• Coast Guard suspends practice of shooting, stabbing and dismembering animals in trauma training

    3 monthes ago - By Topix

    The U.S. Coast Guard said it has suspended a longtime practice in which it used live animals during trauma training. The suspension will last at least six months, giving the Coast Guard time to examine non-animal alternatives, such as using dummies during what the military has called "live tissue training," Coast Guard spokeswoman Alana Miller said.
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