About us

We are World Animal Protection

We end the needless suffering of animals

We influence decision-makers to put animals on the global agenda

We help the world see how important animals are to all of us

We inspire people to change animals’ lives for the better

We move the world to protect animals.

We strive to end injustice

We are local

Working on the ground with local partners for the greatest effect, we are active in more than 50 countries.

We are global

We have consultative status at the Council of Europe and collaborate with national governments, the United Nations, the Food and Agriculture Organization, and the World Organization for Animal Health–influencers with the power to improve the lives of millions of animals.

Learn more about our work.

Our supporters are worldwide

To conduct our lifesaving work, we rely on a global network of dedicated supporters who are as passionate as us about ending animal suffering.


World Animal Protection provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.