write/call Charles River Labs re: 2 monkeys amputated fingers
- Despicable! Let them know how you feel
Charles River BRF
305 Almeda Genoa Road
Houston, TX 77047
Phone: (713) 433-5846
Fax: (713) 433-6971
Notes: Laboratory animal supplier (nonhuman primates).
See Wilmington, MA.
At the Charles Rivers animal research lab in Sparks, the fingers of
two monkeys were caught in the wiring of their cages and a dolly while
being moved. The tip of the tail of a third monkey was cut and was
Two monkeys whose fingers were squashed and amputated at a Sparks
laboratory are among 20 violations that a national animal rights group
cited in seeking a larger fine against Charles River Laboratories.
Stop Animal Exploitation Now, based in Cincinnati, said the 20
violations in 2006 and 11 in the first half of 2007 were reported by
the company to federal officials and obtained through the U.S. Freedom
of Information Act.
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