Staff with pig at Moo to Ewe sanctuary

Animal action resources

Welcome to the animal action hub! Everyday billions of animals suffer unbearable cruelty, you can give them lives worth living.

You have the power to petition individuals and organisations, to have persuasive conversations, and be a voice for the voiceless.  

By taking action for animals you’re helping to end the suffering of farmed and wild animals, and we’re committed to helping you do this. 

Volunteer Opportunities

Thanks for your interest to help animals, we are working behind the scenes to bring you more volunteer opportunities, come back in a few days! 


Staff member with sheep at Moo to Ewe sanctuary

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 Ben Williamson on a boat with dolphin in background - World Animal Protection

Upcoming events

#ProtectTheBan on Live Export

Petition handover: Wellington

Join us on Tuesday, June 25th at 12:15 PM at Parliament to witness the delivery of Dr John Hellström's petition urging the government to uphold New Zealand's world-leading ban on the export of farmed animals by sea.

With over 40,000 signatures (and climbing), this is our opportunity to show the Government that Kiwis will not allow this cruel industry back onto New Zealand’s shores.

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How You Can Help Protect the Live Export Ban in New Zealand


Animals in Aotearoa deserve better, and we need to show the Government that we expect better. Here are four ways you can help protect the ban on the barbaric live export trade.


Spread the word:

You can spread the word by downloading and printing these posters and taking them with you to peaceful protests in your area or displaying them in a shop window.

Download posters


Live export ban posters



Letter writing party

Host a letter writing party

World Animal Protection Māui and Hector’s dolphin’s submission being delivered in Wellington, New Zealand

Email your member of parliament

Africa animal protection team member

Write a letter to the editor

Social media used for animal activism

Use social media for activism

Local animal group - World animal protection

Start a local animal group

Overseas Elephant Opportunities

Help some of our friends improve the lives of elephants

Staff with elephants in Thailand

Volunteer in Northern Thailand

Elephant Valley Project, Mondulkiri, Cambodia

Volunteer in Cambodia

Elephants at Following Giants

Volunteer in Southern Thailand