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Dec 10, 2008

‘Tis the season to stop whaling!

WSPA and members of the Whalewatch network delivered a super-sized Christmas and New Year card to the governments of Japan, Norway and Iceland with the message: ‘tis the season to stop whaling for good!

Dec 9, 2008

Cruel pig competition loses support

Thanks to WSPA supporters and member society EAST, funding has been withdrawn from a cruel weight-based competition that ends with the inhumane slaughter of hundreds of pigs every year.

Dec 5, 2008

Wild returns spell success for bear rehab

An orphaned bear cub, being cared for at the WSPA-funded Idaho Black Bear Rehabilitation centre, is a symbol of the growing recognition for bear rehabiliatation work.

Dec 3, 2008

Battle against bullfighting gains ground

The international campaign against bullfighting gained momentum in South America in November, with the ‘cultural’ argument for bullfighting taking a battering.