§ Sir R. GOWER
asked the Home Secretary the number of dogs which have been used for vivisectional experiments at physiological schools in the London Metropolitan area during the past 12 months?
§ Captain HACKING
Since the 1st January of this year, 823 dogs have been used for experimental purposes in premises within the London area which are registered under the Act. All but a 1685W very few of the animals were kept under complete anæsthesia during the whole time of the experiment and were destroyed before recovering from the anæsthesia.