226 articles in category: News

Release of Eagle Bullit

7 April 2016 – Great news from the Wanicare / Cikananga Raptor Release Project: The Changeable Hawk-eagle “Bullet” arrived in February 2015 at Cikananga Wildlife Rescue Center and during the medical check upon arrival a bullet was found in his leg. After recovery it became clear that Bullet did not lose any survival or flight […]

Photo update baby Gibbon Chanee

20 march 2016 – When baby Gibbon Chanee arrived he was very vulnerable after being a victim of illegal trade. It takes a lot of time and attention, but she is growing steadily!                         —-  

Dutch TV ‘Nieuwsuur’ on Animal Trade

8 February 2016 – We would like to draw the attention of our dutch followers on the TV item of ‘Nieuwsuur’ on animal trade from i.a. Indonesia in Europe. Please follow the link below: Nieuwsuur               –

Slowlorises moved into new enclosure

13 January 2016 – Today twelve Slow Lorises were moved into the recently finished new large semi natural enclosures at Cikananga. Photos shortly taken after confiscation show that these individuals were kept in horrifying conditions and we were shocked when the approximately 80 individuals arrived in 2013 at Cikananga. Therefore the Cikananga team is very […]

Ex-dancing leave Cikananga for freedom!

5 January 2016 – A great day for 33 ex-dancing Macaques that once lived on the streets of Jakarta. After a long period of rehabilitation in Cikananga Jakarta Animal Aid Network (JAAN) bring them back to safe forests in West Java In cooperation with the Forestry Departement where the monkeys will be able to finally […]

Medical supplies donated

15 December 2015 – Medical supplies were donated by a pharmacy and vet on Reunion Island. It was brought here by Sophie and Danielle about a week ago. And it turns out that this delivery came at a perfect moment because the antibiotics donated are already in use to treat one of the turtles at […]

Update Silvery Gibbons Project: Thanks for the support

Update from the field: Silvery Gibbon Project Lenkong  The Silvery gibbons that were forced to forage outside the safety of their forest in Lengkong, reported on the 1st of November, are receiving extra food in their forest for three weeks now. Last week the gibbons did not visit the village on daily basis, which is […]

A very weak Leopard arrived in Cikananga

Two days ago this female Javan leopard arrived in Cikananga Wildlife Center. She was brought by the police who also confiscated her. The story of the persons who kept this poor girl is that they where hunting for pigs and suddenly saw 2 leopards fighting, one leopard run in to the rice field and got stuck […]

8 new confiscated animals arrived in Cikananga

Yesterday we received 4 birds of paradise, a sunbear, 2 gibbons and a clouded leopard that were confiscated from an illegal trader. We really need support to create a (hopefully temporary) home for these young and very vulnerable wild animals, would you like to help us?                   […]