News: Animals in the wild
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.
04 October 2015
Thomas Cook Group, one of the leading travel companies around the world, is continuing to promote and sell cruel elephant rides. Sign our petition to put an end to this today.
20 July 2015
We join Royal couple and environmental organisations on Ocean Plastics Awareness Day to find solutions and raise awareness about marine litter and the impact it has on animals
26 June 2015
We partner with travel company World Expeditions in order to create a Code of Conduct that will protect animals from exploitation.
22 May 2015
As a result of mounting global pressure in response to the annual wild dolphin hunt and slaughter in Taiji, Japan, authorities in the country have pledged not to source live dolphins for zoos and aquariums captured during those hunts.
20 May 2015
We’re really excited to be able to reveal that World Animal Protection have been shortlisted for the prestigious Observer 2015 Ethical Awards for our work on UK wildlife crime.
12 February 2015
Fancy a different day out with family or friends this March? Then get involved with a local beach clean and embrace the community spirit involved in these events which help protect marine and local wildlife.