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Mar 1, 2010

WSPA condemns SeaWorld.

A killer whale has killed its trainer revealing the serious welfare risk to both people and animals for the sake of entertainment. WSPA urges you not to visit marine mammals in captivity and instead help them flourish in the wild.

Feb 17, 2010

Saving strays in Sierra Leone

Mark Whitfield, a British paramedic and mechanic is taking a mobile clinic to Sierra Leone to save stray dogs from a life of cruelty and neglect.

Feb 5, 2010

Bravo! Latin American nations back animals

With the exciting news that Bolivia and Nicaragua are supporting a Universal Declaration on Animal Welfare, we hope to see enthusiasm for this initiative snowball in the region, marking real change for animals.

Feb 4, 2010

Thank you for helping us to help Haitians

Our disaster management team were able to act swiftly, responding to the Haitian government’s request for our help within hours of our receiving an official invitation.

Jan 29, 2010

ARCH in action: images of relief effort

The Animal Relief Coalition for Haiti, a join initiative led by WSPA and IFAW, has been working hard to protect Haiti’s vulnerable animals. Click through for a slideshow of their efforts so far.

Jan 27, 2010

Animal aid reaches Haiti

WSPA and the ARCH team arrived in Haiti over the weekend, to aid animals affected by the devastating earthquake.

Jan 21, 2010

Haitian government requests WSPA aid

In the aftermath of the worst natural disaster in recent history, the Haitian government has asked WSPA to lead a team of experts to provide aid to stricken animals.