Tue, 2014-11-11 02:53 | by Nikki
On 1st November 2014, the Bangalore Bear Rescue Center was buzzing with volunteers from Tech Mahindra, Bangalore. The enthusiastic team of 23 individuals helped our Bangalore team digitize individual files for the bears, which would enable our veterinary staff to gain easier and more systematic access to their information.
Wed, 2014-10-29 05:08 | by Nikki
The wild female sloth bear was captured by the Karnataka Forest Department from Tumkur Division, Yelanadu, C.N.Halli, and was received at Bannerghatta bear rescue center on 26th August 2014 along with her baby cub, a victim of the human animal conflict so prevalent in this area she was found. Found in a pit near a farm, sedated and brought back to BBRC, she was in a deeply traumatized state, a deep wound on the left forearm region and swelling on the right hind limb was giving her a great deal of pain although the necessary treatment was given on that day. Read more »
Tue, 2014-07-29 23:56 | by Nikki
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Thu, 2014-07-03 01:29 | by Nikki
by- Suvidha Bhatnagar
Sat, 2014-06-21 04:19 | by Nikki
By Pratyush Rao Read more »
Sun, 2013-01-06 10:26 | by vinay
By Samad Kottur
In 2006, Wildlife SOS intiated a project that would conserve bear habitat in the area of karnataka near Ramdurga. This unique habitat was chosen because of its value to protecting sloth bears. It is ideal because the rocky boulders and a scrub jungle that spreads on undulating hill ranges provide shelter and food for the bears. Read more »
Wed, 2012-12-05 13:16 | by vinay
In the early hours of 3rd December 2012, Wildlife SOS team in Bangalore headed by Dr Arun A Sha received an SOS call from the DFO Tumkur Read more »
Fri, 2012-09-28 03:58 | by Anonymous
Dr. Arun is our senior vet at the Bannerghata Bear Rescue Center. He has been working with our rescued bears for many years now. He is a very intelligent, compassionate and hard working vet. The bears are in extremely good hands under his care. We thought you might enjoy getting to know him a little bit better.
1. How and when did you join WSOS? Read more »
Fri, 2012-02-10 23:30 | by Anonymous
By Aishuwarya Sudarshan
Dawn broke in a remote part of rural Karnataka; It was a cold morning. A vegetable vendor left his home, near village Basarihalli in district Tumkur about 150 kilometers from Bangalore. It was six am and he was cycling to the vegetable market in Nandihalli where he would get a good price for the vegetables he grew in his fields. The track he is cycling on snakes through a vast forest and in some parts it becomes very dense. It was not uncommon for villagers in these parts to spot a deer, leopards, bears and other animals crossing paths with them on this track. Read more »
Sun, 2011-11-27 12:36 | by Jon
Two sloth bear brothers lived for several years in a small dark room. Thousands of pairs of eyes stared at them for years at a zoo about 300 kilometers from Bangalore.
Fri, 2011-11-25 18:56 | by Jon
A team of about 20 volunteers from our Australian partners (FTB) Free the
Sat, 2011-01-15 04:11 | by Anonymous
Sat, 2011-01-15 03:55 | by Anonymous
Wildlife SOS recently organised an awareness and training program in Reptile handling at Delhi’s elite Jawaharlal Nehru University. Read more »
Wed, 2010-11-17 20:50 | by Anonymous
The Bannerghatta Biological Park, Karnataka Forest Department, Zoo Authority of Karnataka, Central Zoo Authority and Wildlife SOS have evacuated 22 rescued dancing bears (12 males : 10 females) to save them from severe Maoist threat received in West Bengal. Read more »
Mon, 2010-10-04 05:39 | by Anonymous
Recently Wildlife SOS partnered with the Bangalore Institute of Dental Sciences and Hospital during the “Rotary Marathon-2010” to generate awareness and support for Tiger Conservation.
Wed, 2009-06-17 23:00 | by Kate