Care for the wild

Your guide to making animal friendly choices on holiday

Tourist activities that exploit animals only continue because tourists choose to support them. As a tourist you have a choice – to avoid cruel practices and reward positive ones.

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Is eco-tourism harming whales and dolphins?

29/08/2014 - Is eco-tourism harming whales and dolphins? Interesting article looking at new research examining how whale watching and swimming with wild dolphins could be harming the mammals. For animal lovers, the chance to see majestic creatures such as whales in their natural habitat is often the high point of a holiday. But conservationists have warned that […]

The dark side of animal tourism in Thailand – Telegraph

Ele and tourists Thailand

27/08/2014 - Thailand and animal tourism – a big problem area. Article looking at the way tourists are contributing to the abuse and cruelty of animals in the country – and perhaps how things might be changing.

Dolphin shows cancelled at Mexico travel conference

Dolphin shows, copyright Guardian

20/08/2014 - A travel media conference has decided to drop dolphin experiences from its programme following pressure from travel bloggers and wildlife campaigners, writes the Guardian. Care for the Wild and RIGHT-tourism were heavily involved in this story.

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