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Action centre

Take action today by signing our petitions and pledging to make animal-friendly choices.

Mapping Canada's captive wildlife problem

Explore Canada's challenges with the trade and captivity of wildlife and the patchwork of regulations that makes this possible.

Free Baloo from a life of suffering

Sign this petition urging the Romanian government to move Baloo to the Libearty Bear Sanctuary immediately.

Speak out for captive wildlife in roadside zoos

There is a critical situation in Ontario: due to a lack of provincial zoo regulations, there are over one thousand wild animals being held captive in degrading conditions.

Stop dolphin exploitation for tourist industry profit

Tell GetYourGuide to stop profiting from wild dolphins captured in Taiji, Japan.

Sign the petition to help stop factory farms

The suffering of innocent animals on factory farms is nonstop. Act now to send a message to government: "No more new factory farms in Canada".

Support the Pandemic Prevention Preparedness Act

This is a crucial moment, and we need your support to move Bill C-293 to the senate! Urge your MP to prevent future pandemics and safeguard animal welfare!

Urge Tim Hortons to add plant-based options!

Please send an e-letter to Tim Hortons letting them know that you would like to see plant-based options on their menu.

Sign the petition to stop elephant exploitation

The cruelty can't go on! Sign the petition urging the Government of Rajasthan, India to put an end to elephant rides at Amer Fort, once and for all.

Send an e-letter to the President of PetSmart Canada

Use our advocacy tool to send an e-letter directly to Mr. Persinger’s inbox, urging him to end the sale of reptiles and amphibians in PetSmart stores.

Petition to ban the global wildlife trade

Join World Animal Protection's global campaign calling on Canada and other countries to ban the global wildlife trade.

Help pass stronger regulations to curb wild animal ownership in Canada

Take action now by sending a letter to the Minister responsible for wild animal ownership in your province or territory.

Tell KFC Canada to do better by chickens

KFC Canada is responsible for the well-being of millions of chickens. Urge them to take action and make changes that will improve the welfare of chickens in their supply chain.

Pledge to help animals

Protect animals by pledging to make a change for animals in your day-to-day life.

Don't get taken for a ride

Pledge to stop the abuse suffered by elephants exploited for entertainment.

Join the movement to end cruel wildlife entertainment

Stand with us in asking the travel industry and governments to end the exploitation of wildlife.

Pledge not to buy a wild animal as a pet

Looking to buy a wild animal as a pet? Hopefully we can change your mind.

Sign the Wildlife Selfie Code

Commit to our Wildlife Selfie Code today, and help filter out cruel wildlife selfies.

Other ways to protect animals

Protect animals by staying informed, planning ahead, and making simple changes to your day-to-day life.

Take the personality quiz

Whether you're as cooperative as a cow or smart like an elephant, uncover your unique animal attributes by taking this fun, short quiz.

Get your plan

Try our meatless meal planner to reduce your carbon emissions while making food choices that help improve the lives of animals.

Animal-friendly travel tips

Here are some tips to ensure your trip is animal-friendly.

Is it a genuine wildlife sanctuary?

How to know if the sanctuary you want to visit is a genuine one that puts the animals' welfare first.

Wildlife attraction checklist

Ask yourself these questions to avoid cruel attractions.

Understand grocery labels for animal products

You can help farm animals live a better life by making informed decisions at the grocery store.

Protect your pet during an emergency

Get our checklist to help you make an emergency preparedness plan for your pet.

Elephant friendly tourist guide

Use our simple guide to choose venues that prioritize elephant welfare.

You can help create a world where animal live free from cruelty and suffering

Throughout our history, our supporters have campaigned to make life better for animals – persuading governments, international bodies, companies, communities and individuals to get serious about protecting animals.

Thanks to our supporters, we’ve made life better for billions of animals. You’ve stopped animal cruelty around the world. And we continue to speak up and speak out every day – with support from people like you, who know that change is always possible. 

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