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Bears rescued from tiny forgotten cages, lions flown out from zoos devastated by war, orangutan orphans raised and trained to survive in the jungle on their own – all over the world, FOUR PAWS helps wild animals in need.

help for big cats

We believe that big cats should not be kept as pets or for entertainment.

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help for bears

 We aim to improve the living conditions of imprisoned bears and to end the worst forms of abuse.

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help for horses

Equines (horses, donkeys, zebras) are a diverse species that have accompanied and been used by humans for thousands of years.

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young lion

Wild Animals Are Not Pets

Species-appropriate keeping is impossible from an animal welfare standpoint

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tamer and tiger

Wild Animals in Entertainment

Animal suffering on tour

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Endangered Species Act

Help Save the Endangered Species Act!

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Worldwide Circus Bans US

Countries, states, cities and towns have started restricting the use of wild animals in circuses 

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