our work & campaigns

Creating a world where humans treat animals with respect, empathy and understanding.

Our ongoing campaigns

Across Australia and Asia

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bile bears in vietnam

FOUR PAWS rescues and protects bile bears. We aim to end bear farms for good!

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#Wear it Kind 
for animal-friendly fashion

Fashion is about looking good, feeling good, and being kind to animals, people, and the planet. Our campaigns on fur, wool, leather, down feathers, and animal skins.

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the dog and cat meat trade

We want to #protectmillions killed in the dog and cat meat trade!

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other global campaigns

Save the Saddest Bears

Brown bears caged and abused across Europe.

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The Puppy Trade in Australia

 The dirty and cruel business of treating dogs like a "commodity"

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#RuthlessTourism

Animal abuse for tourism is real, so think before you book your next trip happening now, right on our doorstep

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Our Key topics

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companion animals

Our topics around dogs, cats, rabbits and other pets

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wild animals

Our work for wild animals (bears, lions, apes and more)
 

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animals in fashion

Campaigning for a fur free future and an animal-friendly fashion industry

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rapid response for animals

FOUR PAWS helps animals in the face of wars or in conflict zones

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Stray AND STREET ANimals

Worldwide projects to care for and neuter stray dogs and cats 

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disaster relief for animals

We are prepared to help, if a disaster strikes

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Orangutans

Programme for reintroduction of orphan orangutans into the wild in Borneo

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horses

Promoting wild horse welfare and providing sustainable solutions

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Farm animals

Building awareness about the sentience, and abuse, of cattle, pigs, chickens, geese, sheep
 

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nutrition

Delicious, healthy and varied diet is also animal-friendly

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Science & Research

Background work of 
FOUR PAWS

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newsletter

The FOUR PAWS newsletter keeps you up to date on our work and all topics related to animal welfare.

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