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What will your World Animal Day pledge be?

By at September 18, 2014 | 3:42 pm | 0 Comment

Here's the latest pledge that's been added to the Pledge Board for World Animal Day: "As an activist organization, moonbears.org pledges to continue to fight for the freedom of farmed bears in Korea for as long as it takes, and to ensure that once freed these stoic animals can live their days out in peaceful sanctuaries which for ever will stand as community monuments

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An announcement from Otara!

By at September 17, 2014 | 1:53 pm | 0 Comment

An announcement from Otara Gunewardene, Chief Executive Officer, Odel, Sri Lanka and World Animal Day Ambassador "Words cannot express the journey I have had; one that I have shared together with you and with everyone past and present at Odel. It has given me great pleasure to be a part of the love, joy and inspiration so many people, including myself, have

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Arusha, Tanzania, welcomes Livingstone Masija

By at September 17, 2014 | 12:34 pm | 0 Comment

Just in time for World Animal Day 2014, Livingstone Masija joins our committed team of Ambassadors to help raise awareness of World Animal Day in Aruaha, northern Tanzania, and encourage participation in events to celebrate this special day. Livingstone is the Projects Manager of Arusha Society for the Protection of Animals (ASPA).  ASPA is the only animal welfare

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Morris Darbo stands up for Liberia’s animals

By at September 10, 2014 | 1:51 pm | 0 Comment

At the moment we are focusing on increasing the presence of World Animal Day in Africa.  We are delighted to introduce you to Morris Darbo who will be raising awareness and increasing participation in Liberia.  Find out more about Morris

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Animals Asia works to end bear bile farming

By at September 9, 2014 | 4:21 pm | 0 Comment

Jill Robinson, Founder and CEO of Animals Asia, is the official adviser to Asia's World Animal Day Ambassadors, should they wish to seek her advice.  As a way of thanking Jill for her wonderful support  of World Animal Day, we have great pleasure in helping to publicise her organisation's current campaign to end the barbaric bear bile trade. The Animals Asia team

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Countdown to World Animal Day 2014!

By at September 2, 2014 | 4:40 pm | 0 Comment

World Animal Day is nearly here!  What will you be doing for the animals in celebration of this special day? Even though it might be too late to organise a large event, there's still lots of things you can do to show the animals you care about them. Visit the 'Get Involved' section of the website where you will find many ideas suitable for individuals, workplace,

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Diana Holder joins our team of hard working Ambassadors

By at August 20, 2014 | 3:00 pm | 0 Comment

Diana Holder is President of  Stop Animal Suffering Yes! (SASY!) in Costa Rica.  The organisation organises  low cost spay/neuter clinics for the benefit of pet owners in the poorer areas Costa Rica as well as working to improve legislation protecting animals and carrying out humane education programmes. Click here to read more about

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Jamaica’s animals welcome Tammy Browne

By at July 30, 2014 | 1:30 pm | 0 Comment

"I'm a brit who moved to Jamaica 14 years ago. Since being here I've been motivated to do something to help the plight of Jamaica's animals. In 2009 myself and some friends started the Montego Bay Animal Haven. We promote humane education and carry out free spay clinics. I'm delighted to get involved with the World Animal Day initiative.  Jamaica is a small

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New Ambassador for The Bahamas

By at June 1, 2014 | 8:36 pm | 0 Comment

We warmly welcome Percy Grant as a World Animal Day Ambassador in The Bahamas, taking over the role from Stephen Turnquest. Percy is Shelter Manager for the Bahamas Humane Society in Nassau.  You can find out more by visiting Percy Grant's Ambassador

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World Animal Day Grant

By at May 12, 2014 | 11:54 am | 0 Comment

We are delighted to announce the launch of a World Animal Day Ambassador Grant sponsored by Naturewatch Foundation. The Grant is restricted to applications by, or via, World Animal Day Ambassadors  for projects within the countries they represent. World Animal Day Ambassadors may submit grant applications for any animal welfare organisation within their country, as

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