13 January 2021

A look back at some Wow! facts and stats from across Animals Asia’s work in 2020

Discover some of the most impressive achievements and statistics from Animals Asia’s work in 2020.


19 November 2020

Pioneering Bear Physiotherapy trial outstanding success!

A pilot project to treat bears with mobility issues with special physiotherapy sessions has proved a resounding success and the programme is going to be expanded to help more bears with reduced mobility. Bears Arthur and Milagro were the first beneficiaries of this innovative work and the results have been very encouraging.


18 November 2020

During recent Vietnam floods, Animals Asia came to the rescue of shelter, home to over 100 cats and dogs

Recent floods, predominantly in central Vietnam, have devastated thousands of lives and left many homeless or dead. During this crisis Animals Asia came to the rescue of a shelter which is home to over 100 cats and dogs.


05 November 2020

Two more bears rescued in Survival Rescue named in memory of those lost in recent Vietnam floods

Yesterday two more bears were rescued by Animals Asia and brought to our sanctuary in Tam Dao National Park. Named Storm and Torrent in tribute to those in Vietnam affected by devastating floods.


17 October 2020

One bear closer to ending bear bile farming in Vietnam

Animals Asia has moved one bear closer to its goal of ending bear bile farming in Vietnam, with the rescue of a bear from the district of Phúc Thọ on Thursday.


16 October 2020

Animals Asia founder and CEO Jill Robinson to speak at event marking 75 years of the United Nations

Jill Robinson, the founder and CEO of Animals Asia, will speak at an event on Friday 23 October to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the United Nations (UN), and mark five years since the UN's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were launched.


15 October 2020

Lucky families won radio competition to be the first open-day visitors to our China sanctuary since the coronavirus outbreak

11 families recently visited Animals Asia’s bear sanctuary in Chengdu, China where they got a chance to see the bears and take part in a bear-themed art workshop! They won the chance to visit the bears following a competition on Sichuan Traffic Radio.


09 October 2020

Staff at our Vietnam Bear Rescue Centre perform the first ‘in-house’ root canal surgery on a resident bear!

Following training from dental specialist Dr Cedric Tutt, Senior Vet Surgeon Shaun Thomson performed the first 'in-house' root canal surgery at the Vietnam Bear Rescue Centre. Bear Rae’s tooth has been filled and now she is loving life (and lunch) again!