03 June 2015

"The best year of their lives - but we need to make it better"

A year on from Animals Asia's takeover of a Chinese bear farm - once characterised by desperate howls of pain - the bears’ smiles show how their lives have changed.

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03 June 2015

A year on – look at the Nanning bears now

April marked a year since Animals Asia took on its greatest challenge, carrying out the world’s biggest ever bear rescue and saving 132 bears from the bile industry.

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02 June 2015

Campaigners braced as Chinese city prepares for dog meat feast

International animal welfare campaigners are ramping up annual opposition to the Yulin dog meat festival in China as Animals Asia launches #ItsNoFestival.

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01 June 2015

Rescue moon bear uses freedom for perfect nap

Bears lucky enough to be rescued from the bear bile industry go on to enjoy a freedom they could never have contemplated on the farms. What they do with that freedom is amazing.

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29 May 2015

Rescue of sole survivor signals end for horror bear farm

The bear farm at the centre of an international animal cruelty row was finally closed yesterday as Animals Asia rescued the facility’s sole surviving bear.

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28 May 2015

#SavingSongSot: Timeline

Live updates from the rescue of the last surviving moon bear on Halong Bay’s infamous Cau Trang bear farm.

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28 May 2015

Animals Asia in mercy dash rescue as four bears die in Halong Bay

Animals Asia’s rescue team is in Halong Bay this morning after local authorities gave the green light to the immediate rescue of the last surviving moon bear on Halong Bay’s infamous Cau Trang bear farm.

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27 May 2015

Row prompts fresh calls for animal welfare laws in Vietnam

As animal cruelty in Vietnam once again makes international headlines, Animals Asia has stressed the need for robust animal welfare legislation.

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