June 12, 2019

Investigation Reveals Torture Of Elephants And Primates In Thailand Tourist Industry

The animals were jabbed with sharp metal spikes then left with bleeding wounds, forced to perform tricks, and stopped from interacting with each other

May 17, 2019

Performing Baby Elephant Dies After Campaign For His Freedom Went Viral

The three-year-old elephant was branded the 'real-life Dumbo' after eye-witnesses claim he was 'forced to perform in unnatural and distressing shows'

May 15, 2019

Zimbabwe Tears Baby Elephants From The Wild For Export To Chinese Zoos

The global community, including many African nations, are increasingly in agreement on the need to conserve these precious animals. Yet Zimbabwe continues to allow the practice of ripping baby elephants from their families and homes and sending them to live and die in captivity

May 14, 2019

Vegan Lucy Watson Slams Martin Clunes For Riding An Elephant

The British actor has also been axed as a patron for the animal-charity Born Free

May 10, 2019

Thailand To Allow Trade Of Elephants To Foreign Countries

A campaigner has criticised the decision, saying 'elephants' risk of extinction is critical and any decision made regarding their future ought to be considered with full public and scientific scrutiny'

May 8, 2019

India's First Elephant Hospital Treats Neglected, Sick, And Injured Animals

Now finally at this specialized medical center neglected, sick, and injured gentle giants can receive proper treatment and rehabilitation, along with a lifetime of loving care

October 25, 2018

Questions Asked After Two Baby Elephants Killed By Virus At Chester Zoo

The deaths will be mourned by the whole herd

September 7, 2018

90 Elephants Slaughtered In Botswana 'Poaching Spree'

Animal campaigners are calling for action

August 16, 2018

Insight Guides Is Latest Travel Company To Ditch Elephant Rides

Campaigners call the use of elephants cruel and abusive

July 31, 2018

Elephant's Death Prompts Vegan Activists To Ask Circus To Release Survivors

Footage of the circus shows the animal being abused

July 25, 2018

Major Publisher DK To Stop Promoting Animal Rides In Travel Guides

Campaigners have praised the decision

July 5, 2018

UK Ivory Ban May Be Extended To Protect Hippos, Walruses And Narwhals

Labour and Tory MPs feared an elephant ivory-only ban could put other animals at a greater risk from poaching

April 5, 2018

World-Leading Ivory Ban Confirmed In The UK

The ban has been hailed as 'one of the world’s toughest'

April 1, 2018

Johnnie Walker and Campari Group Withdraw Sponsorship Of Cruel Elephant Polo

PETA called the move 'a positive example' for other sponsors to follow

March 13, 2018

Elephants Beaten With Bullhooks for Polo Tournament In Thailand

Undercover filming captured animal abuse

March 7, 2018

Trump's Promise Broken As Elephant Hunting Trophy Ban Is Lifted

The new policy will allow for importation on a 'case-by-case' basis

January 3, 2018

China's Ban On Its Ivory Trade Now In Effect

China is widely believed to be the world's largest consumer of ivory

December 19, 2017

Leonardo DiCaprio Asks Fans To 'Help Save The Elephants'

The actor is a self-described environmentalist

November 17, 2017

Anger As Trump Lifts Ban On Importing Elephant Hunt 'Trophies' Into US

The Trump administration argued that hunting could help conservation efforts

November 14, 2017

BAN: Italy Ends All Animal Circus Acts

After 48 years of legal animal use in circuses, Italy has now banned the cruel exploitaton

November 1, 2017

BAN: India Puts An End To Wild Animal Circuses

Wild animals are now prohibited in circuses countrywide

October 23, 2017

Circus Elephants Are Now Banned In New York

This is a major milestone for animal lovers