wild animals

Bears that we rescue from tiny forgotten cages, lions that we fly out from war-torn zoos, or orangutan orphans that we raise and train so they can survive in the jungle on their own - all over the world, FOUR PAWS is helping 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

Wild Animals Are Not Pets

Species-appropriate keeping is not possible from an animal welfare point of view

tamer and tiger

Wild Animals in Entertainment

Animal suffering on tour