a new, clearly stated ambition of the European Commission

To have restored all their damaged ecosystems by 2050: this is the legally binding target set by the European Commission for the Member States in its new legal text, drawn up as part of its nature package. In parallel with its proposal for a regulation on the sustainable use of pesticides, the European Commission presented … Read more

Rescue of a lion cub in Montenegro

23.06.2022 – 14:42 FOUR POTS – Foundation for Animal Protection A document 202200623_Rescue- ~ a-lion-Nikola.pdfPDF – 395 KB Survivors of illicit trafficking in wild animals: FIRE PAVERS transfers lion cub Nikola from Montenegro to Holland Zurich, 23 June 2022 – The global animal welfare organization FOUR PAWS has successfully transferred a lion cub, rescued from … Read more

Robotic lawnmowers: a real danger to wildlife and domestic animals

20.06.2022 – 12:05 FOUR POTS – Foundation for Animal Protection A document 202200620_Bannir-rob ~ euses-hedgehogs.pdfPDF – 289 kB Robotic lawnmowers: a real danger to wildlife and domestic animals FOUR PAWS warns against these machines, which regularly mutilate hedgehogs and other creatures found in gardens Zurich, June 20, 2022 – The gardening season is in full … Read more

Indonesia: Dog slaughterhouse owner sentenced to 12 months in prison

17.06.2022 – 09:40 FOUR POTS – Foundation for Animal Protection A document 20220616_Slagteri-hunde-Indonesia.pdfPDF – 456 kB Dog slaughterhouse owner sentenced to 12 months in prison FOUR PATS once again calls on the Indonesian president to ban the trade in dog meat Sukoharjo / Zurich, 17 June 2022 – The owner of a dog slaughterhouse in … Read more

Swiss Animal Protection PSA calls for a ban on ammunition containing lead

16.06.2022 – 09:00 Swiss Animal Protection STS A document STS_MM_bleihaltigeMu ~ on_F_062022_def.pdfPDF – 129 kB Even in low doses, lead is harmful to humans and animals and accumulates in the body. Hunting ammunition containing lead is a major source of lead poisoning. That is why the Swiss Animal Welfare Authority is demanding a broad ban … Read more

The Swiss Animal Welfare Agency demands a significant reduction of animals from …

15.06.2022 – 09:01 Swiss Animal Protection STS A document STS_MM_Ueberschussti ~ _F_062022_final.pdfPDF – 126 KB In Switzerland, the number of animals born or imported for experimental animal husbandry is more than double the number of animals actually used for animal experiments. The Swiss Animal Welfare Agency has long called for stricter rules for the production … Read more

A coalition to help Ukrainian refugee pets in Switzerland

15.06.2022 – 08:35 FOUR POTS – Foundation for Animal Protection 2 papers Logoer-F.pdfPDF – 330 kB 20220615_Koalition-Ukraine-refugees.pdfPDF – 545 kB Emergency assistance for Ukrainian refugees traveling with their pets A coalition formed by FOUR PAWS, the Animal Rights Foundation TIR im Recht (TIR), the Susy Utzinger Animal Protection Foundation (SUST) and the Swiss Veterinary Association … Read more

Busia, a former stray dog ​​who became a therapy dog, supports the soldiers …

09.06.2022 – 15:06 FOUR POTS – Foundation for Animal Protection A document 202200609_Dogs-tea ~ soldiers-ukraine.pdfPDF – 416 KB Busia, a former stray dog ​​who became a therapy dog, supports rehabilitation soldiers in Ukraine FOUR PAWS ‘animal-assisted therapy program helps heal trauma and prevent post-traumatic stress disorder Zurich, June 9, 2022 – The war in Ukraine … Read more

Nike is celebrating 50 years, but for 50,000 sports enthusiasts it’s time for the brand …

08.06.2022 – 14:55 FOUR POTS – Foundation for Animal Protection A document 202200608_signaturer-Nike.pdfPDF – 323 KB Nike celebrates 50 years, but for 50,000 sports enthusiasts, it’s time for the brand to abandon “wool plagued with animal suffering” FOUR PAWS encourages the market leader to use certified wool Zurich, June 8, 2022 – The worldwide animal … Read more

Beware of stray animals on the streets of Bucha and other Ukrainian cities

03.06.2022 – 09:17 FOUR POTS – Foundation for Animal Protection A document 20220603_Ukraine-follow-up-E.pdfPDF – 379 KB Beware of stray animals on the streets of Bucha and other Ukrainian cities FOUR PAWS has fully resumed its mission to help dogs and cats across the country Zurich, June 3, 2022 – As the conflict in Ukraine has … Read more