Help Us End Animal Testing!

In the latest episode of the Social Dog Podcast, listeners are taken on a thought-provoking journey into the realm of animal testing, guided by none other than Justin Goodman, the Senior Vice President of Advocacy and Public Policy at White Coat Waste Project (WCW). With over 15 years of experience leading grassroots campaigns against wasteful and cruel taxpayer-funded experiments on animals, Goodman brings a wealth of knowledge and passion to the discussion.

As the conversation unfolds, Goodman sheds light on the staggering reality of animal testing in the United States, where over 60,000 dogs are confined in laboratories each year, enduring unimaginable suffering in experiments funded by taxpayer dollars. Through WCW’s groundbreaking #BeagleGate campaign, Goodman and his team exposed the shocking truth behind the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) funding of cruel experiments on puppies and dogs, sparking outrage and calls for reform.

But the conversation doesn’t stop at exposing the problem. Goodman delves into the heart of the matter, discussing the origins of his advocacy work, WCW’s mission to end animal testing, and the vital role listeners can play in driving change. From legislative efforts to public awareness campaigns, Goodman paints a vivid picture of the multifaceted approach needed to tackle this complex issue.

However, with the sensitive nature of the topic at hand, the episode comes with a warning for listeners, particularly those who may find discussions about animal testing distressing. Nevertheless, it serves as a powerful call to action, urging individuals to join the fight against animal experimentation and work towards a future where animals are no longer subjected to needless suffering in the name of science.

Ultimately, this episode of the Social Dog Podcast serves as a rallying cry for compassion and advocacy, reminding us of our collective responsibility to protect the voiceless and create a more humane world for all living beings. So, tune in, listen closely, and be inspired to take action against animal testing alongside Justin Goodman and the White Coat Waste Project.

Tune in for our full episode in, Episode 170: