News: Animals in entertainment
05 January 2016
Right now animals suffering in the name of tourist entertainment need your help.
10 November 2015
The announcement marks an important first step for the company
10 November 2015
On World Animal Day (October 4), together we took direct action for animals: creating a movement to help end the suffering of wild animals in entertainment.
22 October 2015
Oxford University have published a study concluding that at least 4 million tourists who visit tourist attractions involving wildlife are likely to be contributing to large-scale animal welfare abuses.
13 October 2015
Walter Palmer, the American dentist that paid $50,000 to shoot Cecil will not face charges in Zimbabwe after the Environment Minister made an announcement saying that Walter Palmer’s ‘papers were in order’.
06 October 2015
Thomas Cook Group is now claiming that they no longer offer elephant rides and shows to any of their customers – but this simply isn’t true.
04 October 2015
Thomas Cook Group, one of the leading travel companies around the world, is continuing to promote and sell cruel elephant rides. Sign our petition to put an end to this today.
23 September 2015
Contrary to what is often claimed, there is a cruel reality behind the use of elephants in rides and shows, which tourists are largely unaware of. Here we refute five of the common myths about elephants in the tourist entertainment industry.
10 August 2015
Wild animals are enduring lifelong misery for tourist entertainment. Join our movement to keep wild animals where they belong, in the wild.
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.