Sambar deer successfully released into the Cardamom Rainforest

A small herd of sambar deer made up of a male and two females were released into the Cardamom Rainforest. Each of the three deer came to the Wildlife Release Station (WRS) from different backgrounds but were rehabilitated and [...]

A Trio of Rescued Sambar Deer are Prepared for a New Life in the Wild

Sambar deer at our Wildlife Release Station (WRS) have been tagged in preparation for release! The three deer will stay in their pre-release enclosure while we monitor them to ensure they are comfortable with the tags before opening the [...]

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 [...]

Help us Buy Radio Collars to Release Rescued Wildlife in Cambodia

It is our goal to release every animal we rescue from the illegal wildlife trade back into the wild. Some rescued animals are not fit for immediate release & are rehabilitated at our Wildlife Release Station (WRS), located in [...]

Endangered Tortoise Rescued and Bushmeat Confiscated from Wildlife Trafficker

On April 9, the Wildlife Rapid Rescue Team (WRRT) conducted an operation and raided a suspected wildlife trader’s house in Pursat Province. After inspecting the property, the team found and confiscated 13.8 kg of bushmeat from a wild pig [...]

Investigation leads to the rescue and release of three pangolins

Following a lead from an informant, the Wildlife Rapid Rescue Team (WRRT) conducted a two-week long investigation into suspected wildlife traders trafficking pangolins. The team conducted parallel operations on two different suspected traders’ houses Kampong Speu province where three [...]

Endangered gibbon rescued from the pet trade

Many of the resident animals at Phnom Tamao Wildlife Rescue Center were originally kept as pets. However, many of these wild animals have very specific needs, such as specialized diets, and often exhibit aggressive behaviors or are hard to [...]

Tiger close up – Camera trap @ Phnom Tamao Wildlife Rescue Center

SPONSOR AN ANIMAL VISIT PHNOM TAMAO CENTER Our forest rangers work tirelessly to protect some of the world’s most endangered animals [...]

Wildlife Rescue and Care – Phnom Tamao Wildlife Rescue Center

SPONSOR AN ANIMAL VISIT PHNOM TAMAO CENTER Our forest rangers work tirelessly to protect some of the world’s most endangered [...]

Phnom Tamao Wildlife Rescue Center animals play with their new toys

It is very important to us to make sure that the animals we care for are entertained, engaged, and happy, and making toys for them is a big job! The keepers are very interested in creating enrichment for the [...]