As our readers know, this page only reports humane studies involving dogs who lead normal doggy lives. This is similar to how human children participate in studies – their parents agree to allow them to participate, and they can stop participating at any time due to stress or discomfort. However, there are still studies occurring around the world where dogs are used as instruments in experimentation and held in labs. More than 200,000 dogs worldwide are used in research to te
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