Elephant-Back Safaris

GET OFF ELEPHANT’S BACK’S AND ON THEIR SIDE There is a rapidly growing ‘elephant’ industry in South Africa, with increasing numbers of elephants being captured, tamed and trained. These elephant are then supplied to local and international zoos; circuses and…Continue Reading →

COMPANION ANIMALS

Addressing the animal rights issue cannot proceed seriously without taking into account the enormous and ongoing effect that the human fixation with companion animals has on hundreds of millions of animals around the world. Whilst many companion animals lead wonderfully…Continue Reading →

Animals in Entertainment

Why is it so important that we campaign against the confinement and exhibition of animals for human entertainment and amusement? After all, when measured against other animal-related crises, such as the staggering level of cruelty and death in the food-animal…Continue Reading →

ANIMAL-FREE CIRCUS

WHY? There are many reasons why animals don’t belong in the circus: They are forced to live in cramped, unsuitable conditions for most of their lives They spend their lives getting lugged from one circus site to the next They…Continue Reading →

A PRISON BY ANY OTHER NAME…

A wild animal confined in a restrictive, artificial zoo environment is a sensitive being condemned for the rest of its life to a deprived existence. Where it sleeps, what it eats and with which other animals, if any, it interacts…Continue Reading →

6 WAYS TO SAVE BRITAIN’S NATURE

6 WAYS TO SAVE BRITAIN’S NATURE To save Britain’s nature within a generation, we have to radically rethink our approach. For more than a century, conservation has focused on protecting natural habitats from people, while politicians and economists have insisted…Continue Reading →