News: Animals in the wild
30 August 2019
Thanks to your support, a landmark ruling at the international CITES conference means that baby elephants can no longer be taken from the wild in Zimbabwe and Botswana and sold to captive facilities around the world
28 August 2019
Great news for Asian otters and Indian star tortoises! These species threatened by the exotic pet trade have just been given further international protection.
29 July 2019
Some of the world’s top zoos are abusing and forcing wild animals to endure appalling suffering as they irresponsibly and routinely exploit them for visitor entertainment.
19 June 2019
With help from us and some leading travel companies, ChangChill – formerly Happy Elephant Valley – has become elephant-friendly and stopped visitors directly interacting with its elephants
07 June 2019
On World Oceans Day (8th June) we are reflecting on the incredible journey we have had in our fight against ghost gear - lost, discarded or abandoned plastic fishing gear.
07 June 2019
This World Oceans Day, we are announcing an award to fund work protecting sea animals, in honour of our friend and former campaigner, Joanna (Jo) Toole, who died in the Ethiopian Airlines crash in March
19 March 2019
The second edition of our Ghosts Beneath the Waves report shows which fishing companies are moving to protect marine animals – and why others must act now
04 February 2019
These parrots – one of the world’s most trafficked animals – are suffering terribly in the name of the legal and illegal wildlife pet trade.
15 January 2019
The planned use of live penguins to promote a busy ice rink in London has been cancelled due to your support!
03 December 2018
Video footage shows the horrifying moment a terrified pangolin is killed for its scales in Assam, India. Pangolin scales are sold on the black market for traditional Asian medicine