Kōrero: Animal welfare and rights

An anti-vivisection lecture

An anti-vivisection lecture

This newspaper report of a 1931 lecture about worldwide attempts to abolish vivisection indicates that there were concerns about the practice in New Zealand by this time. Matthew Walker, who gave the lecture, was for a time president of the Auckland branch of the British Union for Abolition of Vivisection.

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National Library of New Zealand, Papers Past
Reference: Auckland Star, 10 April 1931, p. 3

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Nancy Swarbrick, 'Animal welfare and rights - Anti-vivisection and humanitarian movements', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/document/41776/an-anti-vivisection-lecture (accessed 12 December 2019)

He kōrero nā Nancy Swarbrick, i tāngia i te 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 1 Jul 2017