News: Animals in the wild
18 August 2015
Great news! We’re happy to announce that thanks to our supporters, Ellie the dancing bear has been saved from a life of torment.
04 August 2015
Days after the devastating news that Cecil the lion was killed during an illegal hunt in Zimbabwe, Delta Airlines in the US announced that it will ban the shipment of all lion, leopard, elephant, rhinoceros, and buffalo trophies worldwide.
31 July 2015
We welcome the announcement from the United Nations that will step up international efforts in tackling the illegal trafficking of wildlife.
29 July 2015
It has been reported that an American dentist paid US$50,000 to shoot Cecil the lion, a national treasure in Zimbabwe, earlier this month.
27 July 2015
We’re getting closer to phasing out the bear bile industry in China
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.
23 June 2015
Indigenous Affairs Minister Nigel Scullion has said the hunting of crocodiles in the Northern Territory could be happening within a year, at a price.
20 June 2015
The Romania bear sanctuary is now home to one of its youngest residents – after our local partner was called out to a terrified bear cub, found roaming all alone, in the middle of a major Romanian city.
16 June 2015
Environment Minister Greg Hunt is right to ban the importation of lion trophies from Africa.