FOUR PAWS experts

FOUR PAWS experts for your research

We have a high level of expertise and will gladly provide you with detailed information on animal welfare concerns worldwide


From the dog and cat meat trade in Southeast Asia and the tiger trade in Europe and beyond, to rescue missions in conflict zones and disaster areas, campaigns on live animal transport, the puppy trade, factory farming, and animal husbandry: Our FOUR PAWS experts – including veterinarians and animal caretakers – have been working intensively in their relevant fields for many years, revealing suffering, rescuing animals in need, and protecting them. They are highly experienced in interview situations and available at short notice for print, online, radio, TV or live interviews.

Below you can find a selection of topics that our experts cover. Of course, we also work on animal welfare issues beyond the scope of this list, so even if your topic of interest is not included, we are still able to assist you.

  1. Animals Affected by Disasters and Conflicts
  2. Companion Animals
  3. Farm Animals and Nutrition
  4. Wild Animals

Animals affected by disasters and conflicts

  • Disaster preparation, prevention and relief for animals
  • Animal welfare and rescues in war and conflict zones

Companion Animals

  • Dog and cat meat trade
  • Stray animal care
  • Illegal puppy trade
  • Mandatory identification & registration of pets 
  • Responsible pet ownership

Farm Animals and Nutrition

  • Live animal transport
  • Animal husbandry for all species
  • Slaughtering
  • Factory farming
  • Sow gestation crates
  • Pig castration
  • Force-feeding of geese and ducks
  • Wool, down and leather
  • Meat and dairy industry
  • Epizootic diseases
  • Clean meat
  • Food industry and innovation
  • Plant-based alternatives

Wild Animals

  • Wildlife tourism
  • Wild animals in circuses and zoos
  • Commercial tiger trade in Europe
  • Private keeping of wild animals
  • Bile bears
  • Fur farming and fur fashion
  • Exotic leather 
  • Canned hunting
  • Species-appropriate sanctuaries for big cats, bears, orangutans, and elephants
  • Animal rescue and transfer
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If you have specific questions or are interested in an interview, please contact us!