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March for Giants - 23-26 March - don't miss it! March 23, 2017
      Go to the March for Giants to find out more On the 23-26 March, a group of very special and personalised ... [MORE]

Mountain lion - from Peruvian circus to forest :-) March 17, 2017
This is not a new news story - but I came across it and thought it just shows what can be done when people pull together to make a differe... [MORE]

Every knitting stitch helps March 09, 2017
SPANA is a charity that helps working animals in a number of different countries around the world - horses, donkeys, camels, mules, elepha... [MORE]

Give animals a voice February 28, 2017
Every year billions of farm animals are transported all over Europe, destined for slaughter. Live transport over long distance can b... [MORE]

The 27th February is International Polar Bear Day! February 27, 2017
  It's International Polar Bear Day on the 27th February - a good chance to take some time or even just a quick 5 minutes, to think ... [MORE]

Help with an Ancient Tree inventory February 16, 2017
There are ways to help the natural world all over the planet. If you live in the UK, one thing you can do is to help the Woodland Trus... [MORE]

Microbeads in the news February 15, 2017
Microbeads are in the news again, as YouGov survey  for the microbeads coalition show that many people wash their make-up... [MORE]

Great British Spring Clean February 15, 2017
Your country needs you! Volunteers all over the country will be taking part in the Great British Spring Clean during the weekend of 3rd t... [MORE]

World Pangolin Day February 13, 2017
The 18th February is World Pangolin Day, so it's a great opportunity to find out more about this species and how we can all help them. &nb... [MORE]

National Nest Box Week is flying in... February 09, 2017
National Nest Box Week kicks off to a flying start on the 14th February 2017.     It's nearly 20 years old now, and the idea be... [MORE]

National Trust seeks Ranger for the Farne Islands February 08, 2017
The National Trust is looking for a ranger for the Farne Islands, situated off the coast of Northumberland.    The islands have... [MORE]

Giraffe numbers are up in Niger February 07, 2017
  There's been a lot of doom and gloom about giraffe numbers recently.  But there's also been some success.  Back in the ... [MORE]

Froglife launch new app February 07, 2017
Froglife have a new Dragon Finder app you can download for FREE!  It's available for iPhone and Android. Just search for "Dragon Find... [MORE]

Are you a runner? World Animal Protection need you! February 07, 2017
If you love running and want to do your bit to help animals, then please think about running for an animal charity in a marathon and raisi... [MORE]

Orangutan Foundation Volunteer Programme February 06, 2017
Want something different to do on holiday?   Then how about volunteering for the Orangutan Foundation's Volunteer Programme? This pr... [MORE]

Ban use of horses in bullfighting February 06, 2017
Will you give your support to  this petition to ban the use of horses in bullfighting? currently has a petition set u... [MORE]

An appeal: Help donkeys and horses in Italy February 05, 2017
You may have heard on the news about the terrible conditions being faced by many people in Italy, particularly in the Abruzzo region which... [MORE]

15% off bird feeders at Garden Wildlife Direct this weekend February 04, 2017
        If your bird feeders are looking a bit the worse for wear, you could take advantage of the 15% off bird feed... [MORE]