News: Animals in entertainment
25 July 2016
New report reveals the true scale of Thailand’s tiger tourism.
27 June 2016
Tourists fuel torture masquerading as culture
16 June 2016
After a year of asking, and over 330,000 people demanding action, we finally got to meet with TripAdvisor last week. We discussed how they can help protect wild animals being abused in the tourism industry.
27 May 2016
The Turtle Farm’s renewed wild release program is a ticking time bomb for turtles across the world.
27 May 2016
After hearing about our call to TripAdvisor to stop profiting from wild animal abuse, City Discovery took the initiative and stood up for wildlife themselves. The move is a further shift towards ending wildlife cruelty in tourism.
16 May 2016
Travel companies have a critical role to play in determining the fate of wild animals in the tourism industry. Thankfully, some are beginning to take on their rightful responsibility – but others still need to step up.
27 April 2016
Yesterday we launched a petition and revealed the shocking truth about the world’s leading travel review website. It’s more than just a review site, TripAdvisor actively promotes and profits from some of the cruellest wildlife tourist attractions.
26 April 2016
The world’s largest travel site is promoting and profiting from the sale of tickets for some of the world’s cruellest wildlife tourist attractions.
18 April 2016
In a significant step towards ending the cruel abuse of elephants in the tourism entertainment industry, more than 100 travel companies have committed to stop selling elephant rides to their customers
11 April 2016
World Animal Protection’s Georgina Parker recently returned from Borneo and she’s got good news to share. Georgina travelled to Kalimantan, Indonesia, to get an update on a crucial program to give a safe, new home to orangutans, some of whom have suffered horrific abuse in the name of entertainment.