Students used to have to capture stray cats and dogs for anatomical and surgical tutorials. That is now a thing of the past in the Nemishaev Veterinary Department of the National University of Life and Environmental Sciences of Ukraine in Kiev.
Saving animals with computers
In Eastern Europe, there is great potential for replacing animal experiments in higher education with animal-free teaching methods. Thus, animal lives can be saved with relatively simple means. Many teachers are open to modern computer-aided education. Mostly there is only a lack of information and financial resources. In cooperation with InterNICHE we provide help on both levels.
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