News: Our work with bears
23 January 2018
We’re microchipping more bears in Vietnam, which will help end the awful practice of extracting bear bile for traditional medicine
22 December 2017
Working with the Jane Goodall Institute of Nepal and Nepali police, we rescued two tortured sloth bears, Rangila and Sridevi, on Tuesday night (December 19). They’re now on their way to Parsa National Park in Nepal, where they’ll be free from suffering
07 November 2017
No hugging, but animal lovers registering for our ‘volunteer with bears’ can spend three days with 97 rescued brown bears at the Libearty bear sanctuary from the 13th-18th September 2018.
01 July 2014
Two more female Asiatic black bears have been brought to live at the World Animal Protection-funded sanctuary in Pakistan.
25 March 2014
Two more female Asiatic black bears have been surrendered by their owners and brought to the WSPA-funded sanctuary.
28 February 2014
We are delighted to celebrate the opening of our Romanian Bear Sanctuary, which provides a home to bears rescued from illegal captivity and cruelty.