Reports suggest all is not well at the new safari park on Vietnam’s Phu Quoc – Animals Asia Animal Welfare Director Dave Neale looks at what may have gone wrong and how Vietnam needs to start to put animal care before commerce.
What’s this? Is Nelson lording it over his sanctuary mates and having a tantrum - effectively throwing his toys out the pram?
For 150 million Chinese waiting for a lift will no longer be wasted seconds - instead they’ll be played a quick animal welfare message.
Hanoi Zoo’s animal circus has quietly closed following years of collaborative animal welfare programmes with Animals Asia. Today we say “thank you” and ask you to take a moment to do the same.
Two pigs were slaughtered at the Nem Thuong Festival after being cruelly tied down and paraded through the town - the only concession to the public outcry being a private execution.
Quantock must have thought he’d die in that cage - but one day a taste of honey was the first hint his hell would soon be over.
It’s worth remembering that money is behind most animal cruelty – it’s business and business is always looking for new markets.