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ACTION ALERT: Ban Bear Farming and Torture!!
Animals  (tags: moon bears, bears, bear bile farms, imprisoned, tortured, asia, animal welfaer )

- 2887 days ago -
The moon bear is a threatened species in Vietnam and other South Asia nations, and a gruesome trend is making matters worse. Moon bear "farmers" keep thousands of the bears caged, then crudely extract bile from their gall bladders with a syringe to sell
19 Bears Rescued in Vietnam; You Can Help Save U.S. Bears, Too!
Animals  (tags: bear bile farms, 19 bears rescued, born free usa, bear protection act, stop bear parts trade, protection, legalisation )

- 2902 days ago -
I was heartened to hear about the recent rescue of 19 bears from a bear bile farm in Vietnam. Born Free USA is working to stop this trade by championing the The Bear Protection Act (H.R. 3480) which would prohibit import, export, or interstate commerce
Animals  (tags: animals asia, born free uk, fighting against bear bile, china, bear bile farms, closing down )

- 2932 days ago -
Born Free has been delighted to support the dedicated work of Animals Asia for many years. Together we have helped rescue and care for bears from cruel bile farms in China, and helped create a new bear sanctuary in Vietnam. Below is a new report from
Thousands Urge Vietnam to Release Illegally Held Bears
Animals  (tags: bear bile farms, rescuing vietnam bears, sanctuary, animals asia, campaign )

- 2962 days ago -
Animals Asia Foundation has collected more than 7,000 letters from around the world urging the Vietnamese government to release bears being held illegally on bile farms in the popular tourist spot of Ha Long Bay, in the northern province of Quang Ninh.
Confiscated Bears Released to the Moon Bear Rescue Centre, Tam Dao
Animals  (tags: bears, bear bile farms, rescued, moon bear rescue, sanctuary, safe, animalasia )

- 2988 days ago -
While we wait and lobby for the release of 79 non-microchipped bears from farms in Halong Bay, other bears confiscated under the same conditions continue to arrive at the Moon Bear Rescue Centre in Tam Dao, Vietnam.
Free the Bears of Vietnam!!
Animals  (tags: asia, bear bile farms, bear farming, freedom, saving bears, vietnam, horrific animal cruelty )

- 3211 days ago -
Bile, extracted from the gall bladders of live bears throughout Asia, has been used in Traditional medicine for over three thousand years. It is believed that bear bile can be effective in reducing fever and inflammation, and by cooling the blood, and
Meet the Bears
Animals  (tags: free the bears fund, sponsorship, rescued bears, bear bile farms, dancing bearsconservation )

- 3212 days ago -
To sponsor any of our bears, please visit our online shop. To indicate which bear you wish to sponsor, simply make a note in the customer comments field, or we are happy to select a bear for you. You can read more about each bear, and see photos, by
End Bear Bile Farming
Animals  (tags: bar bile farming, bears, tortured, bear bile farms, cruelt )

- 3230 days ago -
Posing as buyers and suppliers in the illegal wildlife trade, eco warriors have taken hidden cameras where some of the most heinous crimes against nature are taking place: on bear bile farms in China. Other Earth saviors have packed unhidden cameras when
Rescued Blind Bear 'Watermelon' Takes First Steps on Grass!
Animals  (tags: wilfred, blinded, abused, tortured, bear bile farms, rescued, animals asia foundation, nicknamed watermelon, recovery, first stop on grass )

- 3232 days ago -
So many people have followed blind Wilfred's story from when he first arrived with us in March 2008. Affectionately known as "Watermelon" because it was the only thing he would eat after being offloaded from the truck, this gorgeous boy is a profound
Ursa Freedom Project- Liberate 9,000 Bears From Bile Farms!!!
Animals  (tags: ursa, bear bile farms, bear suffering, global campaign, free 9, 000 bears, animal advocates )

- 3233 days ago -
The Ursa Freedom Project commits to liberate 9,000 bears from bile farms in China/Viet Nam and to end a practice that is commercially unnecessary. We who gather for the sake of the Moon Bear affirm liberty and deplore the torture of any living being.
China Delegate Says Bear Bile Farming in Bad Taste
Animals  (tags: Bears, bear bile farms, farmed bears, captive bears, animal cruelty )

- 3966 days ago -
It is pandas her province is famous for, but for one delegate to China's parliament, cruelty to black bears is the real concern.

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