The world’s first responsible tour operator, Intrepid Travel is leading the way in animal protection in the tourism industry and is encouraging Australians to take action to become animal friendly travellers.
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).
In September last year, the Romanian Government approved the mass culling of stray dogs in an attempt to curb the growing canine population. The shocking decision legalised the impounding of any stray dogs and authorised their destruction if not claimed within 14 days.
Your ongoing generosity has helped us support the wonderful work of Pegasus since 2008. The Pegasus Society is dedicated to rehabilitating badly treated donkeys and horses in Israel. Here are some of the recent heart-warming stories from their devoted team.
We are pleased to announce that we have signed a worldwide partnership with one of the world’s biggest food brands, Nestlé. This gives us a fantastic opportunity to improve the lives of millions of farm animals around the world.
At the start of the year, our team was deployed to the site of an erupting volcano in Indonesia, to provide emergency support for livestock. This month they returned to the disaster area to see how the animals they had helped were getting on.