News: Animals in the wild
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.
18 September 2014
We're celebrating two exciting developments for whales at the International Whaling Commission's 65th meeting this week
11 September 2014
AFL club Brisbane Lions announces plans to bring a live lion into the stadium on match day.
08 September 2014
Local authority calls for an end to the bear bile tourism industry