Another animal raised as a pet until he grew too big. He is a clever bear escaping a number of times from his former home (Baños zoo) and working out how to open the hatch door while you´re in his cage!! His story should have a appy ending though as he is expeced to be released...well away from people!
Santa Martha Animal Rescue Centre May 18th 2009 After spending so long in the jungles and pampas and of course not having worked for nearly 5 months we decided that maybe seeing some of these animals up close would be a good idea! So after getting a confirmation email from Dalma at the Santa Marta Animal Rescue Centre we hastily booked a flight (flights really, there were three of them!) from Santa Cruz in Bolivia to Quito in Ecuador. The bes ... read more
South America » Ecuador » North » Quito The "Republic of the Equator" was one of three countries that emerged from the collapse of Gran Colombia in 1830 (the others are Colombia and Venezuela). Between 1904 and 1942, Ecuador lost territories in a series of conflicts with its neighbors. A b... ... read more