About us FAQs Why have you changed your name? In 2018, we changed our name from Captive Animals’ Protection Society to Freedom for Animals. As well as speaking out against circuses and zoos, we work on more campaigns than ever before to help even more animals in captivity. As the profile of our organisation, so does its ability to spread its message far and wide – reaching new supporters and influencing new audiences. To do this, we needed our message to be easily understood and to inspire people seeking to help animals. And what is more inspiring than Freedom for Animals?