"Animal Rights" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The moral and ethical bases of the protection of animals from cruelty and abuse. The rights are extended to domestic animals, laboratory animals, and wild animals.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Animal Rights".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Animal Rights".
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