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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 2, 2010

WSPA report reveals problems at CFIA

Review of Canadian Food Inspection Agency reports shows that Canada's animal transport regulations are not being effectively enforced, putting animal welfare at risk.

Jun 1, 2010

Campaign to end bullfighting in Catalonia gathers momentum

Ricky Gervais, the comedian, writer and animal lover, has spoken out in support of WSPA’s campaign to end the cruelty of bullfighting, saying the worst kind of cruelty is that which is done in the name of entertainment.

Apr 23, 2010

IWC proposal could harpoon commercial whaling ban

The International Whaling Commission has published a proposal which could destroy the 24-year ban on commercial whaling, and allow Japan, Norway and Iceland to kill close to 13,000 whales in the next ten years.

Apr 1, 2010

Feature: Easing the burden for horses and donkeys

Across Israel and Palestine, thousands of horses, donkeys and mules provide livelihoods for their owners, facing problems like overloading and untreated lameness. Two projects are working to ease their burden…

Mar 26, 2010

Feature: A new home and a new life

After living a life filled with suffering, bears that have been rescued are often unable to adapt to a life in the wild. Here's an update on the new life we're providing for baited bears in Pakistan...


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