News: Animals in the wild
03 March 2015
Please take two minutes today to sign our petition requesting the Ministry of Natural Resources in Russia help us give two, 20 year old bears the freedom they have been denied for so long.
22 February 2015
World Animal Protection responds to the photos of Glenn McGrath hunting African wildlife.
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
05 February 2015
World Animal Protection welcomes the action taken by the Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation (DNP). This is a significant step in helping to protect wildlife from the cruelty of the illegal wildlife trade and of the wildlife entertainment industry.
03 February 2015
We commend the New York State Assembly for passing a bill banning direct contact between people and large wildcats.
23 January 2015
Just weeks after Beyoncé was pictured with a tiger on holiday in Thailand, Cara Delevigne has been pictured with a lion cub in the campaign announcing her as Brand Ambassador for Tag Heuer watch company.
06 January 2015
The singer Beyoncé has been pictured posing with a captive tiger cub while on holiday in Thailand.
18 December 2014
More than 80 captive bears are a step closer to freedom from the illegal bear bile tourism industry in Vietnam. It highlights the immensely positive impact your support has on animals suffering cruelty around the world.
08 December 2014
We welcome today’s announcement that a taskforce will be created to combat the role of transport in facilitating wildlife crime, helping to alleviate the suffering of millions of wild animals.
20 November 2014
We hosted the first meeting of the Global Ghost Gear Initiative, uniting global experts on the problem of lost and abandoned fishing gear