The elephant with a prosthetic foot

Chhouk with forest patrol elephant Post by Nick Marx, Director of Wildlife Programs It is 11 years ago we rescued Chhouk from the Srepok Wilderness Area in Mondulkiri, as an orphaned elephant calf. One never knows where [...]

Baby gibbon saved by Wildlife Police

We received information from a foreigner concerning a baby gibbon being carried around streets close to the Royal Palace in Phnom Penh. The WRRT went in search but were unable to find the animal. However following an investigation by [...]

Wildlife for sale on Facebook

The growing trend of advertising wildlife for sale on Facebook means the Wildlife Rapid Rescue Team (WRRT) must diversify investigative techniques. Two large busts of wildlife parts, the first following a successful investigation into a Facebook entry [...]

Hunters of Endangered Banteng Caught in the Night

Late last night, Wildlife Alliance received a call from a concerned citizen who heard gunshots in the forest. Before hearing more details, Wildlife Programs Director, Nick Marx, immediately knew it was people hunting banteng – an Endangered species of [...]

Great hornbills transferred to the Release Station in Koh Kong

Nick Marx, Wildlife Programs Director talks about Wildlife Alliance rehabilitation programs. Today we transferred 4 Great hornbills to the Rehabilitation Release Station. Wildlife Alliance’s wildlife programs are designed to rehabilitate animals victimized by the wildlife trade and provide them [...]

Wildlife Rehabilitation Station – busy with birds…

“…much too fat.” The dry season came to a premature end this year and the rains have been torrential if a little intermittent. The sun bears we are preparing for release at our Wildlife Release Station in [...]

Chhouk – the story continues…

Chhouk with forest patrol elephant It is ten years ago we rescued Chhouk from the Srepok  Wilderness Area in Mondulkiri, as an orphaned elephant calf.  One never knows where these things will lead and in the wake  [...]

The elephant with a prosthetic foot

Chhouk is a playful and mischievous young boy who is always on the move! He is missing his front left foot, but that certainly doesn't slow him down! He was found by an organization called WWF when they were conducting [...]

World Ranger Congress – Guest Blog by Rick Parmer

Guest blog by friend and supporter of Wildlife Alliance, Rick Parmer. Rick and Nick Marx, Wildlife Alliance’s Wildlife Programs Director attended the 8th World Ranger Congress in May at Estes Park, Colorado.  Below, Rick shares with us his personal account from [...]

Great Hornbill New Animals to Sponsor!

We are excited to introduce three new species to our Sponsor an Animal campaign: the binturong, clouded leopard and great hornbill! Our Sponsor an Animal program allows you to make a difference in the lives of animals like Moh Tom, [...]