This year’s Marsh International Animal Welfare award was announced earlier this week. The winners, Asociacion Humanitaria Para la Proteccion Animal de Costa Rica, were selected from 28 entries around the world.
On a recent visit to Bangladesh, we met eleven year old Mohamad Bipul, and his four month old puppy Raja. This young pair are living safely and happily together thanks to nationwide rabies vaccinations being delivered right across Bangladesh.
As a result of mounting global pressure in response to the annual wild dolphin hunt and slaughter in Taiji, Japan, authorities in the country have pledged not to source live dolphins for zoos and aquariums captured during those hunts.