22 July 2013

Chengdu sanctuary secured after supporters’ flood appeal response

Work is set to begin repairing flood damage at Animals Asia’s Chengdu sanctuary in China after a huge response from supporters to an appeal launched just over one week ago.


15 July 2013

Urgent repairs required to Chengdu Sanctuary following heavy rain

Following heavy rain at Animals Asia’s Chengdu sanctuary in China that has caused damage onsite, staff are planning urgent repairs to ensure their safety through the ongoing rainy season. Whilst the rain has currently stopped, the local government authority has issued a notice of expected further severe rainstorms, advising preparation for flooding from now until the 20th July.


10 July 2013

Flooding threatens Chengdu Sanctuary

Animals Asia’s sanctuary in Chengdu, China has suffered flood damage following a sustained period of wet weather in the region.


09 July 2013

Chinese government releases plan for better zoo care

A document released to zoos across China, giving guidelines for the treatment of animals, has been welcomed by Animals Asia.


03 July 2013

NGOs agree to work together to end “criminal and cruel” dog and cat meat industry in China

Animal welfare organisations across China have agreed to work together against the “criminal and cruel” dog and cat meat industry.


27 June 2013

Beijing dog owners call for rethink after big dog ban

Animals Asia is supporting Beijing dog owners who have called for a more reasoned approach to the “big dogs” law now being implemented in parts of the city.


14 June 2013

20 years and 400 bears – how change was made

When a farmer in Northern Vietnam decided the bear he once farmed for its bile deserved a better life with Animals Asia, he could have had no idea of the significance of the decision.


06 June 2013

Chinese actor Duan Yihong bonds with the bears!

“Wo Ai Yue Xiong!” (We Love Moon Bears!) was the cry from Chinese heartthrob actor Duan Yihong and the school children attending Animals Asia’s Chengdu Sanctuary this week.