02 February 2016

Wildlife draft amendment is a misstep for China but changes little

“The fact that within China there has been a sustained reaction from animal welfare groups to this news gives us hope - even amongst the concern that this legislation generates."


01 February 2016

Rescued from bile farms – now their only concern is who’s next on the swing (PICS)

There are two swings – but Yin Yang is pretty sure he wants Olly’s swing.


29 January 2016

Five ways to survive winter – like a moon bear!

imals Asia has rescued nearly 600 bears from the bear bile industry and as they recover from their ordeal, their seasonal instincts return.


28 January 2016

This Chinese mall has become a prison for animals

Two polar-brown bear hybrids, six young beluga whales and five walrus calves are among the animals housed in horrifying conditions in a Chinese mall in Guangzhou.


27 January 2016

When temperatures hit -10˚C, Animals Asia stepped in to help 900 dogs

It was going to be a potentially deadly winter for the 900 dogs at the Taishan dog shelter in China – until Animals Asia’s Cat and Dog Welfare Team stepped in.


26 January 2016

The animal cruelty that Vietnam doesn’t want – but can’t stop

It’s the cruelty that Vietnam doesn’t want – and yet plans continue to include the slaughter of pigs in northern Vietnam’s Nem Thuong Festival in February.


25 January 2016

Freed from her metal “torture vest” – this brown bear has learned to stand tall

When Caesar was rescued from a Chinese bile farm in 2004, it was after years of being kept in the cruelest conditions possible – imprisoned in a metal jacket.


22 January 2016

The most experienced bear vet nurse in the world

Animals Asia Senior Vet Nurse Wendy Leadbeater is approaching an important milestone – 10 years with Animals Asia, and a rightful claim as “the most experienced bear vet nurse in the world”.