The University of Bristol is insisting on pursuing cruel and worthless forced swimming tests using rats. PETA will stop these experiments. Here are our latest actions: October 2022: PETA’s “zombies” want to put the final nail in the forced swim test’s coffin. Ahead of Halloween,… Read More »PETA’s Protesters Urge University of Bristol to Ban Near-Drowning Test
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Ahead of the University of Bristol’s 2022 open day, PETA supporters unfurled a giant banner reading, “Uni of Bristol: Stop Torturing Animals! Ban the Forced Swim Test”. The enormous statement could be seen between Gatton Road and Waverley Street, hanging from the footbridge over the… Read More »Visitors Warned of Animal Torture Ahead of University of Bristol Open Day
Just as the balloons were ready for lift-off today at the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta, our massive “rat” had an important message: “The Forced Swim Test Is Full of Hot Air”. We attended the fiesta to demand that the University of Bristol ban the controversial… Read More »PETA Crashes the Balloon Party With a Giant ‘Rat’
Ahead of World Day for Animals in Laboratories on the 24th April, “grim reapers” haunted the University of Bristol for tormenting and killing rats. The ‘Grim Reapers’ are a haunting reminder for Vice Chancellor Brady to drop the cruel forced swim test before he leaves… Read More »PETA Haunts the University Of Bristol with Grim Reapers
Oscar-winning actor Sir Mark Rylance – who just finished performing in Dr Semmelweiss at the Bristol Old Vic – sent a letter to the University of Bristol’s vice-chancellor, Hugh Brady, appealing to him to end the university’s use of the “cruel and useless” forced swim… Read More »Mark Rylance Urges the University of Bristol to Stop Tormenting Animals
PETA collaborated with the University of Bristol’s Vegan Society, which proposed a motion to the Students’ Union urging it to oppose the cruel and debunked forced swim test. Celebrations are in order, as the Students’ Union has passed the motion! The motion will now become… Read More »Students’ Union Condemns Forced Swim Test!