Posted by Justin Goodman | 19 September 2017

In April, WCW launched a billboard campaign to expose how the Stokes Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VAMC) in Cleveland, OH is one of only three VA facilities still conducting painful taxpayer-funded experiments on dogs.  Now, documents obtained by WCW through the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) show that from March 2016 through March 2017 Stokes...

Posted by Justin Goodman | 14 September 2017

  This summer, a brave whistleblower from inside the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) facility in Richmond, Virginia that does the agency’s most painful dog experiments came forward with disturbing photographs and other information about waste and abuse. VA dog lab whistleblower Todd Woessner and WCW VP Justin Goodman with WCW’s canine ambassador Griffin  ...

Posted by Justin Goodman | 07 September 2017

  UPDATE (9/28/17): The FDA has announced it is suspending its nicotine addiction experiments on monkeys.  Read more. On the heels of WCW’s new lawsuit against the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for refusing to release videos and other documents detailing to the agency’s secretive taxpayer-funded nicotine addiction experiments on baby monkeys, world-renowned primatologist and humanitarian Dr. Jane Goodall...

Posted by Justin Goodman | 25 August 2017

  UPDATE (9/28/17): The FDA has announced it’s suspending its nicotine addiction experiments on monkeys following pressure from WCW, thousands of our supporters and Dr. Jane Goodall. Back in March, we told you how the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is using your tax dollars to inject baby monkeys with nicotine to determine what...

Posted by Justin Goodman | 20 August 2017

  Florida Congressman Brian Mast (R-FL)–a combat-wounded Army veteran and Purple Heart recipient–is a hero for Americans and dogs.  He has been leading the charge to end wasteful and painful dog experiments at the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), including by helping introduce the bipartisan PUPPERS Act to permanently defund these experiments, and cosponsoring a related...

Posted by Justin Goodman | 11 August 2017

  In a new column titled “Puppies Over Politics” published in U.S. News & World Report, PUPPERS Act co-sponsors Representatives Dave Brat (R-VA) and Dina Titus (D-NV) explain how they’ve been able to win strong bipartisan Congressional support to cut painful and wasteful dog experiments at the Department of Veterans Affairs. Join them and urge...

Posted by Justin Goodman | 08 August 2017

  Days after Congress voted unanimously to defund the Department of Veterans Affairs’ (VA) painful and wasteful dog experiments, the VA put its head of animal experimentation on TV to do damage control.  In his desperate attempt to deflect mounting criticism, the VA’s top animal testing official categorically denied some of the most well-documented and...

Posted by Justin Goodman | 07 August 2017

  Thanks to Sharyl Atkisson and her nationally-syndicated weekly news program Full Measure, 43 million households watching 162 TV stations now know about White Coat Waste Project’s campaign to end taxpayer-funded dog experiments at the Department of Veterans Affairs. Watch the Full Measure clip below: Urge your Congress members to support the PUPPERS Act to permanently...

Posted by Justin Goodman | 03 August 2017

  The coalition of military veterans opposed to the Department of Veterans Affairs’ (VA) painful and wasteful experiments on dogs is growing rapidly. In a new column published at Practical Politicking, Krystle Schoonveld explains why veterans like her and other taxpayers should not be forced to pay for waste, abuse and dog torture in VA laboratories. Join...