“This Is Me, No Longer Being Silent”: My Turning Point in a Primate Lab
by Madeline Krasno Editor’s Note: Maddie, an IHE grad student, recently spoke at a Moth StorySlam, and we asked her…
A Piggy’s Tale: The Adventures of a 3-Legged Super-Pup
Books
By Tod Emko and Ethan Young Bohemian Press, 2016. 96 pgs Grades 4 and up After he loses his leg…
Animalearn
Websites
Animalearn works to eliminate the use of animals in education and offers resources about dissection alternatives for teachers and students.…
Following My Path to Humane Education
by Melissa Andrews Awakening to My Love of All Animals As a child growing up on a farm in rural…
Animal Testing, Experimentation and Dissection Global Issues Guide
Global Issues Guides
Find books, articles, videos, lesson plans and other resources related to animal experimentation, vivisection, testing and dissection issues to help…
Claude and Medea: The Hellburn Dogs
Winner of the 2008 Moonbeam Award A strange substitute teacher with interesting ideas sparks Medea and Claude to think about the world and the choices they make, which leads them on a mysterious hunt to rescue kidnapped dogs.
Earthlings
Videos/Movies
In Earthlings (95 min) Joaquin Phoenix narrates this exploration of animal use and abuse in the industries of food production,…
Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM)
Websites
Examine the scientific and ethical issues surrounding animal experimentation, and find information about “preventative medicine and good nutrition.”
Animal Liberation
Books
Philosopher Peter Singer outlines the egregious cruelties inherent in our use of animals for food, fur, and research and spurs…
Frans de Waal: We Should Only Do Experiments on Chimpanzees That We’re Willing to Do on Humans
Frans de Waal knows about chimpanzees. He has been studying primate behavior since 1975, and he currently serves as the…
The Lucky Puppy Coloring Workbook: Propaganda Instead of Humane Education
by Zoe Weil A graduate in our program emailed me the link to a coloring book produced by the North…
Institute for Humane Education President Wins Children’s Book Award
by Institute for Humane Education We at the Institute for Humane Education are pleased to announce that our president, Zoe…