immunocontraception love



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  • n. The use of an immune response to facilitate contraception


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  • The authors warned that this kind of treatment, known as immunocontraception, is still in its infancy and in order to be useful it would need to be safe, effective and reversible.

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  • Today, I need your action on another urgent concern -- urging the Bureau of Land Management to stop the cruel and senseless roundups of wild horses and instead to develop humane, sustainable programs for managing the herds, such as fertility control through immunocontraception.

    Wayne Pacelle: Be Heard by the BLM: Urge an End to Wild Horse Roundups

  • The Bureau of Land Management would save more than $200 million in the next 12 years by using immunocontraception to manage wild horse and burro populations instead of rounding up the animals and putting them in government holding facilities.

    Michael Markarian: Congress Can Spare Taxpayers and Animals

  • The agency should also revamp its Wild Horse and Burro Program, and encourage the broader use of immunocontraception and other alternatives to rounding up wild horses and holding them in pens at taxpayer expense.

    Michael Markarian: Our Change Agenda For Animals

  • Besides developing an immunocontraception vaccine that is at least 70 percent effective in elephants, the research project also yielded another positive result.

    Contraception, Jumbo-Style

  • Culling and translocations are used to regulate elephant populations within protected areas and research into immunocontraception has also been undertaken.

    Zambezian and Mopane woodlands

  • The committee is tasked with producing a comprehensive study that addresses, among other things, total herd populations, genetic diversity, appropriate management levels, and population control options including immunocontraception and "managing a portion of a population as non-reproducing," according to the academy's website.

    The Seattle Times

  • Only then can we work towards the implementation of effective, humane, sustainable, effective solutions, such as development and use of immunocontraception vaccines to stabilize and reduce wild pig populations over time.

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  • Since the park rubber stamps the continued slaughter without putting any non-lethal measures in place (i.e. GonaCon -- an immunocontraception drug that is now EPA approved and cost effective), it is obvious that you are more interested in placating the gun and hunting lobby than you are in doing the right thing and in respecting the will of the majority of citizens by managing our deer population in humane, just and logical ways.

    Thomas Paine's Corner


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