News: Animals in the wild
05 March 2015
We are thrilled that Ringling Brothers, one of America's largest circus companies, will take the historic step of ceasing to use elephants in its shows.
03 March 2015
We are standing up for animals in Brussels today, as an event on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) gets underway.
02 March 2015
We have stepped in to respond to a desperate appeal to save two bears kept in horrific conditions at a restaurant in Russia.
25 February 2015
We welcome the announcement of a new law in the Sindh province of Pakistan, banning the use of bears for entertainment.
21 February 2015
Pangolins being smuggled through Thailand have been rescued in a massive wildlife bust by Thai authorities - in time for World Pangolin Day
06 February 2015
We commend the New York State Assembly for passing a bill banning direct contact between people and large wildcats.
05 February 2015
We respond to this week’s raid of the ‘Tiger Temple’ in Kanchanaburi province in Thailand - during which 100 tigers have reportedly been seized.
06 January 2015
The singer Beyoncé has been pictured posing with a captive tiger cub while on holiday in Thailand.
23 December 2014
Thank you to all our supporters who made another incredible year for World Animal Protection possible!
10 December 2014
Apollo, Sweden’s third largest tour operator, has stepped forward to show their support in promoting animal-friendly tourism.