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Austrian Federal Minister joined the Dutch Government in stopping the export of live animals to and through the Russian Federation in case the implementation of the Council Regulation 1/2005 cannot be ensured.
Austria to limit live transport
22 June 2020
Four Paws announced that Lower Saxony and Saxony will no longer approve live animal transports to and through the Russian Federation, while Lower Saxony will also prohibit transports to North Africa, particularly to Algeria and Morocco.
German federal states further limit live animal transport
18 May 2020
Netflix’s controversial ‘Tiger King’ has sparked discussions around the globe, not least of all because of its revelation that more tigers could be living in captivity in the United States than there are in the wild.
Report unveils out-of-control captive tiger trade
23 April 2020
Four Paws has launched 'The Atlas Challenge' asking food industry to become progressive planet-savvy pioneers by reducing the offer of meat and increase plant-based and food innovative products.
Food industry should drive meat reduction revolution
14 April 2020
Four Paws' staff posted pictures of their four-legged colleagues on social media. It turns out that animals love to work from home!
'Stay at home' challenge
20 March 2020
A FOUR PAWS report on the dog and cat meat trade in the Southeast Asian countries.
Report advises on how to end the dog and cat meat trade in Southeast Asia
17 February 2020
Accepted motions for resolutions on changes in animal transport but a positive signal
Austrian MEPs vote on motions for resolutions on live animal transport
20 September 2019
Investigation finds bear put on skateboard in circus, elephants ridden and tigers chained for selfies
Investigators film cases of animals being abused in circuses across Europe
15 September 2019
Animal Welfare Minister Beate Hartinger-Klein (FPÖ) has spoken out in favor of a Europe-wide ban on fur farming.
Fur farming: Austrian Minister Hartinger-Klein for EU-wide ban
18 March 2019
On January 19th of the International Green Week in Berlin, the worldwide biggest agricultural event our member organisations Deutscher Tierschutzbund and VIER PFOTEN joined forces and took part in the annual demonstration against the agricultural industry.
“We are fed up!” demonstration in Berlin
25 January 2019
Tim Robinson, Eurogroup for Animals' Senior Programme Leader visited Four Paws' Al Ma'wa wildlife rescue center in Jordan. The newly established sanctuary which receives rescued or abused wildlife from Jordan and the neighbouring countries.
Spotlight on Al Ma’wa wildlife rescue centre in Jordan
27 August 2018
The International Animal Welfare Summit will take place in Vienna on 24 April 2018. It will act as a platform for the critical issues raised by the overarching theme “Animal Welfare – A necessity for human survival or only a concern for the privileged?”
First International Animal Welfare Summit
24 January 2018