News: Animals in the wild
26 November 2017
A new report we have part-funded has found that crimes against wildlife are going unpunished, as figures are not being properly recorded and assessed.
07 November 2017
No hugging, but animal lovers registering for our ‘volunteer with bears’ can spend three days with 97 rescued brown bears at the Libearty bear sanctuary from the 13th-18th September 2018.
29 October 2016
The news that Laos is phasing out tiger farms is exactly what is needed and is a positive step towards protecting tigers from the illegal trade in their body parts.
20 October 2016
The news that such a significant ban to prevent animal cruelty has been overturned is outrageous.
18 October 2016
With our support, Germany's DRV publishes information to help steer tourists towards elephant-friendly alternatives
13 July 2016
To help ensure the safety of animals in Rio, we are partnering with the Organising Committee for the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games in the run up to and during the Games.
29 June 2016
A study by the University of Oxford’s Wildlife Conservation Research Unit (WildCRU), in collaboration with World Animal Protection, has found that people are less willing to buy exotic pets when faced with the health and legal risks.
17 June 2016
After a year of asking, and over 330,000 people demanding action, we finally got to meet with TripAdvisor last week. We discussed how they can help protect wild animals being abused in the tourism industry.
11 November 2015
World Animal Protection demand Ministers come clean on the future of the National Wildlife Crime Unit and the UK species it protects
18 October 2015
Libearty, the bear sanctuary we created with Asociatia Milioane de Prieteni (Millions of Friends Association), has been rescuing and looking after bears for a decade. Evanna Lynch, who plays Luna Lovegood in Harry Potter, is visiting the sanctuary with us to celebrate.