10 April 2013

Latest veterinary techniques set to spread through China

Academics responsible for training China’s vets are being armed with the latest technologies and techniques at an educational workshop held this week at China’s Nanjing Agricultural University.


27 March 2013

New Year Rescue bears enjoy den life as they ready themselves for outside

The six New Year Rescue bears have all made the successful switch to bear “dens” - the last step in their rehabilitation before they enjoy the freedom of going outside for the first time.


25 March 2013

Animals Asia says bears must benefit from proposed change to China Wildlife Law

Animals Asia has welcomed a draft proposal to amend China’s Wildlife Protection Law, calling for the proposed legislation to include protection of bears farmed for their bile.


18 March 2013

Animals Asia veterinary team assist dogs rescued from China’s meat trade

Seven hundred dogs rescued from the meat trade in China are receiving veterinary support, including vaccinations, from animal welfare group Animals Asia.include protection of bears farmed for their bile.


14 March 2013

Commuters asked to examine the real cost of animal performances

Commuters in some of China’s busiest stations are set to be challenged on their attitudes towards performing animals.


13 March 2013

Animals Asia founder’s “Lifetime Achievement” recognised at awards

Animals Asia founder Jill Robinson has been awarded the Lifetime Achievement award at the 2013 Burgess Wetnose Animal Rescue Awards in London.


06 March 2013

NEWS: Chinese activists stop truck carrying 900 dogs to slaughter

The truck was spotted in the Qijiang District of Chongqing, and the driver was forced to pull over. Of the wide array of pedigree and mixed breeds discovered on board, many still had tags or collars, meaning they are likely to have been stolen from their homes.


07 February 2013

New Year Rescue: One Month On

One month on from the New Year Rescue that saw six bears arrive at Animals Asia’s sanctuary in Chengdu from an illegal bear bile farm in Sichuan Province, each has undergone successful surgery to remove their damaged gall bladders.