Animal Welfare The latest news regarding all aspects of animal welfare, protection, rescue, and preservation. Includes statistics, research, and proposed law changes in agriculture and animal husbandry. This category contains releases from animal welfare societies, animal right activist groups, and companies involved in the areas of animal health, safety, and breeding. Get updates on the status of threatened, endangered, and protected species, as well as announcements of educational campaigns and fundraising events.

Latest Animal Welfare

21 Nov, 2017, 07:55 GMT The United Kingdom Ranks 20th Out of 50 Countries in a New Farm Cruelty Index

The Voiceless Animal Cruelty Index (VACI), a new global interactive education resource, tracks the animal welfare performance of fifty countries –...


25 Oct, 2017, 01:00 BST Charoen Pokphand Foods announces global policy on responsible antimicrobials use

Charoen Pokphand Foods PLC (CPF) has adopted a vision on responsible antimicrobials use in livestock and aquaculture businesses, a global policy...


15 Sep, 2017, 14:37 BST HSI and H/3 Foundation launch animal rescue & relief initiative for British Virgin Islands in aftermath of Hurricane Irma

Animal rescue efforts in BVI intensify as HSI and H/3 Foundation deploy veterinary team Global animal charities Humane Society International...


19 Jun, 2017, 13:06 BST Mars Bolsters Digital Innovation With Two Major Appointments

SANDEEP DADLANI JOINS MARS AS CHIEF DIGITAL OFFICER GEORGE CORBIN JOINS MARS AS CHIEF DIGITAL DEMAND OFFICER Mars, Incorporated announced...


30 May, 2017, 12:58 BST Tiger Beer and WWF Join Forces to Fight Illegal Tiger Trade

Partnership begins with a donation of USD 1M to WWF and a digitally-led campaign harnessing the power of art to raise awareness and fight illegal...