The gallbladder of the bile bear is punctured with a needle through the abdominal wall. The anaesthetic is often administered unprofessionally or is too weak. This means that the bear is subjected to incredible pain in a waking state.
After extraction, the wounds often become inflamed. Bears whose bile is regularly extracted suffer from painful abscesses, blood poisoning or even cancer of the liver.
It’s becoming more and more common to buy pets online via classified ads sites. No matter if you are seeking a puppy, a kitten, a rabbit or a even a horse. The worldwide online trade of animals is booming. However, poor regulations have allowed many classified ads sites to become a haven for deception and animal suffering.
The anonymous online puppy trade must stop! Help us push ebay into action!
We criticise the way public procurement of animal products is undertaken. Many institutions, such as schools, universities and hospitals, buy large quantities of meat, eggs and milk - without paying attention to the origin and quality of the products.
We are calling on public institutions to ensure they only source products that consider animal welfare!
Subscribe to our newsletter and read all about our newest projects, wildlife conservation centres and campaigns, and our global commitment to animals in distress. Our newsletter informs you about our work every month!
Latest Facebook posts
📣 Amazing news 🦊 The city of Los Angeles banned the selling and manufacturing of fur products! LA will be the largest city in the United States to ban the sale of fur clothing and accessories. Pleas... MORE