After the last bear was rescued, we closed this chapter in Quang Ninh province with an invitation from government officials to celebrate the end of bear bile farming in their region.
Skin burnt and scalded with boiling water, flung from a fourth floor balcony - this tiny puppy's chances of survival were slim.
Bear bile farming in Quang Ninh province, Vietnam, ends as the last bear is rescued.
Seven more bears safely rescued in Vietnam.
The story of Franzi - our beautiful girl with a huge spirit - is now in print in a wonderful collection of short stories all about bears.
Thanks to our Animals Asia team and incredible supporters, our UK tour this year was a huge success.
Sweeping, negative generalisations about any country do nothing to further the case for animal welfare.
The dog meat trade in China sees millions of dogs snatched from their homes or off the street to be cruelly slaughtered, leaving a trail of devastation.
Join Lesley Nicol, Peter Egan and a host of UK celebrities and supporters for a night of music and fun in London on 26 June.