Wild animals face many issues in nature and under human captivity.
Read our submission to B.C. government on many of these issues.
Voice your concerns for animal welfare and conservation and turn your passion into action by learning more about these important topics:
Animals in captivity
Wild and exotic animals live in captivity for a variety of reasons, many for entertainment. Learn more about the challenges of animals kept in zoos, aquariums, circuses, movies, TV or sports.
Why don’t wild animals make good pets? Find out about the wildlife trade and the laws that regulate exotic pet ownership.
Facts about fur
There is no such thing as animal-friendly fur in fashion, and there is no guarantee that “faux” fur coats do not contain real fur.
Do we always have to choose between animal welfare or conservation? Learn how the new science of compassionate conservation is merging these ideas. (Photo credit: Dennis McLaren)
Humane rodent control
Event “pests” deserve to be treated humanely. Learn how to prevent rodents in your home and read more about control methods like glueboards, poisons and snap traps.
Help prevent wildlife conflicts. Access resources on how to peacefully co-exist with our urban wildlife neighbours.
We all have a shared responsibility to ensure the welfare of wild animals. Learn more about wildlife rehabilitation.
Learn more about wolf culls in BC and Alberta, and how killing wolves won’t save the caribou or other species. (Photo credit : John E. Marriott)
Many of us are aware of the harms that fireworks can cause our pets. But did you know that they are dangerous to wildlife too?
Ways you have helped wild animals
Your passion for animal welfare and desire to take action has led to so many welfare wins to improve the lives of wild animals. Learn more about the ways you have helped wild animals.
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