News: Animals in the wild
07 June 2019
Saturday June 8 marks World Oceans Day. It’s a time to celebrate the seven seas and their crucial role in our existence. It’s also a day to reflect on the wildlife that call the oceans home.
29 May 2019
Wild otters are being poached from their natural habitat, confined in terrible conditions and irresponsibly bred to feed international demand
16 May 2019
On Saturday the 11th of May, World Animal Protection staff and supporters joined other protestors from around the world to come together for international Empty the Tanks Day. Thanks to you we’re taking a stand against dolphins and whales being kept captive for entertainment.
02 May 2019
Dolphins have always captured the imagination of humans, but oddly enough, there are many things you probably didn't know about these beautiful creatures!
22 April 2019
A warm thank you from ChangChill in Thailand. With the help of our generous supporters, the camp formerly known as Happy Elephant Valley is re-opening as ChangChill.
16 April 2019
To celebrate elephants we wanted to share some amazing and little known facts about these beautiful animals.
29 March 2019
Music industry superstars including Cyndi Lauper, Kate Nash, Alesha Dixon and The Saturday’s Mollie King have all joined our #Promise4Wildlife not to feature captive wild animals in their music videos or performances.
18 March 2019
Thanks to our supporters, we're celebrating more than 20 years of World Animal Protection in Australia!
15 March 2019
This is big! Dolphin Marine Conservation Park (formerly known as Dolphin Marine Magic) announced that it will end captive breeding yesterday.
13 March 2019
Australia has one of the world’s largest captive dolphin venues: Sea World, on the Gold Coast. There are currently 30+ dolphins at Sea World, most of which were born and bred there. Even more may be bred in future to provide entertainment for tourists – unless we act.