Cockatoos stolen from Cikananga!
Last Thursday morning our team was shocked and saddened to find out that one pair of palm cockatoos were stolen in the night of Wednesday 12 December. Traces indicate that criminals broke into the back of the gated rescue center grounds and moved their way into the middle of the center using natural cover. The […]Continue reading
Rescue operation from illegal trade: Massive inflow of animals in Cikananga!
Rescue operation from illegal trade: Massive inflow of animals in Cikananga! In the past days we have been involved in 5 different rescue operations which include 73 animals that need to be housed in Cikananga and even more are on their way to Cikananga. Many were trafficked in horrible conditions, like the Peacocks in plastic […]Continue reading
New dedicated young primate enclosure ready!
Amazing news! The newest enclosure in Cikananga is one we hoped to realise already a very long time. As many young primates become victim of illegal trade, they are rescued into our care. But as these young primates need care around the clock, we had no other option than to put them in sub optimal […]Continue reading
New wildlife volunteer and intership guide online
Wildlife volunteers and Wildlife Internships are already almost 10 years an amazing and very educational experience in Indonesia if you want to get involved in the team of the one of the most extensive wild animal sanctuaries of its kind. Always wanted to be part of a wildlife rescue team as an student or volunteer? […]Continue reading
Rosie and Femi arrived at SOCP!
Escorted by (also) our staff, Femi and Rosi arrived at Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme (SOCP) For Rosie and Femi a new chapter starts here, as they will be introduced into a group of similar aged orangutans. Here they can grow up and maybe in the future, they can find a new life in the wild… […]Continue reading
Femi and Rosie flying home to Sumarta!
Their journey has finally started! At the moment Rosi and Femi are on the way to Jakarta airport. Tomorrow early morning they will fly with Sriwijaya Air to Medan Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme (SOCP). Many thanks to the amazing help of Jakarta Animal Aid Network (JAAN) and the forestry department. Follow us here for more […]Continue reading
Cikananga & Wanicare participate in Giving Day for Apes
Cikananga and Wanicare have been invited to participate in Giving Day for Apes 2018 on September 25th- an international 24 hour event dedicated to raising money to assist apes in trouble across the world. In 2017 this event raised more than US$ 400,000! We are now asking for all our supporters to help us give […]Continue reading
Rescued animals to Cikananga
In the first two weeks of September we have rescued many animals to Cikananga. Among them we received 1 crocodile, 2 Sulphur Crested Cockatoo, and 4 Asian Forest Tortoise from a private collection near Bogor. Forestry Department handed over the protected species to the care of Cikananga. On Monday September 17th, in association with The […]Continue reading
Rescue operations for Leaf Monkey and Snake
Today was a long day for us. Our rescue team went to two places to rescue a Reticulate Python and a Javan Leaf Monkey. The python was trapped in the hydropower dam. The local people were afraid it will get stuck in the dynamo and decided to rescue it. The leaf monkey looks to have […]Continue reading