Monthly Archives: September 2012

Bongkud finally plays with another bear

Text by Gloria Ganang and photo by Wong Siew Te Bongkud, a 1-year-old sun bear arrived at the centre last June. She was named after the village where she was rescued,  located in the Ranau district of Sabah. She had yellowish coat and milk teeth when she first arrived. However, Bongkud’s coat has gradually improved […]

New playground at BSBCC future enclosure!

Text by Gloria Ganang and photo by Tee Thye Lim The BSBCC is on its way to construct its second bear house that will be able to occupy 16 bears. This new bear house will be surrounded by a 1.21 ha forest enclosure. However, some parts of the forest enclosure are swampy and have no […]