On Monday, a full ban on the testing of cosmetic products on animals came into force in the European Union. The complete ban was welcomed by animal rights groups but some in the cosmetics industry remain unconvinced.
It's been a busy week for animal-rights with a federal complaint against UW, the storming of a Beagle farm by Italian activists and the FDA approving the drug Levaquin for the treatment of plague, after it was tested on African green monkeys.
British comedian Ricky Gervais is passionate when it comes to animal welfare. Ambassador for Cruelty Free International, Gervais' new global campaign seeks to end the use of animals in product testing.