Bear in snow at sanctuary, Romania

Thank you for visiting genuine wildlife sanctuaries

You can download your checklist below.

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If your family and friends also love to see animals on holiday, please share this checklist with them. Travellers have the power to help stop cruel wildlife activities by making animal-friendly choices, such as visiting genuine wildlife sanctuaries.

Sadly, many wild animals around the world suffer cruelty and abuse in captivity, including the cruel wildlife entertainment industry. With the support of people like you, World Animal Protection works to end their unnecessary suffering by working with the travel industry, tourists and entertainment venues to transition the industry to be animal friendly.


The more people who join us, the more we can achieve. 

We know that change is possible, because we’ve made it happen time and again. By sharing campaigns, signing petitions and ramping up the pressure on decision makers, we can move the world for animals. 

Would you help spread the word?





Staff at a layer hens protest, Sydney, Australia

Take action

Take action today by signing our petitions and pledging to protect wildlife and farm animals.

Libearty bear sanctuary

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Download your wildlife-friendly checklist to make sure you’re visiting venues that have their animals’ best interests at heart.

Elephant riding with a bullhook at Bali Zoo

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