Drawing blood and discussing work habits

Drawing blood and discussing work habits

You’ll have to excuse the irregular blogging schedule lately. Wednesday I decided not to blog since I was in such a good flow working on my dissection preparations, and yesterday, I accidentally fell asleep before I had time to blog. And although having a 10 hour...

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On the ethics of animal research

On the ethics of animal research

The second block of vet school is over, and another exam is finished. During this week’s intensive course on animal testing, we learned about why we use animals in research, and the work done to preserve animal welfare while conducting experiments. What I found most interesting though was the ethics of it all, and the distinction between inherent and intrinsic value in humans and in animals.

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