START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Animals Asia Vets Race Against the Clock to Save 130 Moon Bears (PHOTOS)


Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, suffering, bears )

Cher
- 317 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
The commercial bear bile and paw trade is driving many of Asia's most precious bear species to near extinction. This cruel and frankly, unusual, trade is driven by the traditional belief that bear bile has rare medicinal properties.



Select names from your address book   |   Help
   

We hate spam. We do not sell or share the email addresses you provide.

Comments

Nyack Clancy (514)
Saturday June 7, 2014, 6:06 pm
Thank you
 

Colin Hope (243)
Saturday June 7, 2014, 10:58 pm
When will all this slaughter ever end??
 

Fran away F. (116)
Saturday June 7, 2014, 11:10 pm
Poor bears! What will the people dependent on "bear medicine" do when they have wiped them out? Will they have any remorse?
 

ValAWAYNOFWDPLZ B. (74)
Sunday June 8, 2014, 8:45 am
This is incredible, beyond words. These people are such heroes. I am so excited to see this and cannot wait for the final result! It is SUCH a huge undertaking, I admire AnimalsAsia so much. Thanks Cher this is terrific!
 

Betty K. (312)
Sunday June 8, 2014, 8:45 am
Thank you so much Animals Asia for saving these poor bears. I'm glad the farmer listened to his daughter and gave the bears up.
 

Connie O. (44)
Sunday June 8, 2014, 9:45 am
Poor bears...I cannot imagine the pain they have endured.
 

Valerie H. (136)
Sunday June 8, 2014, 10:14 am
A+++ Organization....I have supported them for a long time now......
 

Sara P. (68)
Sunday June 8, 2014, 11:10 am
This is really an incredible story!!! I strongly hope that this wonderful people will save more bears that they can!!11 Thanks Cher
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday June 8, 2014, 12:06 pm
What an article-thanks.
 

Kathleen Mireault (173)
Sunday June 8, 2014, 3:17 pm
Noted. Great story! Thanks, Cher! Those folks at AnimalAsia deserve medals, if not canonization! Blessings to them all!
 

Nelson Baker (0)
Sunday June 8, 2014, 3:37 pm
Noted. So sad what these bears have t endure. I hope the practice will end soon.
 

Ruth S. (300)
Sunday June 8, 2014, 5:19 pm
Those poor innocent animals.
 
Or, log in with your
Facebook account:
Please add your comment: (plain text only please. Allowable HTML: <a>)


Track Comments: Notify me with a personal message when other people comment on this story


Loading Noted By...Please Wait

 


butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Most Active Today in Offbeat

Cher C.

Cher C.
Cher's contributions:
Stories noted recently: 372
Stories submitted: 52630
Front Page stories: 51182




 
Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of Care2.com or its affiliates.