Sat, 2014-04-19 04:06 | by Nikki
by- Aaliya Mir
A Famous Kashmiri Proverb "Aan Poshe Tale,Yalee Waan Poshe"(Food will last if Forests Shall).
The environment faces a multitude of challenges today. From climate change to species extinction, our planet and its inhabitants are continually facing man-made threats that must be averted. Keeping the same in mind, Wildlife SOS in association with the school authorities of Rainawari Girls Higher Secondary School and Soura Boys Higher Secondary School planted saplings in their school campuses as part of the ongoing awareness programme in the state.
Mon, 2014-03-24 03:09 | by Nikki
by- Suvidha Bhatnagar
A team of 23 students from UNC Kenan- Flagler business school (United States) visited Wildlife SOS's Elephant Conservation and Care Center(ECCC), Uttar Pradesh as a part of their educational tour this month. Mr Baiju Raj M.V. who is a wildlife biologist and works as a Director- Administration at Wildlife SOS's Agra Bear Rescue Facility gave a presentation about the elephants rescued by Wildlife SOS.
Fri, 2014-02-07 00:50 | by Nikki
By Aaliya Mir
February 7, 2014: Raja and Zara are three-year-old Moon Bears in Pahalgam. Rescued a little less than three years ago, these cubs would not have made it if Wildlife SOS had not intervened. The two siblings were found in the trunk of a hollow Chinar tree in the Tral area of the Shopian Division of Kashmir. The Tral area was notorious for the number of bear attacks and also the number of bears that had been killed. In 2006, the nation was stunned by a video that played on almost all channels showing a bear being burnt alive by the villagers of this area although it had offered no violence and was merely foraging in their orchards. Read more »
Thu, 2014-01-09 03:54 | by Nikki
A large adult wild Nilgai antelope bull was rescued from the residential area of Netaji Nagar by Wildlife SOS and translocated to the Asola wildlife sanctuary on January 3, 2014.
The rescue operation lasted several hours as the Nilgai was wandering in the residential E Block of Netaji Nagar.
A resident of the colony called up the Wildlife SOS helpline to notify us of the information that a Nilgai had been roaming around in their colony. Rajbir Singh, rescue coordinator with Wildlife SOS, rished to the spot the same afternoon. The operation began at around 2pm. The team from WTI also came a little later and participated in the rescue operation. Read more »
Sun, 2013-01-06 11:26 | 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 »
Fri, 2012-09-07 04:41 | by Anonymous
By Aishuwarya Sudarshan
The environment is the best teacher. She might not be the calmest but she has her way of getting the point across. Wildlife SOS has had more than one tryst with her and we have learnt more than we could’ve any other way. Read more »
Sun, 2011-11-27 13:36 | 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 19:56 | by Jon
A team of about 20 volunteers from our Australian partners (FTB) Free the
Fri, 2011-04-29 22:59 | by Kate
It's hard to believe, but it has been a year since Champa arrived at Elephant Haven. Before being taken in by Wildlife SOS, Champa spent far too many years as a working elephant, and we are so pleased to be able to provide her with a comfortable retirement.
Here are a few details about Champa's new life, as told by Baiju Raj from Wildlife SOS: Read more »
Thu, 2011-02-10 14:44 | by Anonymous
Last summer, Wildlife SOS’ ever vigilant informers at last spotted Bijli, a female elephant we had been tracking since 2009. She had been hit by a speeding vehicle while on the highway and her hind leg had set very badly leaving her with a permanent limp. A small sized gentle girl, Bijli had lived a harrowing life, changing owners frequently, malnutritioned, scrawny and defeated by life’s injustices. Read more »
Sat, 2010-12-11 05:03 | by Anonymous
Wildlife SOS recently received one more "dancing bear" at the Agra Bear Rescue Centre. The bear named “Moksha” meaning “eternal freedom of the soul” was one of the few bears that had been smuggled out of the country by his owner to avoid surrender to or confiscation by the Indian authorities. But after almost a year of hiding in a foreign country and avoiding returning to his family in India, the owner ultimately decided to return to India with the intention of surrendering his animal. Read more »
Thu, 2010-12-09 02:57 | by Anonymous
The Wildlife SOS monkeys can now boast of three new enclosures thanks to Fondation Brigitte Bardot.
Fri, 2010-11-05 21:20 | by Kate
Tue, 2010-08-17 21:55 | by Kate
It was nine years ago when we first saw Champa (Hindustani for Jasmine). She walked at a painfully slow pace on the scorching tarmac on a very hot summer day on the Delhi Agra Highway. As she uncomfortably lumbered into a small hotel just off the bustling free way, she clearly seemed to be in agony. She was limping and a closer look showed an inflamed foot pad and an old suppurating injury. Our friendship was cemented at that very moment. Read more »
Tue, 2010-06-29 05:06 | by Anonymous
The Wildlife SOS at Fatehpur Sikri strives to save the bears from captivity and give them a habitat they rightfully deserve.
Fri, 2010-03-12 09:37 | by Jon
Wildlife SOS Ambassador for the animals and acclaimed Bollywood actor, Abhay Deol, recently took to the airwaves along with Kartick to talk about why he supports Wildlife SOS!
Mon, 2009-09-14 00:00 | by Jon
We are all mourning the loss of Hugo Bear - one of our most beloved bears at the Agra Bear Sanctuary who passed away on August 7th. He will be sorely missed by everyone as he was quite a character and probably one of the most photographed bears of Wildlife S.O.S. Visitors loved him and friends and donors gushed over him.