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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.

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.

Wildlife protection group frees 200th bear from Vietnam bile farm

Animals Asia has rescued a moon bear held captive for nearly two decades for its bile in the northern province of Cao Bang.
October 24, 2018 | 02:02 pm GMT+7

Moon bear freed after 15 years of captivity in northern Vietnam

A bile farm owner in Lao Cai Province has voluntarily handed over a moon bear he had caged for 15 years.
September 27, 2018 | 04:58 pm GMT+7

Five moon bears rescued from Vietnam farm after 20 years of captivity

Animal welfare charity organization Animals Asia has released five moon bears held captive in cages for two decades at a farm in the Mekong Delta.
August 30, 2018 | 02:46 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's caged bears dying off as bile prices plummet

Recent release of two bears from 18 years of caged life was uplifting news, but for some, it might be too late.
August 18, 2018 | 09:31 am GMT+7

Moon bears rescued in Central Highlands after decade of torture

The animals' teeth had been shattered by their attempts to chew through their metal cages. 
December 06, 2016 | 01:22 pm GMT+7

Moon bears released in Mekong Delta region

Vietnam is coming closer to eliminating bear farming across the country.
September 30, 2016 | 02:35 pm GMT+7
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