News: Animals in the wild
15 September 2015
The appalling cruelty inflicted upon Asian elephants used for tourist rides and shows is now spreading throughout Southern Africa.
10 September 2015
Lost and abandoned fishing gear is causing irreparable damage to the world’s oceans. We have gathered experts from around the world to meet in London today to launch the Global Ghost Gear Initiative (GGGI), marking the start of an action plan to tackle this urgent problem.
31 July 2015
We welcome the announcement from the United Nations that will step up international efforts in tackling the illegal trafficking of wildlife.
15 July 2015
We are reaching the final stages of our campaign to end the cruel bear bile industry in South Korea, working in partnership with Green Korea United.
08 July 2015
Our Investigations team have established a new and exciting partnership with Freeland to address the illegal wildlife trade in South East Asia.
03 July 2015
Adventure travel company World Expeditions has set new, higher standards for animal protection in their travel program.
22 May 2015
As a result of mounting global pressure in response to the annual wild dolphin hunt and slaughter in Taiji, Japan, authorities in the country have pledged not to source live dolphins for zoos and aquariums captured during those hunts.
28 April 2015
The Thai government and Tiger Temple owners have come to an agreement over the future of the 146 tigers being used for tourist entertainment at the Temple.
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.