Can We Be The Generation To End Bear Bile Farming?

Gilbert Sape | Posted 17.08.2017 | UK
Gilbert Sape

Bear bile farming is one of the cruellest abuses of animals in the world and is of dubious medicinal value. After 14 years of relentless campaigning, ...

The Grandview Aquarium: One of Many Ocean Parks in China

Dave Neale | Posted 11.08.2017 | UK
Dave Neale

The Grandview Aquarium inside a shopping mall in Guangzhou is housing animals in poor living conditions leading to many experiencing poor welfare. But the situation for these animals is not new in China, it does in fact reflect the general situation for many thousands of animals languishing within poorly run, inadequate ocean parks across the country.

Military Joins Hunt For Boy ‘Abandoned In Bear-Infested Woods’ As Punishment

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 02.06.2016 | UK

The Japanese military has joined the search for a boy who disappeared after his parents left him in a bear infested forest as punishment. Yamato Tanoo...

This Snowboarder Didn't Realise She Was Nearly Eaten By A Bear Until She Watched The Video

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 11.04.2016 | UK

A snowboarder has filmed herself cruising down a slope completely unaware she is being pursued by a massive bear. Kelly Murphy was in Hakuba 47 Winter...

Russia Shopping Mall Bear Shot Dead In Children's Playground By Police

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 15.10.2015 | UK

A bear has been shot by authorities in Russia after frantically trying to escape a shopping centre. The large mammal can be seen on security camera...

Tiny French Bulldog Fights Off Two Bears In Extrodinary Battle Of Wills

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 05.10.2015 | UK

One little dog has showed an incredible amount of bravery after fighting off two bears from its property. Jewels, a french bulldog from the city of...

Family Of Bear Cubs Swim In Family's Paddling Pool In Cutest Video Ever

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 29.09.2015 | UK Comedy

In what could be the most feel-good video of all time, a family of bears has broken into a garden in New Jersey. The bears frolicked in the pool f...

Graphic Footage Of Grizzly Bear Hunt Shows Hunters Laughing As Dying Animal Flails

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 11.09.2015 | UK

Warning: Video contains graphic footage An animal rights group have released a disturbing video of a grizzly bear being shot to death by hunters, i...

Bears Trapped In Submerged Cages After Flash Floods Kill Animals At Russian Zoo

The Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 02.09.2015 | UK

Flash floods killed several animals and trapped numerous others at a private zoo in eastern Russia, close to the border with China. Numerous brown...

It's Raining Black Bears In Colorado (Ouch)

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 14.07.2015 | UK

A black bear has been filmed tumbling 30ft from a treetop outside a halls of residence building at the University of Colorado. The two-year-old bea...

Police Hunt Man Who Climbed Into Zoo Enclosure And ATTACKED Bear

Huffington Post UK/ AP | Sara C Nelson | Posted 28.05.2015 | UK

Police are searching for a man who was photographed striding into a zoo’s bear pit and hitting the animal. These images were posted to photo sha...

A Compassionate Voice

Sharon Bull | Posted 05.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Sharon Bull

I lost my job as a top sales executive with a British brand leader, my company car, wardrobe of designer clothes and shoes, credit cards, my home and consequently my self-respect, because I placed all this material stuff above everything else.

Why Two Russian Bears Are Symbolic of the Suffering That Millions of Wild Animals Face on a Daily Basis, Around the World

Mike Baker | Posted 03.05.2015 | UK
Mike Baker

The two Sochi bears represent a tiny window on the huge and growing problem of wild animals used in entertainment. But sometimes, it's the cases of individual suffering that tell the story a little more readily, and have the power to effect change for a far greater number.

The Interview - Poking a Sleeping Bear

Jack Banister | Posted 21.02.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Jack Banister

The counter-argument is that we shouldn't decide what films we do and don't make - and what we do and don't say - based on the potential for someone to react aggressively. In it's own way that is a form of censorship. But if we wanted to make a political statement about North Korea, I'd like to think it could have been done with a bit more tact.

Nothing To See Here. Just Two Bears Having A Fight In A New Jersey Street

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK Comedy

Animals, animals! What's going on?! Not so long ago, someone caught two kangaroos having a street fight in Australia. And now we have two black ...

Is That Woman Walking A... Polar Bear?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.10.2014 | UK Tech

Is this what it looks like - a woman walking a polar bear by the leash in Shibuya, Tokyo? Well... Judging by the suspiciously human-bending-over sh...

A Bear Cub Is Filmed Playing With A Flag On A Golf Course, The World Just Got A Bit Better

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.09.2014 | UK Comedy

"This is the greatest thing in the world," says YouTuber (and Aaron Paul soundalike) Andi Dzilumsas, at the start of this video. It shows a bear cu...

Nothing To See Here. Just A Bear Walking Upright Around The Streets Of New Jersey

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.08.2014 | UK Comedy

If you go down to the woods today, you're sure of a big surprise! Namely: that there are no bears there, because they're all wandering the streets. ...

Watch The Amazing Moment A Bear Rescued A Drowning Crow

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.08.2014 | UK Comedy

Now, we know what you're thinking: 'Surely he doesn't rescue the crow so much as retrieve it from the water in order to eat it?' But just take a lo...

WATCH: Camper Has A Close Encounter Of The Bear Kind

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.06.2014 | UK Comedy

There must be something in the North American water at the moment. A few days ago, we posted this video of a black bear who got too-close-for-comfo...

WATCH: 'Pawzing Workout...': Black Bear Chases Two Canadian Joggers

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.06.2014 | UK Comedy

Unsurprisingly. We think we'd be pretty terrified if one of these fellas popped out of the woods and started following us, too. Yes, just click pla...

Nothing To See Here. Just A Bear Chilling Out In A Hammock.

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.06.2014 | UK Comedy

It's only a Monday - but 'Bear Spotted Relaxing In Hammock' may already be our favourite news caption of the week. Yes, a black bear has been snapp...

WATCH: Yes, Bears Can Climb Rocks

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.05.2014 | UK Comedy

"I didn't know bears could climb," says Stephanie Latimer at the start of this video. Well, that makes two of us, Stephanie. Click play to watc...

Animals Asia - From Farm to Freedom, Peace by Piece

Andrew Telling | Posted 15.06.2014 | UK
Andrew Telling

From May 5th, Animals Asia will convert a bear bile farm in Nanning, China, into a sanctuary following a request by the farm to rescue and care for its 130 bears. Mr Yan Shaohong, General Manager of the bear farm, has described the decision as one fuelled by the desire for the company to get out of the increasingly unpopular and ultimately unprofitable industry.

WATCH: Scottish Couple's Close Encounter With A Bear

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.01.2014 | UK Comedy

Well, we've all popped out of the house and failed to spot a grizzly that's quite literally on our doorstep, haven't we? Bless visiting Scottish co...