News: Animals in the wild
24 March 2017
We have secured the commitment of trekking and adventure travel company, Mountain Kingdoms, which has agreed to stop selling and promoting venues with elephant rides and shows.
23 March 2017
We’re dismayed to see construction of the ‘new Tiger Temple’ tourist venue, by Golden Tiger (Thailand) Co. Ltd., plough ahead. Photos taken this week show cramped, old-fashioned cages being built, raising fears that the attraction could open within weeks. We must stop this
18 March 2017
BLES rescues elephants from appalling cruelty. Now they need new facilities to help rehabilitate these incredible animals safely.
17 March 2017
We warmly welcome the Prime Minister’s commitment this week to maintaining the UK’s high farm animal welfare standards.
07 March 2017
Goats, sheep, horses and cattle suffering in harsh winter weather known as a ‘dzud’ will get emergency help over the next few months
28 February 2017
Good news for moos, good news for you and major success for the Full Fact Milk campaign
24 February 2017
The business behind the Tiger Temple tourist venue in Thailand, shut down after police made horrifying finds including the bodies of cubs, and tiger skins and teeth, is trying to open a new attraction. We must stop this
26 January 2017
UK star Alesha Dixon went undercover with us at cruel wildlife venues in Thailand. We’ve released the shocking footage and continue to call on tourists and tour operators to help end the wildlife entertainment industry
16 December 2016
We’re so happy to share the news that Maya the dancing bear has been surrendered to the care of the Balkasar sanctuary, following an incredible response from supporters - and months of hard work by our local partner the Bioresource Research Centre (BRC) of Pakistan.
06 December 2016
Our new report warns short prison sentences and small fines may not stop determined tiger poachers in Indonesia killing these beautiful, endangered animals