News: Animals in the wild
16 November 2016
World Animal Protection writes to the Chief Minister of Bihar urging him to ensure illegal trade of elephants during the Sonepur fair is stopped.
12 October 2016
Victory for over 558,000 supporters who backed our Wildlife Not Entertainers campaign action against the world’s largest travel site
30 September 2016
Rescued from captivity for a better life
24 May 2016
Travel companies have a critical role to play in determining the fate of wild animals in the tourism industry. Thankfully, some are beginning to take on their rightful responsibility – but others still need to step up.
09 May 2016
Civets enslaved to meet growing demand of luxury coffee and tourism
18 April 2016
Overwhelming support to end the bear bile industry within China
03 February 2016
Following the tragic news of a Scottish tourist that was killed by an elephant in Thailand, our report reveals the extent to which animal abuse exists in tourism around the world.
29 January 2016
This brilliant news comes after nearly 175,000 of you signed the petition to demand that they stop contributing to the cruel industry.
10 December 2015
World Animal Protection applauds the decision of the Supreme Court to consider ending the use of elephants for tourist entertainment in Rajasthan and Goa. We urge these Governments to champion this cause, and end the needless suffering of elephants for entertainment.
10 November 2015
The survival of the Indian Star tortoise is being threatened by a booming illegal trade, that causes extreme suffering to tortoises, due to a growing international demand for tortoises as exotic pets, wildlife experts warned.