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.

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11 Jun, 2019, 10:00 BST Vivera Foodgroup Focuses Entirely on Plant-based Market

Following the sale of meat company Enkco, Vivera Foodgroup is entering a meatless future with the remaining plant-based companies Vivera, Culifrost...


07 Jun, 2019, 19:20 BST Royal Commission for AlUla and Panthera Partner on New Arabian Leopard Initiatives (ALI) to Champion Global Leopard Conservation

His Highness Prince Bader bin Abdullah bin Mohammad bin Farhan Al Saud, the Minister of Culture and Governor of the Royal Commission for AlUla (RCU), ...


05 Jun, 2019, 13:07 BST Aid for Smiling Angel - Hikvision Helps WWF and OPF Protect Endangered Yangtze Finless Porpoise

On May 28, the Yangtze Finless Porpoise Conservation Project was launched in central China's Hubei province. As part of this project, Hikvision will...


04 Jun, 2019, 03:55 BST #sokaktamamavar Campaign for our Silent Friends From TikTok

As summer arrives, and street animals are roaming the streets in these hot summer days, their need for food and water becomes more pressing. TikTok,...


28 May, 2019, 13:06 BST International Fur Federation Reveals Documentary Exposé on Fur Industry Myths

The International Fur Federation is keen to dispute claims that animals are skinned alive for their pelts to supply the fashion industry. The...


21 May, 2019, 19:44 BST Revolutionary Veterinary Treatment Now Helping Pets in Portugal

The first 'Hyperbaric Veterinary Medicine' chamber in Portugal is now helping to heal pets at CR2AL- Centro de Reabilitacao e Regeneracao Animal de...


17 May, 2019, 15:24 BST Bicester Village Launches 'Celebrating India' With VIP Guests Waris Ahluwalia, Jodie Kidd and Donna Air

Bicester Village welcomed VIP guests and press to the launch of 'Celebrating India,' an exciting new pop-up showcasing designers and brands changing...


28 Apr, 2019, 12:48 BST Lord Ashcroft Exclusively Reveals the Horrors of Lion Farming in South Africa

Lord Ashcroft, the former Deputy Chairman of the Conservative Party, has made a series of major revelations about the captive-bred lion industry in...


24 Apr, 2019, 17:35 BST National Geographic Society, Campaign for Nature representatives join nations in Canada to push an ambitious global agenda for nature

With only 18 months left before world leaders meet in China to finalize an agreement to address biodiversity loss, reduce historic rates of wildlife...


17 Apr, 2019, 12:30 BST Avon joins Humane Society International's #BeCrueltyFree campaign calling for a worldwide ban on animal testing for cosmetics

Avon Products, Inc. (NYSE: AVP) today announces its support for a worldwide ban on animal testing for cosmetics by backing Humane Society...


03 Apr, 2019, 11:00 BST First-Of-Its-Kind Coalition Launches To Drive Pet Care Innovation

Mars Petcare, the global leader in pet health and nutrition, announced the launch of Kinship, a first-of-its-kind coalition dedicated to creating the ...


27 Mar, 2019, 09:12 GMT BioFishency Raises $2.4 Million for its Water Treatment Systems for Aquaculture

BioFishency Ltd. ("BioFishency" or "the Company"), a portfolio company of The Trendlines Group Ltd. ("Trendlines") (SGX: 42T) (OTCQX: TRNLY),...


18 Mar, 2019, 12:00 GMT Bacardi Receives First Certification In Puerto Rico From Wildlife Habitat Council For Conservation And Education Efforts

Bats are more than just an icon on a label for Bacardi. The company, synonymous with the world's only flying mammal, stepped up its environmental...


14 Mar, 2019, 09:00 GMT The Lion's Share Fund Partners With Humane Society International to Tackle Animal Welfare Across the World

The Lion's Share Fund, a unique initiative raising much-needed funds to support wildlife conservation and animal welfare across the globe, has today...


06 Mar, 2019, 04:00 GMT Dominica Regulates Freediving with Sperm Whales as it Prioritises Ecotourism - CS Global Partners

Dominica is one of the best places in the world to get responsibly close to the sperm whale and the island nation is a world leader in ecotourism,...


05 Mar, 2019, 13:00 GMT Dell EMC Recognizes DriveScale as a Tier 1 Enterprise Infrastructure Global Partner

DriveScale, the leader in delivering Composable Infrastructure for data-intensive workloads and a 2018 Cool Vendor by Gartner for Cloud...


25 Feb, 2019, 05:00 GMT Seara Shines With Food Trends Showcased at Gulfood 2019 and Receives ESMA Halal Certificate for 100% Natural and Perfect Cuts Product Ranges

Seara Alimentos, a Brazilian food company, was present in Gulfood 2019, the world's biggest annual food fair, that happened between 17 to 21 of...


20 Feb, 2019, 00:01 GMT Analysis by Paws.com Shows Pet Food Misleads Owners by Not Fully Disclosing Ingredients

New analysis reveals 95% of dog food from big brands don't disclose ingredients, instead using generic terms like 'meat derivatives' Meat derivatives ...


14 Feb, 2019, 09:00 GMT AgDevCo Expands Portfolio in Uganda to Develop Local Pork Industry

AgDevCo and Centurion Agricultural Partners are pleased to announce a multimillion-dollar investment in the Nakifuma Farming Company, a new 390-sow...


06 Feb, 2019, 05:00 GMT Global campaign offers Pope Francis $1 million to try vegan for Lent to save the planet

A major global campaign, backed by many celebrities, environmentalists and scientists, is calling on Pope Francis to try vegan for Lent to 'help...


21 Jan, 2019, 08:00 GMT 5m Books Launches 'Picking a Pedigree?' by Emma Milne, an Invaluable Guide for Pet Owners

Vet and Television Personality Emma Milne has written an invaluable guide to choosing a healthy puppy or kitten. The issue of congenital problems in...


18 Jan, 2019, 07:00 GMT Saxophonist wanted to help get birds breeding

Since 2016, Meridian Energy have been the National Partner of the Department of Conservation's Kakapo Recovery Programme (KRP) in their efforts to...


03 Jan, 2019, 05:00 GMT New Research From The University of Liverpool and WALTHAM Reveals Overweight Dogs May Live Shorter Lives

Study of over 50,000 dogs across 12 breeds shows link between a dog's weight and expected lifespan Research reinforces need for pets to keep a...