IOWA CITY, Iowa - University of Iowa officials say a goat that escaped a research lab and was on the loose in Iowa City for 10 days has been euthanized.

  • University of Oklahoma prepares to close baboon program 
    Updated: May-18-16 4:26 pm

    NORMAN, Oklahoma - An official who oversees the University of Oklahoma's baboon program says its primate population is being reduced as the project prepares to close in the next three to four years.

  • Correction: Louisiana Chimps Moving story 
    Updated: May-05-16 12:08 pm

    NEW ORLEANS - In a story May 3 about chimpanzees, The Associated Press reported erroneously, based on information from the organization Project Chimps, that a university laboratory in Louisiana was the first non-federal lab to agree to move all of its chimpanzees to sanctuary. The nonprofit organization said later the New Iberia Research Center was one of the first non-federal programs to release its entire population of research chimps.