News: Animals in the wild
14 May 2014
Today we celebrate the official opening of our bear sanctuary in Romania - the largest in Europe - which provides a home to bears rescued from illegal captivity and cruelty.
09 May 2014
World Animal Protection and BRC estimate that around 40-45 bears remain in captivity for use in the brutal blood sport of bear baiting. In March 2014, one more of these long-suffering animals was surrendered to our partners in Pakistan, the Bioresource Research Centre (BRC).
28 February 2014
Check out these fascinating and little-known facts about our beautiful Romanian bear sanctuary, run by our partner Asociatia Milioane de Prieteni (AMP), from World Animal Protection’s wildlife expert Victor Watkins...
21 January 2014
The annual slaughter of bottle-nosed dolphins taking place in Japan this week is deeply troubling. Many of you have expressed your concerns and called for action to stop the killings.
01 January 2014
The quick thinking of our vet, Dr Jan Schmidt-Burbach, has saved the life of a much-loved bear at our Balkasar Sanctuary in Pakistan.