Animal Experimentation:  Litigation, Activism, and Ethics


Larry Carbone, D.V.M., PhD

Lab Animal Resource Center

Larry Carbone is a veterinarian with a specialty practice in the care of laboratory animals. In addition to his doctorate in veterinary medicine, he has specialty certification in Animal Welfare, and holds a PhD in History of Science. He has written and lectured on the ethics and regulations of working with animals in laboratories. His book, "What Animals Want: Expertise and Advocacy in Laboratory Animal Welfare Policy" [Oxford University Press, 2004] examines the history, ethics and scientific questions that shaped the modernization of the United States Animal Welfare Act in the 1980s.