News: Animals in the wild
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.
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.