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Release at LIONSROCK

The Women Fighting for Animals Around the Globe

Meet the FOUR PAWS female animal guardians

Lion Masoud

The Medical Journey of Masoud

Lion Masoud is the result of inbreeding and therefore suffers from neurological problems


Big Cats from War Zones

In recent years, FOUR PAWS had several successful missions in rescuing big cats from war-torn countries such as Iraq, Gaza and Syria

Veterinarian Dr Frank Göritz in Khan Younis Zoo in the Gaza Strip

World Veterinary Day

Celebrate the world class vets at the helm of our emergency rescue missions.


Showdown at Fier zoo

Ioana Dungler · 27.11.2018

Ioana Dungler reflects on one of our most dramatic rescue missions so far and how we managed to finally rescue the animals from "Europe's worst zoo in...

Brown bears Vinzenz and Liese

30 Years of FOUR PAWS

In 1988, Heli Dungler founded the internationally active animal welfare organisation FOUR PAWS in Austria

Leopard Bakari at LIONSROCK

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Lion Ivan-Asen in 2018

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