Animals Asia founder and CEO Jill Robinson MBE writes for the Huffington Post on how animal welfare has emerged from the shadows to become a hot topic in Vietnam.
Moon bears Sam and Simon arrived today at Animals Asia’s sanctuary in Tam Dao, Vietnam - the first of 38 bears the animal welfare organisation will rescue across Quang Ninh province.
Moon bears Sam and Simon arrived back on Vietnam’s mainland following their rescue by Animals Asia, after four years on remote Ba Mun island. Their rescue continues today.
Animals Asia has announced that it will rescue two moon bears on Tuesday 5 May from a remote island on the outskirts of Bai Tu Long Bay, just north of the country’s most iconic tourist destination, Halong Bay.
A shocking two-minute movie is proving to be the catalyst for Vietnamese people – tired of the cruelty and criminality of the dog meat trade – to take a stand.