Number of Animals Killed in Animal Testing
How many animals are killed in animal testing in the US?
Around 10 million a year.
In a news report published in the USA Today on February 14, 2008, the Humane Society of the United States placed an estimate of about 10 million animals killed each year in the United States from animal testing. A 2005 report by the Nuffield Council of Bioethics places the worldwide estimates for animals killed for research at 50-100 million annually.