Summary: After Sunita's beloved pet cat, Mittens, gets injured on her watch, she wonders if vet work is right for her. She takes an internship at a research lab, but learns that they test on animals and eventually put them to sleep. Sunita loves animals, but can she find a way to work with them without harming them?
Publisher / Publication Date: Puffin Books 2012
Copies Available at Woodmere2 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC AND
Summary: Animal testing is a controversial practice, and many people have strong feelings about it. Understanding both sides of the debate about animal testing is crucial for the development of an informed opinion about this issue. Through unbiased main text and fact boxes, readers are presented with information and statistics used by those who support and oppose animal testing, and they are encouraged...
Publisher / Publication Date: KidHaven Publishing 2019
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 179 LAW
Summary: A fox terrier and a black labrador escape from an animal research station and must run for their lives when it is rumored they are carriers of a plague.
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: Trinity Home Entertainment 2004
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Action / Adventure DVDs, Call number: DVD ACTION/ADVENTURE PLA
Summary: The Freeman family--Charles, Laurel, and their daughters, teenage Charlotte and nine-year-old Callie--have been invited to the Toneybee Institute in rural Massachusetts to participate in a research experiment. They will live in an apartment on campus with Charlie, a young chimp abandoned by his mother. The Freemans were selected for the experiment because they know sign language; they are...
Publisher / Publication Date: 2017
Copies Available at Interlochen1 available in Adult- Fantasy, Call number: Fiction Greenridge 2017
Summary: Tory Brennan is the leader of a band of teenage 'sci-philes' who live on an island off the coast of South Carolina and when the group rescues a dog caged for medical testing, they are exposed to an experimental strain of canine parvovirus that changes their lives forever.
Publisher / Publication Date: Razorbill 2010
Copies Available at Kingsley1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION REI
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC REI
Summary: There are two sides to every story. Debates help society grow, and they are a key part of a democracy. Learn about eight of today's most heated issues, and decide what you think.
Publisher / Publication Date: Focus Readers 2018
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Consider This, Call number: J 179 TER
Summary: Laughton is a mad doctor conducting ghastly genetic experiments on a remote island in the South Seas, much to the fear and disgust of the shipwrecked sailor who finds himself trapped there.
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: The Criterion Collection 2011
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Horror DVDs, Call number: DVD HORROR ISL
Summary: A comprehensive overview of human and environmental exploitation of animals including those used for experimental purposes, product testing, and animals raised for food or clothing or used in the entertainment business.
Publisher / Publication Date: Prometheus Books 2007