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Tiger weighing 240kg rescued from traffickers' claws in northern Vietnam

Three men have been detained for wildlife trafficking after a 240kg live tiger they planned for cooking tiger bone glue was found in a truck.

At Saigon zoo, animals and humans are family

Over 40 employees of the Saigon Zoo and Botanical Garden have forged close bonds with more than 1,000 animals they take care of every day.

Vietnam part of thriving illegal trade in tigers

Vietnam has seized 216 tigers from wildlife traffickers, the fifth largest haul globally since 2000, a TRAFFIC study has found.
August 27, 2019 | 07:44 am GMT+7

Seven frozen tiger carcasses seized from trafficking gang in Hanoi

Three men were detained Thursday in Hanoi for allegedly trafficking seven frozen tiger carcasses from Laos to Vietnam.
July 26, 2019 | 08:50 am GMT+7

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.
July 21, 2019 | 06:00 pm 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

Da Lat’s old French monastery now a biological museum

A charming stone building in a pine forest is now a research institute and also location for wedding photo shoots.
April 03, 2019 | 05:16 pm GMT+7

A tiger caretaker who grew into his job in Saigon

An electronics student has spent 11 years taking care of tigers, an unexpected job becoming a passion.
July 30, 2018 | 09:32 am GMT+7

You are welcome to adopt cats from this Saigon coffee shop

It takes in abandoned cats and encourages animal lovers to take them home and raise them.
July 26, 2018 | 10:39 am GMT+7

Vietnamese farmers fear of losing thousands of dollars as drought kills sheep en masse

Food and water supplies for the animals have dried up in Ninh Thuan Province.
April 07, 2018 | 03:20 pm GMT+7

For the year of Dog: Top dogs gather to get paws on prize at Westminster show in New York

As the Lunar Year of the Dog approaches, dog breeders and owners from around the world put their best feet and paws forward at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog show in New York City.
February 13, 2018 | 05:50 pm GMT+7

Say NO to illegal wildlife products!

The illegal wildlife trade is an urgent problem. A more urgent problem than most of us realize.
September 07, 2017 | 10:01 am GMT+7

Run-down zoo to be torn down in central Vietnam

It sounds like the animals will be better off in a new home.
September 02, 2017 | 07:34 pm GMT+7

Four-legged fugitive in Vegas police chase

A mysterious fugitive gambled and lost in Las Vegas this week when it was caught after leading police on a wild chase.
April 22, 2017 | 06:59 pm GMT+7

The most dangerous creatures in Vietnam

You mess with the Guar, young man, you get the horns. 
January 19, 2017 | 11:50 am GMT+7
 
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