News: Animals in entertainment
20 March 2017
In the forests of northern Thailand, elephants who have suffered abuse in the entertainment or can find a safe, peaceful home at Boon Lott’s Elephant Sanctuary (BLES).
13 March 2017
Raja, a 10-month-old bear cub who arrived weak and underweight at our Balkasar partner sanctuary in Pakistan, on New Year’s Eve, is growing fast and settling in to his new life.
10 March 2017
More than 160 travel companies have committed to stop selling elephant rides and shows – a huge step forwards in our movement to stop these beautiful wild animals being used for entertainment.
11 January 2017
The New Year is a time to make changes, but resolutions can be difficult to stick to. Whether or not you've kept to your commitments so far, it's never too late to help move the world for animals
27 October 2016
You have helped to rescue bears in South Korea, Romania, Vietnam and China, and played a hugely important role in our quest to improve attitudes towards animal welfare across the world.
27 September 2016
Wildlife tourism is big business, with up to a quarter of the trillion dollar travel industry driven by people’s desire to see wild animals.
09 September 2016
Don’t get taken for an elephant ride on your next holiday.
18 August 2016
A disturbing account from one of our investigators of an orangutan show at a major zoo in Southeast Asia.
15 August 2016
Appalling cruelty is being inflicted on Indian elephants for tourist rides and shows.
12 August 2016
Considering everything we know about the emotional lives of elephants, it’s disheartening to hear that the number of elephant ride attractions are increasing in southern Africa.