Monthly Archives: August 2016

2 weeks of Incredible Voluntary Experience, Definitely Unforgettable

Text by Khushalinie Kalayarasu Photos by BSBCC My name is Khushalinie Kalayarasu, people call me Khusha most of the time. It has definitely been a privilege to be given the opportunity to volunteer in the BSBCC. A remarkable experience it was and I have no regrets. In the hopes of becoming a veterinarian one day, this […]

The Life of Freedom is Perfect for Dodop

Text and Photos by Chiew Lin May In Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre (BSBCC) we have had a busy month with big changes for the rescue sun bear. Some introduced and meet new bear friends, give them environment which is as close as possible to life in the wild, given regular environmental enrichment to stimulate […]

168 memorable days in BSBCC

Text by Seng Yen Wah Photos by BSBCC Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre provided me a really good opportunity for my internship in order to complete my study in Universiti Malaysia Sabah. When people asked me, what are you doing in BSBCC? Why are you helps to clean the cages in everyday? Cleaning cages is […]

My time at BSBCC

Text and Photos by Estee Lim Siew Teow Sun bear is not a pet, not for cuddle nor taking any close up photo with … this is the only way to take photo with sun bear  like below. I was ex volunteer for BSBCC four years ago …prior that I had no idea about sun […]

A Future Trio (Simone, Along and Kudat)

Text by Fetysella Olyndra Juli Photos by Chiew Lin May Everyone of these three bears has their own history, especially Simone and Along, both of them were kept in a Mini Zoo Hot Springs in Tawau while Kudat was kept on display in a private mini zoo with another female sun bear named Panda. Kudat was […]

Journey to the forest for Boboi, Kitud and Tan-Tan

Text by Seng Yen Wah Photos by Chiew Lin May Tan-Tan was bought by a person with the purpose of rescuing her from being sold in the remote region of Paitan. After the person bought Tan-Tan, he informed the Sabah Wildlife Department and the Department’s Wildlife Rescue Unit sent her to BSBCC on August 5th, […]