Animal Experimentation Should Be Legal Essay

751 Words Mar 16th, 2015 4 Pages
Animal Experimentation Many people say that animal experimentation is a cruel thing to do. They disagree on the fact that animals are tested yet others think that it should be legal even if it is harsh for many reasons. I say animal experimentation should stay legal and it’s a sacrifice that we have to make. Over the years, many types of medicines have come out. From Viagra to Tylenol, all these medicines might not be here today if it wasn’t for animal experimentation. Yes most of the time animals suffer when they are experimented on and yes they might be tested on by the same medicine continuously most of the time, but if it weren’t for these animals being experimented, we would have never found the cure for many of the diseases we have to this day, “the California Biomedical Research Association states that nearly every medical breakthrough in the last 100 years has resulted directly from research using animals” (Should animals be used for Scientific or Commercial Testing?). This shows most of the medicines that were made were done with animals and all that they have achieved. When scientists retest the same product it is because they want to know if it will have the same effect as the previous experiments. As humans, we all have different reactions to many things like allergies. One is not going to test a product just once, there has to be multiple tests or else the results can just be just of that one animal. Coffee is a drink that we humans like to drink to wake up…

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