News: Animals in the wild

26 August 2014
In Pakistan, our work to protect bears from the brutal world of bear baiting recently took a dramatic turn, with a rescue mission and month long legal battle resulting in four bears now starting a new life at the Balkasar Bear Sanctuary.
12 August 2014
August 12th is World Elephant Day, when we recognise the significance of these magnificent animals and how we can help protect them from needless suffering.
09 May 2014
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).
23 April 2014
Update: The Global Oceans Action Summit was a great success! Our Sea Change campaign was well received. The Chair’s ‘summary report’ called for high-level action on plastic pollution, in particular ghost fishing gear. This will provide a firm foundation for our campaign.
28 February 2014
Check out these fascinating and little-known facts about our beautiful Romanian bear sanctuary, run by our partner Asociatia Milioane de Prieteni (AMP), from World Animal Protection’s wildlife expert Victor Watkins...