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‎Cruel factory farming needs to stop now

Sign our petition to call on the government to stop greenlighting new factory farms and stop the expansion of existing factory farms in the UK

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Our work

We’re building a new world for animals by tackling the root causes of exploitation and abuse.

Wildlife

Our work

We’re fighting to end the abuse and exploitation of wild animals by raising awareness and inspiring people to campaign with us. Let's build a future where all animals live safely.

Farming

Our work

Factory farming is inflicting cruelty on billions of animals. Find out more on the devastating consequences – for animals, people and the planet – and how to help.

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Animals everywhere need your help

There are plenty of ways to help create a better world for animals. Will you take action today?

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What the UK general election means for the future of animals

The upcoming UK General Election holds significant potential for shaping the future of animal protection and welfare. As voters, it’s crucial to understand how policies proposed by different parties will impact animal welfare and the environment.

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Leave a gift in your Will

Making a Will gives you peace of mind, knowing your money and possessions will be passed on to people and causes you care about. No matter how small or large the amount, your kind gift will help change the world for animals for decades to come.

What we do

Our vision is a world where animals live free from cruelty and suffering. And they need our help.
That's why we're here.

About us

We’re a global movement that’s changing the way the world works to end animal cruelty. World Animal Protection has been moving the world to protect animals for more than 70 years. Join us today.

How we are run

World Animal Protection is a registered charity in the UK. We have offices in 12 countries and an international office in London to have the biggest impact for animals.

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We fight to give all animals good lives, from ending factory farming to ending the global wildlife trade. The more who join us, the more we can do. Are you in?

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What is the fastest animal on the planet? And what about the most trafficked? What's another name for a killer whale? Test your animal knowledge with our in-house quizzes. Good luck!

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You'll be giving animals a life worth living, and saving them from pain and misery. Good luck and thank you on behalf of all the animals you're helping.

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