Animal Defenders International

 

Animal Defenders International

Press releases

Showing page 76 of 106. Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106

ADI praises India for banning elephants in zoos

13 November 2009

Animal Defenders International (ADI) today welcomed reports that India is to ban elephants in zoos. ADI understands that a new directive from the Central Zoo Authority (CZA) will make the sight of elephants...

Wandsworth Council bans wild animals in circuses

11 November 2009

Animal Defenders International (ADI) applauds Wandsworth Council for voting to strengthen its ban on circuses with wild animals performing on council land. The vote followed a showdown in Committee between...

House of Lords backs measures to end capture of wild monkeys and to restrict monkey experiments

11 November 2009

Every year thousands of monkeys are torn from the wild and their families to restock breeding colonies in factory farms in Asia and Mauritius that supply European laboratories. A new report published...

CRITICAL WEEK AS EUROPE DECIDES FUTURE OF LAB ANIMALS

5 November 2009

Trialogue meeting to consider steps to end the capture of wild monkeys by dealers Over the next few days the European Commission, European Parliament and Council of Ministers are holding trialogue discussions...

MEPS VIEW FOOTAGE FROM INSIDE LABS AS THEY DECIDE THE FATE OF LAB PRIMATES

4 November 2009

Council of Ministersí common position to be decided in two weeks At a crucial meeting in the European Parliament, key MEPs will examine shocking evidence showing the issues facing laboratory primates...

Circus trainer death highlights danger of keeping wild animals in circuses

23 October 2009

The death of a circus trainer in Russia demonstrates the hazardous nature of keeping wild animals in circuses. This incident, where an ice-skating brown bear mauled and killed a circus trainer and seriously...

Swiss Supreme Court rules against researchers in landmark case for the protection of primates

16 October 2009

The Swiss Supreme Court ruled this week against the Polytechnic School of the University of Zurich, which was appealing a decision to deny them the license for two scientific projects involving the use...

ADI urges local councillors to ban performing animals in circuses

16 September 2009

Animal Defenders International (ADI) is calling upon council members in Tendring, Essex to vote to ban animal circuses. This crucial vote comes just a few weeks after an ADI exposť showed animal cruelty...

© Animal Defenders International 2019