News: Our work with bears
Vietnam’s National Bear Week highlights the importance of ending the country’s cruel bear bile industry
We’re micro-chipping more bears in Vietnam, which will help end the awful practice of extracting bear bile for traditional medicine
We’re a huge step closer to ending the country’s bear bile industry, which involves painfully extracting bile from bears for use in traditional medicine
Bear bile farming is one of the cruellest abuses of animals in the world and is of dubious medicinal value.
South Korea takes steps to end cruel bear bile industry, following our campaigning with local partners
Countries that keep captive bears for traditional medicine must follow this positive example to end the captive breeding of bears for their bile