Get Involved

3  Steps to World Animal Day

One thing is certain, once you decide that you want to hold an event for WAD, the months will pass like days! So it’s important to create your plans early.

Before you do anything, please take some time to wander around this website. Check out some of the activities that groups have undertaken around the world in previous years. Note down any particular ideas that you like and may wish to use for your WAD event.

Step 1

Get an idea – Not sure how to get involved? Don’t worry, we’ve got plenty of ideas!

Step 2

Get organized – Suggested guidelines to help you plan for a successful World Animal Day.

Step 3

Get publicity –

  1. Add your event to the Online Diary.  Click on link or click on ‘Submit Event’  in the top righthand corner of every page!  It’s quick and easy – just follow the simple steps.  You can update your entry at any time and, after the event has taken place you can update it with a report of how it went and add a selection of images. Also,
  2. Send a press release to local newspapers and radio stations.
  3. Contact the editor of local newsletters and ask them to include information about your event.
  4. Send your press release to clubs, community groups and anyone else you can think of who will be able to help you get the message out there.

Take photographs during your event and upload them with a short report after your World Animal Day event has taken place to show the world what you have achieved for the animals and inspire others.