News: Animals in entertainment
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.
20 October 2016
The news that such a significant ban to prevent animal cruelty has been overturned is outrageous.
20 October 2016
Recently, our campaigns officer Emily Wilson met with some enthusiastic pupils from Devonshire Road Primary School in Bolton to talk about our Wildlife. Not Entertainers campaign that seeks to end the cruel treatment of wild animals for tourist entertainment.
19 October 2016
Last week a supporter wrote to us about her distressing experience in Vietnam, when she saw two chained monkeys being used for tourist photos outside the infamous Perfume Pagoda in Hanoi.
18 October 2016
With our support, Germany's DRV publishes information to help steer tourists towards elephant-friendly alternatives
12 October 2016
Victory for over 558,000 supporters who backed our Wildlife Not Entertainers campaign action against the world’s largest travel site
16 August 2016
In 2015, we were so pleased to support World Expeditions in the development of their comprehensive Animal Welfare in Tourism Code of Conduct.
12 August 2016
With over half a million people putting pressure on 'the world's largest travel site', and a government looking to ban elephant rides, giant leaps are being made for wildlife. But more action is needed…
02 August 2016
Over 32,000 people demand an end to tiger exploitation in Thailand.
26 July 2016
We are very excited to announce that British luxury shoe brand, Beyond Skin, has kindly agreed to partner with us for our Wildlife – Not Entertainers campaign.