Moon bear Jasper spent 15 years in a Chinese bile farm crush cage. Rescued by Animals Asia he spent 15 more as the life and soul of the sanctuary before his death this week.
A bear rescue is currently taking place in Danang, Vietnam by Animals Asia - ahead of an 800km drive back to the animal welfare charity’s sanctuary near Hanoi.
To Taurus this is just a snack that he had to work for - to his carers it’s what keeps him happy and healthy.
Watch Tuffy jump for joy in his first days outside – after being rescued from a bear bile farm where he’d spent years of torture in a tiny cage.
Barri bear’s claws were proving a problem for his carers - he was too old to wear them down naturally, and regular anaesthetics were a no-go.
A film showing a calf cooked alive has shocked Chinese netizens - and our experience tells us the footage will also be shared, reported and condemned in the West. Animals Asia's Animal Welfare Director watched it - this is his response.