Across the world, animals are under constant threat from people
Whether it’s trading in exotic animal parts, keeping endangered species as pets, or the destruction of entire habitats, animals are left orphaned and homeless
But conservationists and animal charities have come to the rescue, creating refuges where these vulnerable creatures can live their best life again
Sanctuary - Return to Freedom
Ep 3: Today in America, wild horses are in peril, as they are rounded up by government agencies and placed in holding pens. Return to Freedom is here to help. Founder Neda De Mayo calls for safe fertility programs in the wild and for those already caged, removing them to natural environments suc...
Sanctuary - Chimp Haven
Ep 2: Chimp Haven in Louisiana is the main national home for chimpanzees retired from Government research facilities. With six large forested areas, the animals are able to live their best chimp life.
Sanctuary - Elephant Nature Park
Elephant Nature Park is the vision of one woman - Lek Chailert. She has devoted her life to campaigning for the rights and welfare of Thailand’s majestic national symbol, and this film captures the quite extraordinary bond she has developed with the rescued elephants