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/ 12 Days of Christmas Charity Giveaway 2016: GAWF
On the fifth day of Christmas Animal Friends donated to Greek Animal Welfare Fund (GAWF) The Greek Animal Welfare Fund (GAWF), operating in Greece and also known as Animal Action Greece, is a charity based in London and Athens that is working to improve the welfare of all animals in Greece. GAWF was founded in … Continued
/ 12 Days of Christmas Charity Giveaway 2016: Pukka Ponies
On the fourth day of Christmas Animal Friends donated to Pukka Ponies! Pukka Ponies are a small horse and pony rescue based in Kent. While their main premises are in Maidstone, they also have a second smaller branch in Rainham, and a few additional fields in and around Kent. Pukka Ponies take on around 20-30 horses … Continued
/ 12 Days of Christmas Charity Giveaway 2016: Holly Hedge Animal Sanctuary
On the third day of Christmas Animal Friends donated to Holly Hedge Animal Sanctuary! Holly Hedge Animal Sanctuary was first registered as a charity in 1982 and was known as ‘Animal Concern’. It was run by Pauline Leeson who worked from her own home with the support of animal foster carers. The aim of the … Continued
/ 12 Days of Christmas Charity Giveaway 2016: Wiltshire Wildlife Hospital
On the second day of Christmas Animal Friends donated to Wiltshire Wildlife Hospital! Wiltshire Wildlife Hospital was set up in 1993 following the real need for care for many injured, sick and orphaned wildlife in Wiltshire and the surrounding areas. Wiltshire Wildlife Hospital operate a rescue, care, rehabilitation and release service, 24 hours a day, … Continued
/ 12 Days of Christmas Charity Giveaway 2016: IAPWA
On the first day of Christmas Animal Friends donated to International Aid for the Protection & Welfare of Animals! IAPWA (International Aid for the Protection & Welfare of Animals) is a UK registered animal welfare charity dedicated to creating a better future for animals in need. Their first project was based in Kota Kinabalu, Borneo, home … Continued
/ IFAW Animal Awards
Yesterday I went to the IFAW Awards, hosted in the Cholmondeley Room at the House of Lords. The Awards celebrated the achievements and actions of fantastic animal lovers in the UK. Among all of the human recipients of awards for their amazing efforts, we sponsored the award for Animal of the Year.
/ Animal Friends Donates £25,000 To The RSPCA
The West Hatch branch of the RSPCA care for an array of wildlife including owls, deer, seabirds, badgers and seals. The branch is currently struggling with the unprecedented number of seals that have come in for care this winter. This is after a private rehabilitation facility in Wales recently shut down.
/ All Dogs Matter’s Christmas Gift 2015
On the 3rd December, we continued our Christmas Giveaway by visiting All Dogs Matter in London with a very special gift and a celebrity guest… We met with the charity’s patron, actress and TV presenter Michelle Collins, and her dog Humphrey. Michelle helped us to present a Christmas cheque for £10,000 to executive manager Ira … Continued
/ Who are Le Coeur Rabbit Rescue?
Recognised by The Rabbit Welfare Association and members of the British Rabbit Council. Le Coeur Rabbit Rescue successfully re-home between 140 and 160 rabbits per year. They have premises regularly inspected and welcome visitors by appointment. Animal Friends have donated to Le Coeur Rabbit Rescue to aid with the care they provide. They have an … Continued