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Oceana Demands Emergency Protection For Critically Endangered North Atlantic Right Whales, Especially Moms & Calves During Calving Season

Oceana filed an emergency rulemaking petition earlier this week demanding that immediate action be taken to save critically endangered North Atlantic right whales. This...

Urgent! Action Needed As Pressure Mounts To Send Suffering Pandas YaYa & LeLe At The Memphis Zoo To An Accredited Sanctuary

Animal lovers from around the world have voiced their concern over captive pandas YaYa and LeLe at the Memphis Zoo. The latest call to action urges authorities...

Victory! The Big Cat Public Safety Act Passes The U.S. Senate; Bill Now Heads To President Biden’s Desk For His Signature

In a major victory for wildlife, the Big Cat Public Safety Act, (H.R. 263/S. 1210), which prohibits the private possession of big cats and makes...

The European Commission Will Now Put A Limit On Underwater Noise Pollution Helping To Protect Critical Marine Species

Photo by: WCNE-Whale Center of New England Last week, the EU Commission set limits for underwater noise—a growing threat to the health and lives of whales,...

Breaking! Eleven People Sentenced To Life In Prison For The 2017 Murder Of World-Renowned South African Conservationist, Wayne Lotter

Eleven people were found guilty and sentenced to death in a Tanzanian court last Wednesday for the shocking murder of accomplished South African conservationist, Wayne Lotter. Tanzania, however,...

Queensland, Australia, Passes Stricter Animal Welfare Laws For The First Time In More Than Two Decades

Under Queensland’s first update of animal welfare laws in more than two decades, offenders will face up to three years in prison if they breach...

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Breaking! 11,000 Scientists Declare A Climate Emergency After 40 Years Of Major Global Negotiations To Save Our Planet

A global coalition of scientists led by William J. Ripple and Christopher Wolf of Oregon State University says “untold human suffering” is unavoidable without...

Breaking! Coca-Cola, Nestlé, and PepsiCo Named Top Plastic Polluters For The 2nd Year In A Row

Coca-Cola, Nestlé, and PepsiCo were the top 3 most identified companies in global brand audits for the second year in a row, according to...

Breaking! Congratulations To Animal Activist & Vegan Joaquin Phoenix For Winning A Golden Globe For Best Actor In ‘Joker’

At last night’s 77th Golden Globe Awards, notable animal activist and vegan Joaquin Phoenix won for his outstanding performance in the feature film Joker. The...

Breaking! New Report On The World’s 25 Most Endangered Primates From 2018-2020 Sadly Lists 8 New Species

Highly endangered Zanzibar Red Colobus Monkey (Procolobus kirkii) in Jozani Forest on island of Zanzibar (Tanzania, Africa). Mother and baby nurture & bonding. Just two...

China Upgrades Native Pangolin Protection Status; They Will No Longer Be Used In Traditional Chinese Medicine

China has upgraded the national protection status of its native pangolin species, in particular the Chinese Pangolin Manis pentadactyla, to Class I, the highest form...

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Here is World Animal News’ Top 10 Stories Happening Now: 1. Colorado Parks & Wildlife Confirms First Gray Wolf Pack Sighting In The State Since...

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1. Congratulations to Joaquin Phoenix for winning Best Actor at the Oscars for his outstanding performance in the Joker.  Joaquin gave an inspirational speech using...

Breaking! 11,000 Scientists Declare A Climate Emergency After 40 Years Of Major Global Negotiations To Save Our Planet

A global coalition of scientists led by William J. Ripple and Christopher Wolf of Oregon State University says “untold human suffering” is unavoidable without...

U.S. Senator Cory Booker Introduces Important Bill To Shut Down Wildlife Markets Which Threaten Public Health In The United States

U.S. Senators Cory Booker (D-NJ) and John Cornyn (R-TX) introduced a bipartisan bill, the Preventing Future Pandemics Act, which would direct the State Department to...

China Upgrades Native Pangolin Protection Status; They Will No Longer Be Used In Traditional Chinese Medicine

China has upgraded the national protection status of its native pangolin species, in particular the Chinese Pangolin Manis pentadactyla, to Class I, the highest form...

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Breaking! California Governor Gavin Newsom Signs Bill To Strengthen Horse Safety & Hold Santa Anita Racetrack Accountable After The Tragic Deaths Of 30 Race...

In a move to improve horse safety and bring a greater level of transparency and accountability to racetracks, Governor Gavin Newsom signed SB 469...

Before Eating An Innocent Turkey For Christmas Dinner, Consider This Shocking Undercover Investigation Of Gravel Farm By Viva!

Photos from Viva! Undercover Investigation At Gravel Farm Shocking footage was released from the organization Viva! of an undercover investigation of Gravel Farm, a turkey farm which...

Fifteen Shark Species Now Listed on IUCN’s Red List as Critically Endangered Worldwide

The release yesterday of the International Union for the Conservation of Nature's (IUCN's) assessment of giant guitarfish and wedge fish identifies these critical sharks as the world's most...

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Breaking! Beyond Meat Introduces Its Latest Product Innovation, Beyond Beef!

Beyond Meat just introduced its latest breakthrough in plant-based food innovation: Beyond Beef. Driven by consumer demand, Beyond Beef is designed to have the meaty taste,...

Breaking! Billie Eilish & Mother Maggie Baird Appear On Vegan Cooking Show ‘New Day New Chef’ Highlighting Plant-Based Restaurants Feeding People In Need

The new vegan cooking show ‘New Day New Chef’ returns to Amazon Prime for a special series showcasing Support and Feed, the nonprofit organization formed by Maggie...

Breaking! The Must-See Newly Released Short Film “M6nths” Shot From A Piglet’s Perspective On A Factory Farm Available For Limited Online Screening

To commemorate the first day of the Chinese New Year, The Year of the Pig, Compassion In World Farming (CIWF) is premiering M6nths, a...

Breaking! KFC & Beyond Meat To Test New Plant-Based Beyond Fried Chicken In The Southern U.S. Beginning February 3rd

Kentucky Fried Chicken and Beyond Meat are announcing an expanded test of Beyond Fried Chicken, plant-based chicken. Beginning February 3rd, select KFC restaurants in Charlotte, North...

Meet Some Loving Adoptable Dogs Who Are Looking For Their Forever Homes; Here Are WAN’s Rescues Of The Week!

Below are some of this week’s loving adoptable dogs who have been saved by Peace 4 Animals’ partner The Animal Rescue Mission (ARM), and are in need of...

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