News: Animals in the wild
25 June 2019
After months of waiting, the draft Threat Management Plan for Māui and Hector’s dolphins has been released for public comment.
19 June 2019
With help from us and some leading travel companies, ChangChill – formerly Happy Elephant Valley – has become elephant-friendly and stopped visitors directly interacting with its elephants
11 June 2019
A federal bill to ban the trade, breeding and display of whales, dolphins and porpoises for entertainment will become law.
08 June 2019
This World Oceans Day, we are announcing an award to fund work protecting sea animals, in honour of our former campaigner, Joanna (Jo) Toole, who died in the Ethiopian Airlines crash in March
07 June 2019
Saturday June 8 marks World Oceans Day. It’s a time to celebrate the seven seas and their crucial role in our existence. It’s also a day to reflect on the wildlife that call the oceans home.
29 May 2019
Wild otters are being poached from their natural habitat, confined in terrible conditions and irresponsibly bred to feed international demand
16 May 2019
On Saturday the 11th of May, World Animal Protection staff and supporters joined other protestors from around the world to come together for international Empty the Tanks Day. Thanks to you we’re taking a stand against dolphins and whales being kept captive for entertainment.
22 April 2019
A warm thank you from ChangChill in Thailand. With the help of our generous supporters, the camp formerly known as Happy Elephant Valley is re-opening as ChangChill.
22 April 2019
With the help of our passionate volunteers and supporters, we were most recently at the GoGreen Expo talking to people about the Māui and Hector’s dolphins Threat Management Plan.
16 April 2019
Today is Save the Elephants Day. To celebrate, we wanted to share some amazing and little known facts about these beautiful animals.