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Inside Southeast Asia's largest bear rescue center

The Vietnam Bear Rescue Center in the northern province of Vinh Phuc provides a semi-wild environment for bears that get a second chance.

Two elephants find freedom again in Vietnam

Two elephants that took tourists on rides in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak have been freed and returned to the wild.

Central Vietnam tourist park hands over captive moon bears to sanctuary

A tourism park in Nha Trang on Tuesday transferred to a rescue center four moon bears it had been holding in captivity.
June 26, 2019 | 03:19 pm GMT+7

Moon bear owned by drug lord rescued in northern Vietnam

A moon bear once kept captive by a drug lord was rescued by the Animals Asia foundation in Lang Son Province Wednesday.
June 20, 2019 | 11:50 am GMT+7

Four Vietnamese caught poaching in Cambodia

Four Vietnamese nationals were arrested Wednesday after locals reported their poaching activities in a Cambodian wildlife sanctuary.
May 02, 2019 | 05:32 pm GMT+7

Three jailed in Vietnam for livestreaming monkey slaughter on Facebook

Three people in the central province of Ha Tinh were jailed Wednesday for killing an endangered monkey and livestreaming their slaughter on Facebook.
April 19, 2019 | 08:27 am GMT+7

Vietnam corporation accused of 'ruthless exploitation' of bears for entertainment

A Vietnamese corporation has been accused of exploiting moon bears to entertain tourists near the resort town of Nha Trang, although it said its bears are kept under 'proper' care.
March 15, 2019 | 08:44 am GMT+7

Malaysia jails two Vietnamese, one for 19 years, for possessing wildlife parts

Two Vietnamese men have been jailed for 19 years and six years in Malaysia for possessing body parts of threatened wildlife species.
March 14, 2019 | 07:11 pm GMT+7

Hong Kong customs seize record haul of pangolin scales bound for Vietnam

Hong Kong customs busted a massive endangered species smuggling operation from Africa, officials said on Friday.
February 01, 2019 | 01:25 pm GMT+7

Saigon a hotspot for ivory trade: report

Saigon had the largest number of shops in Vietnam selling ivory items between 2016 and 2017, a wildlife trade report revealed recently.
January 08, 2019 | 09:31 am GMT+7

Hanoi considers geo-positioning chips on dogs

Hanoi is considering tagging dogs in the city with geographic postitioning chips to better manage them.
December 23, 2018 | 03:33 pm GMT+7

Why our dog was a close family member

Before he died, our family dog, Lu, showed us how intertwined dogs’ lives are with ours, how they are family to us.
November 27, 2018 | 01:59 pm GMT+7

Woman who rescues dogs from the frying pan

Uyen Nhu runs a shelter where abandoned and sick pets get a new life. 
October 14, 2018 | 03:03 pm GMT+7

Myanmar torches illegal wildlife stockpile worth $1.3 million to deter smugglers

Hundreds of seized elephant tusks, pangolin scales and other animal parts were destroyed Thursday as part of a crackdown on illegal wildlife trafficking.
October 04, 2018 | 03:09 pm GMT+7

Do the civilized eat dogs? That’s a stupid question

Whining about the ethics of eating dog meat is basically barking up the wrong tree.
October 04, 2018 | 01:00 pm GMT+7
 
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