Wild Animals

Overcoming Our Differences to Tackle Poor Animal Welfare in Zoos

Georgina Allen | Posted 10.12.2014 | UK
Georgina Allen

There is enough political, cultural and organisational inertia already in the world acting as a barrier to improved animal welfare, and by working collaboratively on more mutually agreed projects, we can start to overcome these problems and really make a difference.

Endangered Species - Oh How Things Have Changed... Or Not

Philip Mansbridge | Posted 15.07.2014 | UK
Philip Mansbridge

Care for the Wild is 30 years old this year, and has spent three decades trying to rescue, protect and defend wildlife. Like many others, we've fought hard to stop animals becoming extinct. Surely after all that time and effort, the battle should have been won by now? Apparently not.

Wildlife Trade - Why Is No-one Shouting About Animal Welfare?

Neil D’Cruze | Posted 08.03.2014 | UK
Neil D’Cruze

Broken bones, crushed internal organs, limb loss, suffocation, dehydration, starvation, malnutrition, disease, chronic stress and fear. These are just some of the concerning injuries and conditions that are experienced by animals associated with wildlife trade.

LOOK: Leopard Attacks Village In Nepal

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.04.2013 | UK

Warning: some readers may find these pictures upsetting This is the moment a leopard went on the attack in a village in Nepal. People ran for co...

Keeping Private Lions: When Pets Get Extreme

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 27.08.2012 | UK

Most of the lions in Essex are the stone variety on the gateways of city boy mansions. But the missing lion in Essex has sparked rumours that the b...

VIDEO: Footage Of Elusive Snow Leopard Captured In Bhutan

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 16.02.2012 | UK

Hidden cameras set up in one of Bhutan's national parks have caught the rare snow leopard on camera as it pads around the parkland marking its territo...

PICTURES: Two By Two - London Zoo Performs Its Annual Stocktake

Posted 04.01.2012 | UK

Counting sheep is fairly commonplace, but what about counting penguins, lions, tigers and bears? London Zookeepers have the tricky but essential t...