Wild cat conservation organizations worldwide involved in legislative advocacy.
Animal Welfare Institute
Since its founding in 1951, AWI has sought to alleviate the suffering inflicted on animals by people. Animal programs include campaigns to prevent commercial exploitation of endangered species.
"...The Animal Welfare Institute (AWI) condemns violence directed against all living creatures. There are no exceptions..." Animals Asia
Preventing cruelty to animals, including an Action Against Cruelty campaign.
"...We harness the voices of supporters around the globe to lobby for specific actions by governments or organisations. We raise awareness of cruel practices and mistreatment of animals used in public entertainment and traditional medicine... Our campaigns include Captive Bear Care; Chinese Zoos and Safari Parks; and Wildlife Consumption..." Conservation Northwest
Conservation Northwest protects wildlife, forests and wild areas from the Washington Coast through the Cascades Mountains to the British Columbia Rockies with a focus on larger predators, including the lynx and cougar.
Protect the cougar throughout the Americas through education, funding, promoting the use of sound science and monitoring state policies.
David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation
David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation is an adaptable and flexible, non-bureaucratic organisation responding promptly to conservation threats by supporting trusted, reputable individuals and organisations operating in the field.
"...David Shepherd is known internationally as an artist and ambassador for wildlife. In 1960 he become a conservationist overnight when he came across 255 zebra lying dead around a poisoned waterhole in Tanzania. David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation (DSWF) has given away over £4million in grants to save critically endangered mammals in their wild habitat and benefit the local people who share their environment...(the) foundation supports a range of innovative, vital and far-reaching projects throughout Africa and Asia, achieving real results for wildlife survival..." EarthJustice
Representing national and local organizations around the country, Earthjustice's legal victories ensure that our wildlife, waterways, and public lands are preserved—not just for this generation, but for those yet to come.
Felidae Conservation Fund
Advances the conservation of the world’s 37 felidae species and their habitats through a combination of pioneering research, compelling education and state-of-the-art technology.
Feline Conservation Federation
A non-profit, non-governmental organization that consists of wild feline managers, educators, conservationists, researchers, and all those who support the mission of feline conservation.
"...For more than fifty years FCF has supported conservation efforts worldwide through the leadership of our members who specialize in captive feline husbandry...FCF serves its members in ways that provide husbandry education, rescue funding, and conservation and research support. FCF operates a respectable accreditation and certification process to objectively verify that animal facilities are providing their felines the standards of care that they deserve. " International Fund for Animals
The rescue of individual animals, protection of entire populations and preservation of precious habitat; securing habitats for tigers, stopping poachers and ending tiger trade.
"...With projects in more than 40 countries, IFAW provides hands-on assistance to animals in need, whether it's dogs and cats, wildlife and livestock, or rescuing animals in the wake of disasters..." Mountain Lion Foundation
California-based organization protecting mountain lions and their habitat.
Panthera focuses its conservation efforts on imperiled cats, including tigers, lions, jaguars snow leopards and several small wild cats; dwnloadable maps and data.
Partnership for Action Against Wildlife Crime
The Partnership for Action Against Wildlife Crime UK (PAW UK) aims to reduce wildlife crime through effective and targeted enforcement, better regulation and improved awareness.
Wildcat Conservation Legal Aid Society
Protect and defends all native and non-native wildcats.
Wildlife Protection Scoiety of India (WPSI)
Providing support and information to government authorities to combat poaching and the escalating illegal wildlife trade, particularly in wild tigers.