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Captivity is cruel for dolphins

Thomas Cook expands ban on ticket sales to captive dolphin shows

Great news for our ongoing campaign to end captivity and stop tour operators selling tickets...
Risso's dolphin

UK is failing to protect whales and dolphins says parliamentary committee

A House of Commons select committee report published today (28 June 2023) shines a light...

Success! Fin whaling in Iceland is suspended after officials say hunts are unlawful

Icelandic Fisheries Minister, Svandís Svavarsdóttir has called off this season's fin whale hunt!  The Icelandic...
The shortened hunts season ended with a final total of 23 whales killed, 1 unborn calf killed and 1 whale lost.

Permit dispute delays start of hunt season in Iceland

Whaling is cruel and we need to end it. This year's whale hunt season in...
The Snail and the Whale

WDC partners with Macmillan Children’s Books on the 20th Anniversary of The Snail and the Whale!

We are delighted to announce that Whale and Dolphin Conservation and Macmillan Children's Books are...
Hope the inflatable whale

Glasgow secondary school hosts life-size inflatable whale with help from Deloitte and WDC

Pupils at Govan High School played host to a life-size inflatable humpback whale on Tuesday...