Social ads concerning the environment and animal rights stand out the most in the controversial field of social advertisement. And it’s no surprise, as these ads speak about global issues that aren’t easy to solve and suggest that we change our old negative habits for good.

Global warming, homeless animals, and animal abuse for entertainment, food, clothes, and cosmetics are just a few of the overwhelming problems that these 30 social animal ads try to raise awareness about. These ads are powerful and intimidating, and will hopefully inspire people to make Earth a better place for all of its inhabitants.

(via: Bored Panda)

Animals Are Not Clowns

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Advertising Agency: Partners Lisboa, Portugal

Every 60 Seconds A Species Dies Out. Each Minute Counts

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Advertising Agency: Scholz & Friends, Berlin, Germany

Imagine This Is Yours

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Advertising Agency: Unknown

If You Don’t Pick It Up They Will

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Advertising Agency: TBWA\Hunt\Lascaris, Johannesburg, South Africa

WWF: What On Earth Are We Doing To Our Planet?

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Advertising Agency: UncleGrey, Copenhagen/Aarhus. Denmark

Horrifying vs. More Horrifying

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Advertising Agency: DDB, Turkey

Help Us Fight The Effects Of Cosmetic Testing

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Advertising Agency: Lowe Pirella Fronzoni, Milan, Italy

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Advertising Agency: Leo Burnett, Brussels, Belgium

Plastic Bags Kill

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Advertising Agency: BBDO Malaysia, MALAYSIA, Kuala Lumpur / Advertising Agency: Duval Guillaume, Belgium

Zurich Zoo: More Space For The Big Ones

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Advertising Agency: Advico Y&R AG, Zurich, Switzerland

WWF: What Will It Take Before We Respect The Planet?

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Advertising Agency: Ogilvy, Paris, France

Save The Rhino: Nothing We Do Will Ever Bring Them Back

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Advertising Agency: Stick, South Africa

Stop The Abuse

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Advertising Agency: Lowe Bull, Cape Town, South Africa

Last Meal: Adopting A Shelter Dog Is Getting Him Out Of Death Row

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Advertising Agency: TBWA/ Lisboa, Portugal

You Are Looking At Every Animal Left In Africa

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Advertising Agency: TBWA\Hunt\Lascaris, Johannesburg , South Africa

WWF: Sewing Patterns

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Advertising Agency: Ogilvy & Mather, France

Stop The Wildlife Trade

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Advertising Agency: Springer & Jacoby Werbung

You See A Dog. He Sees A Home

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Advertising Agency: DDB, Manila, Philippines

WWF: Evolution

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Advertising Agency: Ogilvy, China

WWF: Extinction Can’t Be Fixed

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Advertising Agency: BBDO, Spain

Don’t Buy Exotic Animal Souvenirs

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Advertising Agency: LOWE GGK, Warsaw, Poland

Same Pet, Different Owner. Adopt A Rescue Pet

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Advertising Agency: TBWA-Santiago Mangada Puno, Philippines

WWF: Desertification Destroys 6,000 Species Every Year

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Advertising Agency: Contrapunto BBDO, Madrid, Spain

WWF: Give A Hand To Wildlife

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Advertising Agency: Saatchi&Saatchi Simko, Geneva, Switzerland

WWF: The Future Is Man Made

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Advertising Agency: Leo Burnett, Sydney, Australia

Volunteer Wildfire Services: Wildfires Burn More Than Trees

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Advertising Agency: Saatchi & Saatchi, South Africa

When You See A Tuna, Think Panda

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Advertising Agency: Ogilvy & Mather, Singapore

LAV: The Show Mustn’t Go On. Support Animal-free Circuses

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Advertising Agency: cOOkies adv, Milan, Italy

White Is The New Green. Simply Painting Your Roof White Reflects The Sun’s Rays, Which Helps Cool Down The Environment

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Advertising Agency: Ogilvy, Johannesburg, South Africa

WWF: Bluefin Tuna. Would You Care More If I Was A Panda?

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