External links


  • The ARRIVE guidelines (Animal Research: Reporting of In Vivo Experiments) include a checklist with the essential information that has to be provided when publishing about work involving test animals.
  • The PREPARE guidelines and accompanying checklist help researchers to plan animal tests, in order to optimise the research in all respects.
  • NC3RS: The British National Centre for the Replacement, Refinement & Reduction of Animals in Research is the best source of information about the three R’s: replacing, refining, and reducing. The three R’s are an essential standard with regard to planning research with animals in research.

Organisations concerned with animal testing

Government websites on animal testing

Animal rights organisations