News: Animals in the wild
28 August 2014
We're celebrating another major victory in our campaign for cage-free coffee.
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.
30 June 2014
Your valuable support has also helped us to free yet another bear from cruel captive conditions in Romania. It’s hard to believe, but at 32 years of age Eva had spent her entire life stuck in the same cage at Brăila zoo.
14 May 2014
Today we celebrate the official opening of our bear sanctuary in Romania, which provides a home to bears rescued from illegal captivity and cruelty.
13 May 2014
World Animal Protection hosts reception at Westminster for the Stop Sea Turtle Farming campaign
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.
31 March 2014
After a four year court case, Australia has achieved victory in its fight to ban Japan’s controversial whaling programme.
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...