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Aug 14, 2009

Eye to eye with the world’s largest animals

14 August: WSPA, Norwegian animal welfare groups and photographer Bryant Austin premiere an exhibition of stunning life-sized whale images in Oslo today. See them here.

Jul 7, 2009

Update: Hanzhong dog cull ends

The mass dog cull in Hanzhong, Shaanxi Province is over. Despite local and international pressure, the cull ran as planned, meaning there’s no guarantee of safety for surviving dogs in the future.

Jun 30, 2009

International momentum for a fur free world

In a historic breakthrough, the Dutch Parliament has voted for a ban on fur farming. And the Dutch are not the only ones who are taking significant steps on the way towards a fur free world …

Jun 26, 2009

Video- Pioneering bonobos reach new home

A group of bonobos cared for by WSPA member society Les Amis des Bonobos have undertaken a remarkable journey. This is the first time that a sanctuary has attempted to reintroduce bonobos to the wild.