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february

Our updates and stories in February

Cages of laying hens

Dr Jane Goodall calls on EU to end cage farming across Europe

The letter to the European Commission is signed by more than 140 international scientists


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Dogs rescued

Slaughterhouse-bound minivan carrying 61 dogs intercepted in Cambodia

FOUR PAWS steps in to assist Cambodian authorities in first ever interception of dogs being taken for the dog meat trade


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Fur fox

Internationally renowned sports brand Adidas joins fur-free initiative

FOUR PAWS welcomes newest member in the Fur Free Retailer program


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Dog in shelter

Despite COVID-19 restrictions: FOUR PAWS distributes 10 tonnes of food to starving animals in Lebanon

Hundreds of animals were left homeless after the devastating explosion in Beirut in August


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Rescue Stafida

Rescue Stafida

The miraculous survival of a dog who was struck by a train 


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Stray dogs in Moldova

Catch, Neuter, Vaccinate, Return

Four simple steps to protect millions of stray cats and dogs


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Factory farming

Pandemics and Animal Welfare

Support our call for a kinder, safer world for animals and people!


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Mink in a cage

COVID-19 in fur farms and global fur bans

Major milestones in 2020 in banning fur worldwide, accelerated by COVID-19 hotspots in fur farms


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Cat in a cage

Stolen. Killed. Eaten.

End the dog and cat meat trade! Read our newest updates here!


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Bears hugging

Show Your Love for Animals this Valentine's Day

Five animal-friendly tips to make your heart beat faster this Valentine's Day


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Bear Dushi in BEAR SANCTUARY Müritz

Gallery Summer in our Sanctuaries

Beautiful pictures from our sanctuaries, 2020


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Lion Lenci

Farewell dear Lenci

We say a sad goodbye to Lenci, our resident lion at FELIDA Big Cat Centre


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Happy Bear

Measures in times of corona

We are well prepared to continue to care for our animals


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Lion at LIONSROCK

12 Facts About Big Cats

How much do you know about these powerful feline predators? 


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Happy dog

Animal Welfare and COVID-19

What you need to know to take care of your animals during and after COVID-19?


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Bear Sang - rescued former bile bear

Rescued 7 Bile Bears

Update of our newest rescued bears at BEAR SANCTUARY Ninh Binh 


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Dog at home

Become a Foster Carer

Find out, if pet fostering is for you


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Tiger

Worldwide Bans on Wild Animals in Circuses

Bans or restrictions on the keeping of animals in circuses


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january

Our updates and stories in January

Chickens in a barn

New Year’s Resolution

For the animals, the planet and for you


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The Beauty of Adoption

Adopting a pet is a wonderful process


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7 bile bears rescued

Rescue 7 Bile Bears

Asiatic black bears La, Lam, Sang, Dua, Khe, Oi and Xoai begin their new lives at BEAR SANCTUARY Ninh Binh 


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An orphaned kangaroo in Australia

What to do if you find injured wildlife in Australia

A guide for how to help injured wildlife in Australia


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Dog under a shade

Pets and heatwaves in Australia: Make a safety plan today

A guide on how you can prepare a pet emergency plan


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Koala in Australia

Australia's animals and the threat of bushfires

How to help animals during bushfire season, and the importance of preparation, recovery and rehabilitation


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Mena Suvari and Fur Free Alliance partner for anti-fur video

The new PSA from writer and director Dustin Brown shines a spotlight on the bloody fur trade 
 


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Dog during Carnival

Carnival: No Fun For Animals

FOUR PAWS gives tips on what pet owners should look out for


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Roe buck Ruffy

Rescue Ruffy

An orphaned roe fawn in a meadow who fought to live!


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Jambolina looks over her new home

Rescue Jambolina

After many years in the circus, a new life is finally beginning for the brown bear


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Elephant Kaavan

The FOUR PAWS review 2020

Only with your help, this was possible. Watch the video! 


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Golden retriever puppy outdoors on a sunny day

10 Tips to Recognise a Responsible Puppy Seller.

FOUR PAWS advice on what to look out for when you are buying a puppy 


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Mink in a cage

COVID-19 in fur farms and global fur bans

Major milestones in 2020 in banning fur worldwide, accelerated by COVID-19 hotspots in fur farms


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