So nearly the last dance

Despite recent reports that bear dancing has been completely eradicated from India, a lot of work still needs to be done before we can truly celebrate the end of this cruel practice; more bears remain in need of rescue.

Join us in looking back over our journey to date and forward to a better future for India’s sloth bears …

Find out more

Read a BBC report on the end of bear dancing in Turkey >>

Read more about dancing bears and how WSPA is working to end their suffering >>

Be part of the end of bear dancing: please donate >>

Recent dancing bear news from WSPA

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New livelihoods, new lives: read Tamanna’s story >>

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Bears escape cruel ‘dancing’ destiny >>

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