Staff at Animals Asia’s Vietnam sanctuary said their farewells to moon bear Simon this week after the seriously ill bear’s condition failed to improve.
Every time a bear is rescued by Animals Asia we are making a commitment to caring for them for the rest of their lives.
One way to catch the countless magic moments in a moon bear’s life at one of our sanctuaries is Vine, a moving image that’s worth a thousand words. Here’s our top 15 from the more than 100 currently available to view online.
The welfare of captive bears in Vietnam is set for a boost with the Advancing Bear Care 2015 workshops set to take place at Animals Asia’s Vietnam Bear Rescue Centre and Hanoi between October 29 to November 1.
As Animals Asia celebrates its 17th anniversary this month, it’s prompted us to reflect on the battles we are fighting and the challenges still to come. We’re asking supporters to “help us write the next chapter” through our Founder’s Appeal.
A documentary into the dog meat trade in South East Asia hopes to emulate the success of movies such as “Blackfish” and “The Cove” by highlighting the illegality and cruelty stretching from Bangkok to Hanoi.