wild animals

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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orangutan orphan on tree

Help for orangutans

Programme for reintroduction into the wild launched on Borneo

young lion

Private Keeping of Wild Animals

Wild animals should not be made to live like pets in conditions not suited to their species

tamer and tiger

Wild Animals in Entertainment

Animal suffering on tour