29 Feb '12, 5pm

Yao Ming Visits Animal Asia’s Rescued Bile Farm Bears via @ecorazzi

Ming’s visit was an emotional one, including a visit to the sanctuary’s cemetery and with the vet who was performing a health check on Belton Kleberg, a bear who was illegally trapped in the wild before being sent to a bile farm. Ming even helped clip his claws. Robinson writes on her AAF blog, “As Yao Ming ran his fingers over Belton’s scar tissue you could have heard a pin drop, before this thoughtful, gentle man looked at the pictures and pathology of other victims of bile extraction and pondered the reality of the bear farming trade.”

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