|Cathy Dwyer, second from left|
International Cat Care Welfare Award
• Horse trainer Jason Webb provided a practical demonstration focusing on the retraining of racehorses.
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Back in Hanoi we welcomed over 70 International delegates to the Advancing Bear Care workshop (www.bearcaregroup.org ) focused specifically on the care and rehabilitation of bears in the Asia region, and including delegates from Vietnamese rescue centres and zoos. The workshop featured presentations from a variety of organisations in the region and highlighted the need for collaborative strategies to address the welfare and conservation issues generated by the illegal wildlife trade.