News: Animals in the wild
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
17 November 2014
Reports that an elephant has killed its mahout with two tourists on its back are a tragic reminder that elephants are wild animals, not meant to be used in entertainment.
13 November 2014
World Animal Protection welcomes the $700,000 Environment Minister Greg Hunt has announced to clean up the Great Barrier Reef.
05 November 2014
We are delighted to announce that we have been awarded a Gold Award for ‘Best Animal Welfare Initiative’ at the World Responsible Travel Awards
04 November 2014
This month, World Animal Protection is hosting our inaugural meeting of the Global Ghost Gear Initiative in Slovenia.
03 November 2014
Our global goal to protect animals from illegal wildlife trade results in the very first prosecution of an auctioneer in the UK for illegally selling ivory
04 October 2014
We're launching a new campaign, targeting tourists who are searching for animal experiences online, to let them know the truth about animal suffering before they book.