Dehong Wildlife Shelter and Rescue Center is located in Padi Village , Fengping Township, Mangshi City. Founded in 1995, the center is a public welfare institution affiliated to Dehong Prefecture Forestry and Grass Bureau. It is the only legal wildlife shelter and rescue institution, undertaking the task of sheltering and rescuing the wildlife all across Dehong.
Over the past 25 years, the center has rescued more than 120,000 animals including Asian elephants, hoop-browed gibbons, Burmese pythons, Malay bears, monitor lizards and other first class and second class national protected animals. Under the help and care of the center, numerous wild animals return to nature and get a new life. Dehong Wildlife Shelter and Rescue Center is like a haven, providing protection for wild animals.