Orang Utan Help provides us an anaesthesia machine!

Last month we received a completely refurbished anaesthesia machine with the wonderful help of Orang Utan Help Lëtzebuerg. It’s an amazing addition to our clinic and makes a great difference to provide the best possible medical treatment to the 350 animals that are in Cikananga.Also the help of IAR Indonesia for the renewal is very […]

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Aeres students in Cikananga do impressive work!

The students of Aeres MBO from Almere who visited Cikananga already left last week, but they did some impressive work in and around Cikananga. New enrichment for many animals, wildlife workshops, bird habitat examinations, planting of trees in the Takokak Reserve and much much more! Many thanks again and see you in Cikananga! Want to […]

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Cassowary arrival at Cikananga

The word about Cikananga participating in the Cassowary program spreads fast: All the way from Jambi a Cassowary was brought to us by the BKSDA, which is a 30 hour trip. We keep a close eye on it!  

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Cikananga participates in Cassowary taskforce

In the last months Cikananga was involved in important steps for all confiscated Cassowaries in Indonesia. As relocating Cassowaries to Papua is very challenging and needs support from various organizations that met first in in Cikananga and later in Papua to conduct workshops. This group consists of Indonesian wildlife rescue center PPS Tasikok, ASTI Bogor, […]

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Cikananga rescue team turns out to Javan Leopard

Yesterday the Cikananga Widlife Center Rescue Team was involved in a rescue effort for a very young Javan Leopard as it was discovered under a house in the Sukabumi area near the Gede Pangrango National Park. After a medical check and careful consideration that included the BKSDA authorities, National Park staff, Taman Safari staff and […]

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School from the Netherlands visits Cikananga

This week we welcome Aeres MBO Almere school from the Netherlands to Cikananga. We are very excited to welcome them again! The students are studying applied biology or animal care and work on different projects in and around Cikananga, like replanting of trees in a nearby reserve and the rebuilding of furniture and climbing constructions […]

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Interns learn from Indonesian wildlife experts

With Indonesian experts occasionally visiting Cikananga, this is a perfect opportunity for interns to learn more about animals species native to Indonesia. At the moment Nathan Rusli is staying at Cikananga and is giving a lecture about snake species, ecology and a handling demonstration.

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Wildlife Reserves Singapore supports Pangolins in Cikananga

We are very pleased with the help of Wildlife Reserves Singapore to provide feeding, to cover veterinary costs and the renovation of enclosures for the many Sunda Pangolin (Manis javanica) that we welcomed in past months. We are currently awaiting permits for the two smaller Sunda Pangolins for releases. Pangolin Penny, who arrived here in […]

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Rescue: Again many young animals

We received young animals in Cikananga, among them a Gibbon, Macaques and a Cockatoo. With new arrivals in the past weeks and more to coming in the coming days we a looking for support, your help is very welcome to make sure we can give proper (medical) care and arrange housing in Cikananga. All these […]

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Rescue operation, many young animals arrive in Cikananga

Earlier this week we received a number of very young, illegally traded animals in neglected condition. Among them are a Leopard cat, 3 Lutungs, 2 snakes and 2 baby owls. All are confiscated from a trader in the Jakarta area. We estimate that the Lutungs are only 3 to 4 months old and they are […]

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