Born Free USA Launches New Campaign To End Cruel & Indiscriminate Trapping Of Animals On Public Land

Photo from Trap Free Montana Born Free USA has launched a new campaign, #TrapFreeTrails, to call for an end to the barbaric practice of trapping animals on public lands, including national wildlife refuges, national parks, and natural preserves. The National Wildlife…

Breaking! FOUR PAWS Rescues Animals From Horrific Marghazar Zoo In Pakistan After The Death Of Two Lions

Shocking footage of two lions fighting a fire in their small enclosure at the Marghazar Zoo in Islamabad has called global animal welfare organization FOUR PAWS and local authorities to action. Inexperienced animal handlers had set a fire in an…

WAN Exclusive Update With Beirut For The Ethical Treatment of Animals (BETA) About Pets Affected By The Devastating Explosion In Lebanon

Photos from Beirut for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (BETA) Following the massive explosion that devastated the Capitol of Lebanon earlier this month, Beirut for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (BETA), the first no-kill shelter in the country, remains on…

Humane Society Of The United States Deploys Rescuers To Evacuate Animals To Safe Havens As Tropical Storms Threaten The Gulf Coast

As much of the Gulf Coast braces for Tropical Storms Marco and Laura, the Humane Society of the United States is coordinating the transport of more than 220 dogs and cats from animal shelters in cities throughout Louisiana, as well as Beaumont,…

Victory! Columbia Joins 40 Countries Worldwide Banning The Use Of Animals In Cosmetics Testing Beginning In 2024

Earlier this week, President Iván Duque Márquez of Columbia signed an important bill into law ending the use of animals in cosmetics testing throughout the country. As a result, beginning in 2024, the legislation will prohibit the use of animals for…

Joaquin Phoenix & Ricky Gervais Are Among Many Influential Stars Demanding An End To Bear Bile Farming In Animals Asia’s New “The Only Cure Is Kindness” Campaign

A galaxy of global superstars, led by comedian Ricky Gervais, pop star Mýa, actors Dame Judi Dench, Olivia Newton John, and Tzi Ma, as well as world renowned conservationist Dr. Jane Goodall, have all come together to record an impassioned video calling for…

In Defense Of Animals Calls To Restore Obama-era Regulations To Save Alaska’s Bear Cubs & Other Species From Heartless Trophy Hunters

In Defense of Animals and thousands of its supporters are calling on presidential candidate Joe Biden to restore Obama-era regulations intended to protect Alaska’s iconic wildlife from some of the most egregious and unethical hunting practices. “It’s sickening that the…

Join Mercy For Animals For Their 2nd ‘Voices of Compassion’ Virtual Concert Today, Saturday, July 18th, & Sunday, July 19th

Today, Saturday, July 18, and tomorrow, Sunday, July 19, Carrie Ann Inaba from (The Talk and Dancing with the Stars) and acclaimed social media star and actress Tabitha Brown, will co-host a virtual concert featuring an inspiring lineup of more than…