Wildlife Rescue

Phnom Tamao Zoo’s veterinarian team has checked up bear species, Usually, we do every 3 months (4 times per year) to make sure and to avoid any disease or illness occurs on Moon bear and Sun bear. Additionally, Bear species are sensitive to the disease.

Phnom Tamao Zoological Park and Wildlife Rescues Center is a place for treatment and care of injured, orphaned, or sick wild animals after illegal hunting and wildlife trade so that they can be released back to the wild. There are many wildlife species (critically endangered, endangered and vulnerable species) were rescued in Phnom Tamao zoo with professional care so ultimately, they were able to return to their natural habitat.  From 2013 to 2018 about 8,343 wildlife was rescued in Phnom Tamao Zoo.