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animal rescues & Success stories

FOUR PAWS helps animals under direct human influence.

 
Bear Dushi

Rescue Dushi

A new beginning for bear Dushi at our BEAR SANCTUARY Müritz

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Bear Violeta enjoys her life

Rescue Violeta

Some wounds remain scars forever

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Dog Kovi

Rescue Kovi, Kara, Tina

Three dogs found on deaths door

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Lion Lenci in FELIDA

Rescue Lenci

This lion is a true fighter: his story from 'Europe's worst zoo' to a happy life

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Dasha and Lelya at BEAR SANCTUARY Domazhyr

Rescue Dasha and Lelya

They have spent most of their lives in a small concrete cage, unable to express their natural behaviour

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Rescue Shevar and Sharukh

Rescue Shevar and Sharukh

Home at LIONSROCK after Emergency Rescue

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Dog Sunface

Rescue Sunface

A miracle called Sunface 

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Dog Archie

Rescue Archie

Left howling in pain when struck by a motorbike, dog Archie gets the care he desperately needed

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Dog Max

Rescue Max

An abused dog gets his second chance and a family who loves him

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Dog App receiving treatment

Rescue App

An accident has left dog App with a horrifying injury

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Lion Ivan-Asen in FELDIA 2018

Rescue Ivan-Asen

Rescued from a zoo in Bulgaria and brought to our Big Cat Centre FELIDA

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Toffee receiving treatment

Rescue Toffee

A little puppy found alone, afraid and with a worrisome wound

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Dog Mia - 3 month old

Rescue Mia

A sweet and gentle soul - hit by a car and left to die

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Dog Kitty sitting

Rescue Kitty

Thailand's Forgotten Dogs Program saved her life

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Lions Masoud and Terez

Rescue Masoud and Terez

Two Bulgarian lion cubs find a new home in our Big Cat Centre FELIDA

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Bears Mi and Tam

Rescue Mi and Tam

Two bear cubs saved from illegal wildlife trade in Vietnam

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Dogs in cages

51 dogs rescued from the dog meat trade in Vietnam

Asia Canine Protection Alliance helps provide medical care for confiscated dogs 

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Dog Bobby

Rescue Bobby

Compassion saved Bobby's life, after he was sold to the dog meat trade

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Rescue Meow

FOUR PAWS is helping Meow recover and find a safe, loving home

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Bear Andri in Prishtina

Rescue Bear Cub

FOUR PAWS rescues orphaned bear cub from basement  

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Bear Rocco

Rescue Rocco

FOUR PAWS rescues bears from a tiny cage in Albania

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Bears in Vietnam

Rescue Lili, Lulu and Lac

The impromptu rescue of three nameless Asiatic black bears 

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Bears in Vietnam

Rescue Keo, Lim, Dieu, San and Khoai Lang

Five bears rescued from agonising conditions in Vietnam

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Rescue Laska

FOUR PAWS rescues Ukrainian baiting bear

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Bear Riku to DANCING BEARS PARK Belitsa

Rescue Riku

FOUR PAWS brings Albanian bear Riku to DANCING BEARS PARK Belitsa

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Bears Hoa Lan and Hoa Tra

Rescue Hoa Lan and Hoa Tra

FOUR PAWS rescues a further pair of abused bears caged for over 12 years

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Bear Jeta

Rescue Jeta

New home for one of Europe's saddest bears

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Bear Luna

Rescue Luna


One of Europe’s saddest bears rescued

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Bear Potap

Rescue Potap

Potap is now able to enjoy a peaceful life in a near-natural environment.

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Bear Tyson

Rescue Tyson

One of 'Europe’s saddest bears' gets a new home at BEAR SANCTUARY Domazhyr

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Bear Manya

Rescue Manya

Ukrainian restaurant bear rescued by FOUR PAWS

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Bear Nhi Nho

Rescue Nhi Nho

A former bile bear, suffering from stress disorder, enlarged adrenal glands and with two missing front paws, is finally rescued.

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Bear Mashutka

Rescue Mashutka

FOUR PAWS rescues Ukrainian fighting bear 

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Bears May and Binh Yen

Rescue May and Binh Yen

FOUR PAWS ends the keeping of bile bears in Ninh Binh province

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Bear Kvitka

Rescue Kvitka

Fighting bear Kvitka rescued from Ukrainian hunting station

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Bears Long and Trang

Rescue Long and Trang

Two bears are in safety and one more Vietnamese province has no more bile bear farms

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Rescue Shuri and Babies

Shuri and her babies were spared a brutal end, avoiding being served as the popular dish 'Little Tiger'

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Rescue Caruso

This beautiful tiger moved from our FELIDA Big Cat Centre to LIONSROCK in March this year.

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Rescue Motan and Pisa

Motan and Pisa have settled in incredibly well at our project LIONSROCK Big Cat Sanctuary & Lodge! 

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