New Bill Requires Creation Of A Dedicated U.S. Department Of Justice Division To Ensure The Enforcement Of Animal Cruelty Crimes

Senator Mike Braun of Indiana and Senator Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode Island have introduced the bipartisan Animal Cruelty Enforcement Act to ensure that the federal government has a dedicated office for the enforcement of animal cruelty statutes. Senator Braun and Senator Whitehouse are…

WAN Exclusive With The Sergeant Working On A Tragic Case Of Illegal Coyote Trapping In Massachusetts; $5,000 Reward Offered By Animal Legal Defense Fund

The Animal Legal Defense Fund is offering a $ 5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for illegally trapping a coyote in Essex County, Massachusetts. The male coyote, who was approximately five months…

Breaking! Tommy Hilfiger, Calvin Klein, And Many Other High Fashion Brands Have Banned Exotic Animal Skins In Their Designs

We are pleased to announce that Tommy Hilfiger and Calvin Klein have officially banned exotic animal skins. Their parent company, PVH Corp., made the decision following discussions with PETA. The animal welfare organization had voiced their concerns with both designers…

Powerful New Video Reveals The Tragic Plight Of Slow Lorises Being Kept As Pets; Support International Animal Rescue’s Campaign Against This Deplorable Trade!

Photos from International Animal Rescue Five years from its initial ‘Tickling is Torture’ video exposing the plight of slow lorises being kept illegally as pets, International Animal Rescue (IAR) has produced a sequel, narrated by actor and animal advocate Peter Egan. The heart-wrenching video was produced in response to the growing number of…

A Newly Introduced Bill In The United States Requires Companion Animal Survivors Of Laboratory Experiments To Be Adopted Into New Homes

California Congressman Tony Cárdenas recently introduced H.R. 8001, the Companion Animal Release from Experiments (CARE) Act. The CARE Act requires research facilities that use dogs, cats, and rabbits for research purposes and receive funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH)…

Help Save Orangutans By Joining Orang Utan Republik’s Livestream Of The 7th Annual Pongo Environmental Awards Tomorrow At 6:00pm PST On World Animal News

The Orang Utan Republik Foundation (OURF) will be joined by actor and environmentalist Ed Begley, Jr. as they honor individuals for environmental achievement, activism, news, advocacy, and orangutan conservation at the 7th Annual Pongo Environmental Awards to be held virtually…

Nike and Puma flouting California ban on selling kangaroo leather goods, animal rights group claims

State’s government concedes it has not enforced ban as group calls for crackdown over alleged violations of law The California government has acknowledged it has been unable to enforce its ban on selling kangaroo leather products, after an animal protection…

UK coronavirus live: disarray after Spain quarantine imposed; pet cat first animal in Britain to test positive

Growing concern more travel plans could be thrown into chaos in coming weeks with sudden changes to restrictions Pet cat diagnosed with Covid-19 in first UK case of animal infection UK could impose more ‘handbrake restrictions’ on arrivals beyond Spain…

Breaking! Animal Save Movement Is Outraged By The Feeble & Unjust Charges Brought Against The Truck Driver Who Ran Over Animal Activist Regan Russell

Animal Save Movement is outraged at the Halton Regional Police Service for bringing charges of “Careless Driving,” against the driver of a pig transport truck in the June 19th death of animal activist Regan Russell. Russell was attending a special Toronto Pig Save…