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FOUR PAWS in US
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Ending Dog and Cat Meat Trade Southeast Asia
Animals in Fashion
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FOUR PAWS – A Journey in Time
Coalitions and Partnerships in the U.S.
biggest rescue to date
7 bears saved in Vietnam
Animal-Friendly Fashion starts with YOU!
Dog and cat meat trade in sE asia
How FOUR PAWS wants to make a difference
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Bears are still kept in appalling conditions. Their owners often use them for profit. Whether for bile extraction, training hunting dogs or...
It’s becoming more and more common to buy pets online via classified ads sites. No matter if you are seeking a puppy, a kitten, a rabbit or...
It’s closer than you think! FOUR PAWS reveals the involvement of Europe in the ruthless trade and the cruel tiger business.
Press, blog posts, rescues and other news.
Biggest Bile Bear Rescue
Suffering bears find a species-appropriate and safe home
Bullet particles discovered in three-legged bear
FOUR PAWS found a new home for Dushi in Germany after rescue from Albanian horror zoo
Rescue Lili, Lulu and Lac
The impromptu rescue of three nameless Asiatic black bears
Beware of Ticks!
Caution helps to protect dogs and cats
29 orphaned cheetahs in Somaliland in need of food and supplies
FOUR PAWS contributes to conservation efforts of Africa’s most endangered big cat
Two of the last illegally kept brown bears in Croatia have found a new home
FOUR PAWS rescues and transfers Suzana and Bruno to Croatian bear refuge
Ground Zero of the Cambodian Dog Meat Trade
A moments decision between life or death: Neary and Sopol get a second chance!
Indonesian Regency Announces Action Plan to End the Dog Meat Trade
DMFI coalition’s shocking exposé leads to launch of Karanganyar action plan to eliminate brutal dog meat trade
Orphaned bear cub rescued from basement
The bear is now safe at species-appropriate BEAR SANCTUARY Prishtina
FOUR PAWS International’s Primatologist Named in Fast Company’s 100 Most Creative People in Business List
Dr. Preuschoft joins the 10th annual list of innovative women and men
We provide species-appropriate homes for rescued animals all over the world.
Big Cat Sanctuary LIONSROCK
A species-appropriate home for more than 100 rescued animals
Arosa Bear Sanctuary
The first bear sanctuary in Switzerland!
BEAR SANCTUARY Ninh Binh
A peaceful oasis for former bile bears
BEAR SANCTUARY Arbesbach
The First FOUR PAWS bear sanctuary; helping abused bears since 1998
FELIDA Big Cat Centre
An intensive care rescue center for big cats
BEAR SANCTUARY Mueritz
The largest BEAR SANCTUARY in Western Europe
BEAR SANCTUARY Prishtina
A peaceful oasis for bears in Kosovo
Domazhyr Bear Sanctuary
FOUR PAWS' BEAR SANCTUARY in the Ukraine
Big Cat Centre TIERART
An animal-friendly sanctuary of all shapes and sizes!
Read more about our emotional animal rescues.
Rescue Chuoi, Tao and Le
Chuoi, Tao and Le were successfully lured out of their cage for the last time
FOUR PAWS is helping Meow recover and find a safe, loving home
Rescue Bear Cub
FOUR PAWS rescues orphaned bear cub from basement
FOUR PAWS rescues Ukrainian baiting bear
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