Yearly Archives: 2017

Meet Prakash, Our Caring Bear Keeper!

Prakash has been a part of the Wildlife SOS team for more than 14 years, having worked at both our Agra Bear Rescue Facility and now at our Bannerghatta Bear Rescue Facility. Prakash is extremely popular among the staff and the rescued sloth bears alike, because of the passion and genuine love for the

Mohan’s Ivory Seized In Covert Operation

Last September marked a major victory for Wildlife SOS as we had pulled off one of the most challenging and the biggest of our elephant rescues till date. Mohan’s rescue was indeed a roller coaster ride for all of us but all the hard work and support led to his much awaited freedom!

Following the

Team WSOS Conducts Awareness Workshop On World Snake Day

A group of snake-lovers and wildlife enthusiasts, which gathered in Asola Bhatti Wildlife Sanctuary, New Delhi, were thrilled to have three unexpected visitors accompanied with the Wildlife SOS team on Sunday morning. The group of snake enthusiasts and students studying wildlife conservation had assembled for an awareness workshop on the occasion of World Snake

Update On Gajraj’s Life After Rescue At ECCC

July 24 Update: Last week we held a ceremony to remove Gajraj’s bell as a symbolic way to complete his journey to our Elephant Conservation and Care Centre (ECCC) in Mathura, ushering in his retirement and fully closing the circle on his previous life. In the photograph above, Kartick Satyanarayan smiles for the camera after

Bear Of The Month: Rani!

Rani is the most famous sloth bear at the Agra Bear Rescue Facility and she holds a very special place in our hearts. She was the very first dancing bear to be rescued by Wildlife SOS from the centuries-old tradition that inflicted terrible cruelty on thousands of highly endangered sloth bears. She was five

  • Permalink Gallery

    Maharashtra FD & Wildlife SOS Conduct Leopard Awareness Program & Plantation Drive

Maharashtra FD & Wildlife SOS Conduct Leopard Awareness Program & Plantation Drive

The Maharashtra Forest department in association with the Manekdoh Leopard Rescue Centre conducted a leopard awareness and plantation drive at Modern English School at Belha village, approximately 40 kilometres away from Junnar. The program was a part of the State-wide week long plantation drive being held to encourage awareness about conservation of environment and

Sloth Bear With Cubs Trapped In Deep Well Rescued

Last month in the southern state of Karnataka, a female sloth bear stepped out of her forested home in search of fruits and berries, with her two cubs clinging tightly onto her warm and comforting back. Sloth bear mothers are known to carry their young on their backs until they are about 6 to

Our chance at $100,000 to save circus elephants!

Beginning TODAY we’re participating in the Macy’s Shop for a Cause Charity Challenge! From July 11 through August 9 we’ll be raising money to help circus elephants. The organization that raises the most money during

Fundraising Event In Mumbai For A Wild Cause!

Last week, Mumbai based television actor and model Anuj Sachdeva hosted a benefit exhibition – ‘Into the Wild Fundraiser’, for Wildlife SOS, to help raise awareness about India’s wildlife and the animals under our care. An avid animal lover, Sachdeva had helped raise funds for our rehabilitated elephants during the holy festival of Ganesh

In Loving Memory of Julee

February signals the end of the painfully cold winter, with the gentle warmth of spring gradually ebbing its way through the cities that dot the north Indian plains. For sloth bear Julee, slowly making her own way through the dusty bylanes of the city of Agra, the changing weather was coinciding with a huge

Visit Us On TwitterVisit Us On FacebookVisit Us On PinterestVisit Us On YoutubeVisit Us On LinkedinCheck Our FeedVisit Us On Google Plus