Towards a wild life: ending bear dancing in India together

With your support, WSPA is moving ever closer to ending bear dancing for good. Despite 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 …


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