News: Animals in the wild
04 February 2016
Following the tragic news of a Scottish tourist that was killed by an elephant in Thailand, our report reveals the extent to which animal abuse exists in tourism around the world.
04 February 2016
Since 2005, in partnership with Asociatia Milioane de Prieteni, your support has freed 87 bears from illegal captivity and delivered them to the World Animal Protection funded sanctuary near Zarnesti in central Romania. Now we have approximately 10 more to go.
03 February 2016
This is a stark reminder that elephants are wild animals, and not meant to be ridden.
01 February 2016
The tragic death of Roger Gower, the former accountant turned anti-poaching pilot who was killed when his helicopter was shot by poachers on Friday, shows the extreme brutality employed in this appalling trade.
31 January 2016
The confiscations come as a result of evidence showing their involvement in wildlife trafficking.
30 January 2016
This brilliant news comes after nearly 175,000 of you signed the petition to demand that they stop contributing to the cruel industry.
13 January 2016
Helen Proctor, our Sentience Manager, talks about observing elephants in the wild as the best way to fully experience these incredible animals.
05 January 2016
Right now animals suffering in the name of tourist entertainment need your help.
13 December 2015
People often try to tell us it’s impossible to save wild animals from poaching, wildlife entertainment and trade. World Animal Protection's Kate Nustedt shares how she turns that doubt into strength and inspiration.
11 December 2015
Thanks to World Animal Protection supporters who took action against Japan’s unlawful and inhumane hunting of whales.