The United States needs to catch up with the many countries, including India, Israel and the EU, that have already banned cosmetics tests on animals because they will not tolerate cruelty for the sake of beauty.
As many know, the ASPCA works tirelessly across the country to protect dogs, cats and horses. What some might not know is that we also help many other types of animals, in part by supporting other organizations through our grants program.
For parents it's tough to get reliable feedback whether or not ours is a job well done. So mostly, we assess ourselves, which is an odd performance review system for rookies with a big job and no boss.