Why Borth Zoo?

Why has Freedom for Animals chosen to focus on shutting down Borth Zoo? Read more

It's Time to Phase Out, Not Reopen, Zoos

Some zoos are set to reopen on 15th June, but now is the time to start rebuilding a world without cages. Read more

Exposed: The Education Myth

A new study has shown that very few zoo visitors actually learn about conservation. Read more

Numerous Animal Festive Events Cancelled Thanks to You!

Reindeer and other animal events across the UK are being cancelled, with organisers turning to more compassionate celebrations. Read more

Record number of events using live animals being cancelled

Events using live reindeer being cancelled around the country thanks to animal advocates Read more

An animal-friendly alternative to live reindeer events

Life size puppet reindeer at Christmas event. Will more events move to this more ethical approach? Read more

Reindeer suffer too when used as entertainment

Whether used in circuses or festive events... animals are suffering Read more

Consider the ocean, not an aquarium

Nicola O'Brien, Campaigns Director, compares the memory of her first scuba-diving trip to the sad realities of life for animals in aquariums. Read more

Your Actions for Animals in 2017

Let's look back on all of the amazing things you helped achieve for animals in 2017! Read more

An Ocean Adventure - No Tanks Required

Could this be the future of aquariums? Read more

The elephant in the room: Life and death in UK zoos

If we really care about elephants, we must stop keeping them in captivity... Read more

Animal circuses, animal suffering

In this article we look at transport & life on the road, training, the performances themselves, the ethics, the scientific research, escapes, how it is legal for a circus to beat an elephant with an iron bar. We ask whether this is a relic of the not so distant past, highlight some incidents and look at the legacy of deaths. Read more

Top ten reasons NOT to visit Europe’s “Top Ten Zoos”

We take an alternative look at Europe’s “Top Ten” zoos suggest why you should give them, and any other business which holds animals captive for money, a wide berth Read more

10 facts about zoos

Here are ten facts about zoos that you need to know... Read more