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Jun 15, 2010

65,000 dogs saved in Bali

Veterinary teams have vaccinated more than 40,000 dogs against rabies in Bali, saving more than 65,000 from government culls.

Jun 15, 2010

Appalling new footage shows cruelty of Norwegian whaling

New footage gathered by WSPA shows the brutal reality of whaling in Norway, and demonstrates why the international ban on commercial whaling must not be lifted. Act now: we have 24 hours to register our demand to stop this cruel and unnecessary practice.

May 24, 2010

Mexico could be next to join UDAW

The campaign for a Universal Declaration on Animal Welfare (UDAW) is gathering momentum in Latin America, where Mexico has shown signs it could follow Bolivia and Nicaragua in joining.

Apr 23, 2010

IWC proposal could harpoon commercial whaling ban

The International Whaling Commission (IWC) has published a proposal which could destroy the 24-year ban on commercial whaling. The plan would give the green light to Japan, Norway and Iceland to cruelly slaughter almost 1,400 whales next year, and close to 13,000 over the next ten years.

Apr 21, 2010

Going the distance for transported animals

As we enter a new phase in our campaign to end live exports, join us in celebrating the successes of the Handle with Care campaign and in looking to a future of determined action against the cruelty of long distance transport.