Simbas Pride

Simbas Pride

Simba’s Pride Simba Jr., Nina and Asal This pride is made up of members with different backgrounds. Simba Jr. was seized by Jordanian border customs in 2012 whilst being smuggled from the Jordanian-Saudi Arabia border through illegal trade. He displayed some...
Sukkar and Loz

Sukkar and Loz

Sukkar and Loz Sukkar and Loz were brought to Al Ma’wa by Four Paws after being rescued from Magic World Zoo outside of Aleppo, Syria in 2017. These Asian Black Bears are both approximately 8 years of age and required extensive dental work upon arrival. Whilst...
Tash and Sky

Tash and Sky

Tash and Sky Rescued in 2013, Tash and Sky, the Bengal Tiger siblings, were confiscated at the Jordanian-Saudi Arabian border. At only three months old, it was attempted to illegally trade them in a small cat carrier, covered in faeces and urine in the boot of a car....
Lula

Lula

Lula Lula was rescued by Four Paws from Mosul Zoo – Iraq and brought to New Hope Centre in July 2017, and then transferred Al Ma’wa in February 2018. Simba, the African lion, was also rescued from the same zoo but was successfully translocated to...
Balou

Balou

Balou Balou, a Syrian Brown Bear, born in 2002, was confiscated from a local Jordanian zoo in October 2010. He was found being subjected to physical abuse to entertain the zoo visitors. Upon arrival to the New Hope Centre, it was clear that Balou had lost his will to...
Sultan and Sabreen

Sultan and Sabreen

Sultan and Sabreen Sultan and Sabreen were rescued by Four Paws from war-torn Gaza in 2014. The rescue mission was documented and can be seen in the below video. The deplorable conditions in which these lions were found can be clearly seen in the pictures above. They...