Monthly Archives: July 2013

Damai, Sun Bear Cub Diary – Roaming, Exploring and Playing In The Forest

Text, photos and video by Chiew Lin May Over the last few months, Damai, a Sun bear cub has impressed us all in the BSBCC by demonstrating both her independence and digging and climbing skills. She is now one year old, but she can enjoy herself for hours digging at decayed wood and climbing the […]

Big Dreams Little Bear fundraising event 2013

Text by Gloria Ganang “BIG DREAMS LITTLE BEAR” a definitely big event initiated by businessman Mr. Anton Ngui had successfully raised RM433,000.  Mr. Anton who is also the organizing chairperson of the event runs several businesses in Sandakan including the Nak Hotel, Ba Lin Rooftop Bar & Restaurant & Paganakan Dii Tropical Retreat. Behind this […]

One Year Old Damai the Sunbear!

Text  by Chiew Lin May Photos by Gloria Ganang & Chiew Lin May Damai, a female sun bear cub, turned one year old this month. The Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre’s (BSBCC) youngest sun bear, Damai, was rescued in a residential area in Damai, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah in November 2012 by a businessman who found […]