As Vietnam once again makes international headlines for animal cruelty – its government must now realise the urgent need for animal welfare legislation.
SANCTUARY STARS: “I’ll miss the bears playing in the sunshine and the most dedicated team I have ever worked with.”
From three little cubs to a sanctuary caring for almost 150 bears – departing Vietnam Bear and Vet Team Director Annemarie looks back over her time with Animals Asia.
As Animals Asia’s Vet Intern, Wang Jing is part of a new wave of young, animal welfare-aware Chinese vets – but it took a T-shirt to start her on the path to a dream job.
The Yulin dog meat festival has become a focal point for animal lovers and media alike in the campaign to end dog meat eating. The festival and the trade can be stopped – here’s how.
Winter Olympics 2018 “moon bear” mascot is a major milestone in the campaign to end bear bile farming
Animals Asia has welcomed the announcement of Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics’ moon bear mascot, saying it will help thousands of moon bears on bile farms across Asia.
Animals Asia met with a Vietnamese town’s bear bile farmers and outlined what bears need to be fit, healthy and happy - the “bear necessities” they don’t receive on bile farms.
Orphaned by poachers, rescued from traffickers - sun bear cub Murphy needs lots of love from his new carers and some fun too - like a bubble bath!