NFA NEWS: Your donations in ACTION in January 2020

NFA NEWS: Your donations in ACTION in January 2020 1

2020 started with a massive catastrophe for animals. 2020 started with a massive catastrophe for animals. Australian bushfires have claimed the lives of an astounding one-billion or more animals, a disaster so huge that every bit of help possible is needed. Faced with overwhelming need, NFA focused on flying-foxes. These creatures birth together once a […]

Drugged orangutan found in suitcase

Drugged orangutan found in suitcase 2

An orangutan has been found drugged and passed out in a basket inside a suitcase at the Ngurah Rai International Airport in Bali. The ape had been forcefully fed allergy pills mixed with milk, causing it to lose consciousness. A Russian tourist was arrested for trying to smuggle the two-year-old orangutan out of the country. […]

Orangutan shot 74 times with air gun pellets, loses her baby

Orangutan shot 74 times with air gun pellets, loses her baby 3

An orangutan has been severely wounded and blinded after being hit with dozens of air gun pellets in Indonesia. Named ‘Hope’ by rescuers, she sustained 74 pellet shots to her body including injuries to her left and right eye. Her month-old infant died while rescuers took them to a nearby clinic. The horrendous incident took […]

Rhinos at threat in Indonesian tsunami zone

Rhinos at threat in Indonesian tsunami zone 4

Indonesia’s tsunami has raised fears that another deadly wave could wipe out the few dozen Javan rhinos still living in the wild, according to conservation authorities. There are believed to be fewer than 70 of the critically endangered species in a national park not far from a rumbling volcano that triggered the recent killer wave. […]