Rescued elephant, Chhouk, receives a new prosthetic foot

Chhouk, our young disabled male elephant, was recently fitted for a new prosthetic foot. We have been working with The Cambodian School of Prosthetics and Orthotics (CSPO) for over 10 years now and they continue to work hard to [...]

What is behavioral enrichment?

One of the main duties of our animal keepers at Phnom Tamao Wildlife Rescue Center (PTWRC) and Wildlife Release Station (WRS) is to ensure that the rescued animals in their care are happy and are exhibiting the same behaviors [...]

Amari and Lori taken to Phnom Tamao Wildlife Rescue Center

No news is good news and both Amari and Lori are getting on with the task at hand, which is their continuing recovery. Lori is getting good exercise outside of her enclosure and really loves her grooming sessions with [...]

Visit Phnom Tamao Wildlife Rescue Centre

Did you know there are several options available to visit Phnom Tamao Wildlife Rescue Centre? Over the next few Tuesday's we're going to let you know about all of the available options, as we get lots of questions about this!! [...]

WRRT Busts International Wildlife Smuggler – Rescue 86 Animals

The sounds of the city were quiet when the Wildlife Crime Hotline rang at 3:15am one early morning in March. On the line was one of the Wildlife Rapid Rescue Team’s (WRRT) trusted informants with a tip about a [...]

Meet Pey the Slow loris

Meet Pey Pey was rescued from a market on the outskirts of Phnom Penh by a well-meaning Cambodian who purchased her in an attempt to save her from a trader. She was found terrified, stressed, and in desperate need [...]

Meet Moh Tom the Great hornbill

Moh Tom was rescued from a trader by rangers at the Stung Proat Station as a juvenile and was found with his feathers plucked. Thanks to our attentive staff, he is slowly recovering and is growing into a beautiful [...]

Baby macaque brought to Phnom Tamao nursery

A group of tourists called the Wildlife Crime Hotline to ask for help with a baby macaque found as an orphan next to their guest house. It has now been taken to Phnom Tamao Wildlife Rescue Center by the [...]

Playful otters often wrestle, slide and play with their food

Serious discussions have started on how to go about putting a water slide/water fall for these adorable otters! They are so curious and playful this will be such a great treat for them. And on the practical [...]