Unforgotten: Animals Rescued from Research

In collaboration with the New England Anti-Vivisection Society (NEAVS), Jo-Anne McArthur spent a year documenting the lives of animals rescued from research. These are a few of their stories. Photographs by: Jo-Anne McArthur/ We Animals / NEAVS Narration by: Dr. Theodora Capaldo/ NEAVS Chief Executive Officer Editing by: Kelly Guerin …

The Slaughterhouse

“This is the story no one wants. This is the story I’ve sat with time and time again since 2011, wondering where it could go and who would dare look.” So begins Jo-Anne McArthur’s narration as she recounts this day of filming at a remote slaughterhouse in Tanzania. Photo and …

Sweetwater Rattlesnake Roundup

Since its beginning 58 years ago, the annual Rattlesnake Roundup in Sweetwater Texas has caught and killed over 250,000 wild rattlesnakes. The festival’s activities include live handling demonstrations, beheadings, participatory skinning demonstrations, fried snake eating contests, and a Miss Snake Charmer beauty pageant. Proponents of the roundup defend the tradition …