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A dolphin trapped in a fishing net

Study raises concern about methods used to stop dolphins being caught in nets

Dolphins and porpoises continue to die in huge numbers in fishing gear but even some...
Majestic fin whales

Icelandic whalers kill first fin whales in four years

As feared, whale hunters in Iceland have slaughtered at least two fin whales, the first...

Majority of Icelandic people think whaling harms their country’s reputation

With the very real prospect of Iceland's only fin whale hunter, Kristján Loftsson sending boats...
Humpback whale underwater

Humpback whale rescued from shark net in Australia

A humpback whale and her calf have managed to escape after becoming entangled in a...

Animal Friends Pet Insurance delivers early Christmas present to WDC

Animal Friends Pet Insurance, one of the largest suppliers of pet insurance in the UK, paid a surprise visit to WDC today to make a very generous donation of £20,000 as part of a country-wide Christmas charity giveaway.  The company was established with the sole aim of generating funds for animal welfare charities around the world, and to-date, the company has donated £2 million pounds. Managing director and company founder, Elaine Fairfax (Santa) presented the cheque in person and the kind donation will help WDC fight the many threats that whales and dolphins face each day around the world.presentation of cheque to WDC by Animal Friends Pet Insurance