Animals in the wild

We're working around the globe to protect wild animals – and to keep wild animals in the wild, where they belong.

Wild animals aren't entertainers, pets, photo props or medicine. 

A wild pangolin in the dust
With the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic sweeping across the globe, we can no longer ignore the dangers of exploiting wild animals.
A poached pangolin in Northern India
We join the 18th Conference of Parties this August to push for change for the most vulnerable wild animals
India star tortoise
Our houses are no home for a wild animal. Learn how we’re tackling it
Sea Change
Stop 'ghost' fishing gear threatening sea life
An elephant in Mikumi National Park, Tanzania
See our work with farmers in elephant habitats
Leading retailers pull civet coffee from shelves
Sold as a luxury, caged civet coffee causes huge suffering
End the use of bear bile in Asian medicine
Alternatives exist – so help us fight the bear bile industry
Stop cruelty to bears
Help tackle bear baiting and bear dancing
A herd of elephants in the wild in Sri Lanka
Make sure you don't harm animals on holiday
bears in sactural
Help provide homes for bears rescued from grim daily suffering
Atlantic spotted dolphins off the coast of Azores, Portugal
We work in partnership with others to protect sea life around the world.