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Kenya & Nigeria welcome second Ambassadors

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[caption id="attachment_9955" align="alignright" width="200"] Tabitha Wainaina[/caption]   We have great pleasure in introducing you to two new Ambassadors: Tabitha Wainaina, Resident Veterinarian for the Africa Network for Animal Welfare in Nairobi, Kenya, and Chiemeka Chidozie, Project Director for the Animal Aid Project in Lagos, Nigeria. [caption

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World Animal Day 2013 in Canada

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Ericka Ceballos, Canadian World Animal Day Ambassador and President of CATCA,  made a special video to mark World Animal Day

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WAD 2013 in Egypt

By at December 3, 2013 | 9:34 am | 0 Comment

Amina Abaza, World Animal Day Ambassador and Founder and President of S.P.A.R.E. in Egypt, invites you to view a video of the inspiring events they organised in celebration of World Animal Day

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Ambassador for Ukraine

By at September 23, 2013 | 2:05 pm | 0 Comment

We are delighted to introduce you to Natalie Sorokopud who has joined our wonderful team of Ambassadors.  Natalie will be helping to raise awareness of, and encourage participation in, World Animal Day in Ukraine. As well as running "Together" Animal Protection Society, she also works on projects being conducted by Naturewatch in Kharkov,Ukraine's second largest

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Ambassador for Bosnia & Herzegovina

By at July 25, 2013 | 12:08 pm | 0 Comment

We are proud to introduce you to Ilhana Škrgić who has joined the World Animal Team of Ambassadors representing Bosnia and Herzegovina. From an early age I was brought up to love animals. My family has enjoyed the company of cats and dogs for over a century now (that we know of) – at the beginning of the 20th century, my great-grandfather, who was a Muslim priest,

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Naturewatch Sponsors World Animal Day

By at August 16, 2012 | 11:37 am | 0 Comment

Naturewatch, based in Cheltenham UK, has sponsored the World Animal Day initiative since launching the first website in 2003.  Now, for World Animal Day 2012, Naturewatch has launched a brand new, interactive website which enables you to submit your World Animal Day event directly to the website.  You can update your event information at any time and, after your event

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World Animal Day Ambassador for Palestine

By at August 15, 2012 | 3:40 pm | 0 Comment

Hammad Qasmieh is the Founder and Director of Hala Animal Welfare Association.  Hammad, with a group of educated people keen to help improve animal welfare standards in Palestine, have recently established the Hala Animal Welfare Association.    Read more about Hammad and the work of the Hala Animal Welfare

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Add your World Animal Day event to the website today!

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Please submit your event information to info@worldanimalday.org.uk and we will add it to the website on your behalf. Please include the following details: 1. Continent (choose one from the following): Africa, Asia, Australia/New Zealand/Oceania, Central & South America, Europe, USA & Canada 2. Country & Town/Village where event is taking place 3. Event

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New World Animal Day Website

By at July 15, 2012 | 3:35 pm | 0 Comment

Thanks to the generosity of Ryan O'Meara, one of our World Animal Day Ambassadors in the UK, and his company, we are launching this fabulous new, interactive website.  It's been a lot more work than anticipated, which means that Event Reports and Images  from previous years will be added over the coming months, as time allows.  Please bear with us! As 4 October

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Ambassador for Kosovo

By at July 14, 2012 | 3:32 pm | 0 Comment

One of our most recently appointed Ambassadors is Argjend Ukmata,  a veterinarian who works with Animal Friends Kosovo to improve the lives of stray dogs in Pristina. Read more about our Ambassador in

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