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Chinese scientists call for an end to bear farming

Chinese scientists from Beijing Forest University have called for their government to ban bear farming in Nature this week. Around 10,000 endangered Asian black bears or ‘moon bears’ are kept captive in China in order to extract their bile for use in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). 

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