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Naturewatch Foundation is a registered charity working to improve the lives of animals. Our Mission is to end animal cruelty and advance animal welfare standards around the world.

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The go-to place for cruelty-free shopping, Naturewatch Foundation’s...

EMBARGOED UNTIL 10th SEPTEMBER 2020 - 08:00 There’s a brand-new online guide to help compassionate shoppers make informed choices about what... read more

10.09.2020 • By Naturewatch Foundation

Naturewatch Foundation launches ‘Closer to Animals’ survey

Animal welfare charity, Naturewatch Foundation, is reaching out to animal lovers across the UK to ask how animals have benefited their life during... read more

12.08.2020 • By Naturewatch Foundation

Get snapping for the ‘Animal Photos of the Year’ challenge

World Animal Day HQ has launched an international photo challenge, aimed at amateur and professional photographers, inviting them to submit... read more

11.08.2020 • By Naturewatch Foundation

Urgent action needed to reduce shocking level of animal use in UK...

In 2019, 3.4 million procedures were carried out in Great Britain involving living animals, according to UK Government statistics published today,... read more

16.07.2020 • By Naturewatch Foundation

Don’t sell puppies in a pandemic!

Animal welfare charity, Naturewatch Foundation, is calling on the websites Gumtree, Pets4Homes and Preloved to remove adverts for puppies and... read more

08.04.2020 • By Naturewatch Foundation

Local councils urged to clamp down on cruel puppy farmers

Animal welfare charity, Naturewatch Foundation, is urging local councils to take action immediately against cruel and illegal puppy farming.... read more

13.02.2020 • By Naturewatch Foundation


Naturewatch Foundation is calling on all political parties to commit to animal welfare post-Brexit. The Gloucestershire-based animal welfare... read more

20.11.2019 • By Naturewatch Foundation

Naturewatch Foundation’s chance to win £1,000 festive boost

Animal welfare charity, Naturewatch Foundation, is calling on supporters to get behind its bid to win a £1,000 boost as part of specialist... read more

14.11.2019 • By Naturewatch Foundation

World Animal Day Urges us to ‘Doodle It’ For Harry and Friends

The UK-based animal welfare movement, World Animal Day, is calling upon animal lovers to get in touch with Google, to request a high-profile home... read more

25.09.2019 • By Naturewatch Foundation

Horror as three million animals abused for animal testing in the UK in 2018

Stark new UK government figures published today (18/07/19) have exposed that 3.4 million animals were abused in UK laboratories in 2018 despite... read more

18.07.2019 • By Naturewatch Foundation

Naturewatch Foundation celebrates tougher prison sentences for animal...

Naturewatch Foundation has strongly welcomed the long awaited news that the UK government is to update the law to enable tougher prison sentences... read more

26.06.2019 • By Naturewatch Foundation

Chris Packham supports release of wildlife crime novel

Officially released today – ‘A Badger’s Tale’. As part of their longstanding campaign to end badger baiting, Naturewatch Foundation is proud to... read more

18.06.2019 • By Naturewatch Foundation

Animal welfare charity Naturewatch Foundation launches ‘Hotline 4 Puppies’

UK Animal welfare charity, Naturewatch Foundation, is extending their dog welfare campaign work into reporting illegal puppy farming. The ‘Hotline... read more

05.06.2019 • By Naturewatch Foundation

UK animal welfare charity Naturewatch Foundation surveys for animals

UK animal welfare charity, Naturewatch Foundation, has shared startling statistics from an online survey they organised about animal testing. The... read more

24.04.2019 • By Naturewatch Foundation

Horror of non-compliance in UK animal testing labs

04 December 2018 - Figures released by the Home Office have highlighted the scale of non-compliance in some establishments licensed to perform... read more

04.12.2018 • By Naturewatch Foundation

For Animal Lovers, Today Is The Most Important Day Of The Year

That’s because it’s World Animal Day! The celebration of this special day unites the animal welfare movement, mobilising it into a global force... read more

04.10.2018 • By Naturewatch Foundation

Animal abuse: an indicator of violence towards vulnerable people

There are at least 32 studies carried out worldwide on the link between animal abuse and human violence. A high percentage of serial killers and... read more

26.09.2018 • By Naturewatch Foundation

Chris Packham partners with Naturewatch Foundation to save badgers

Naturewatch Foundation animal welfare charity is excited to partner with TV presenter and author, Chris Packham, as part of their longstanding... read more

23.08.2018 • By Naturewatch Foundation

Animal experiments in Great Britain, 2017

Every single day of the year, over 10,000 sentient animals are being subjected to horrific experiments including being poisoned and killed. 3,... read more

20.07.2018 • By Naturewatch Foundation

Klitschko backs pioneering police project to protect animals from abuse...

For the first time ever, police in Kyiv are receiving training on how to fight crimes against animals and the alarming connections between the... read more

11.07.2018 • By Naturewatch Foundation

Almost 4 million animals experimented on in Great Britain in 2016

Around 3.87 million live animals were used in scientific procedures in Great Britain last year, as reported by the Home Office today. This... read more

13.07.2017 • By Naturewatch Foundation

Buying a puppy is easier than ever – and that’s the problem

Celebrity animal advocate and television presenter, Wendy Turner Webster, has joined forces with animal welfare charity, Naturewatch Foundation,... read more

01.12.2016 • By Naturewatch Foundation

Stars align in new film to end cosmetic testing on animals

Stars of stage, screen and the beauty industry have collaborated on a new campaign film for animal welfare charity, Naturewatch Foundation, to... read more

31.10.2016 • By Naturewatch Foundation