Tuesday, October 21, 2008

Bear Rescue Center Laos

A short time ago we reported about a bear rescue center in Vietnam. This time we look at a similar institution in Vietnam's neighbor, Laos.

Bear Rescue Center Laos

Bear Rescue Center Laos

The bear sanctuary at Tat Kuang Si, 30km outside Laos' ancient capital of Luang Prabang, on the Mekong River, takes in bears that have been freed from bear traffickers and poachers.

Bear Rescue Center Laos

The rescue center is sponsored by the Australian-based charity Free The Bears Fund, which operates in Thailand, Laos, Indonesia, India, Cambodia and Vietnam.

Read more about the Bear Sanctuary in Laos

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