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WAN Talks With The LAFD About The Devastating Fire That Claimed The Lives Of 17 Pet Cats Housed At CatPlaceLA

Left Photo Use Permitted via Creative Commons - LAFD / Right Photo by Harry Garvin and David Ortiz A major emergency structure fire in the Palms...

Archaic Bullfighting In Spain Claims The Lives Of Nine People; Sadly, The Number Of Bulls Injured Or Killed Remains Unknown

Partido Animalista (PACMA), a Spanish political party that works for the rights of animals, the defense of the environment, and social justice, has revealed...

The House Passes Critical Legislation To Protect Animals Impacted By Disasters; Bill Now Heads To The President’s Desk For Signature

Photos by the ASPCA The Planning for Animal Wellness (PAW) Act, a bill aimed at encouraging collaborative relationships between government agencies and outside experts to incorporate pets...

Urgent Help Needed To Find The Remaining Five-Week-Old Puppies Who Were Recently Kidnapped In Washington, D.C.

Earlier this week, the Humane Rescue Alliance (HRA) announced that it was seeking the safe return of six vulnerable puppies who need their mother, siblings,...

Donations Needed As Search & Rescue Efforts Are Underway After Devastating Mud Slide In South Africa Claims The Lives Of Countless Animals

Photos from Bloemfontein SPCA, Facebook The devastating collapse of a dam wall on September 11th at an abandoned Jagersfontein diamond mine in South Africa's Free State province...

World Animal Protection Reveals The Harsh Impact On Our Planet From The Factory Farming Of Pigs & Chickens For Their Meat

A new research report commissioned by World Animal Protection, titled, Climate Change and Cruelty, has revealed the true impact of factory farming on our planet,...

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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...

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...

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...

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...

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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...

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! 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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Urge Thailand To Ban The Cruel Captive Tiger Industry After Thousands Of Tigers Have Suffered & Died At The Tiger Temple & Other Tourist...

In 2016, the Thai government raided the notorious Tiger Temple in Thailand. For years, mischievous monks were advertising their tiger sanctuary as a place where...

Urgent Help Needed After 2.5 Million Acres Have Burned and Over 350 Koalas Have Died From The NSW Fires That Continue To Devastate Australia

Photo by: Wildlife Rescue Sunshine Coast This is not a drill, this is a crises. Over 2.5 MILLION ACRES have burned and 350 koalas have...

Breaking! U.S. Senate Committee Passes Legislation To Protect Less Than 400 North Atlantic Right Whales That Remain On Earth

Photo by: Center For Biological Diversity Yesterday, the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation held a markup on (S. 2453) The Scientific Assistance...

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First Of Its Kind Plant-Based World Conference Draws Nearly 4,000 Attendees In NYC

Ben Davis, Content & Communications Director Of Plant-Based World Last weekend, close to 4,000 people, including business professionals, medical experts and consumers gathered at the inaugural...

Breaking! Veggie Grill, The Largest Plant-Based Premium Fast-Casual Restaurant Chain Opens First NYC Location

Veggie Grill, the largest 100% plant-based, premium fast casual brand in the United States, opened its first New York City location last Friday at 12...

One Year Ends & Another Begins With Devastating Reminders Of Why Wild & Exotic Animals Should Never Be Exploited In Captivity

2018 ended with the heart-wrenching news that a young woman lost her life in North Carolina, and 2019 began with a toddler having to...

Breaking News! Pope Francis Offered One Million Dollars To The Charity Of His Choice To Try Vegan For Lent

A major global campaign announced today and backed by a high-profile coalition of celebrities, environmentalists, and organizations is calling on Pope Francis to try...

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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