Author: Wildlife Conservationist

Vietnam’s Wildlife Sanctuaries: What are they and why are they needed?

The following questions about wildlife sanctuaries, specifically those found in Vietnam will be answered: What are wildlife sanctuaries in Vietnam? How do they work? Why are they important? To begin with, it will be helpful to understand what the term ‘wildlife sanctuary’ means: According to international animal organization, Performing Animal Welfare Society (PAWS), a wildlife […]

Vietnam Wildlife Trade

What is Illegal Wildlife Trade? Illegal wildlife trade is the acquisition, trade, and/or distribution of wildlife against local or international laws. This includes:  Live or dead wildlife  Animal parts  Products containing animals parts Wildlife trafficking is another term for illegal wildlife trade and typically refers to the capture and selling of live wildlife. Wildlife Trade […]