How far will your volunteering reach?

Where do you want your volunteering to have an impact?  At home? In your area? Nationally? Overseas?  Here are a few ideas...

UK Politics

Thursday 8th June 2017 was the UK General Election.  So what do animal charities have to say?

Sign the petition started on asking for Gove to be removed as Minister for the Environment - will tell you why.

List of Animal Charities
Koalas need your help

Koalas are being left homeless, thanks to excessive tree clearing. 

Click here to find out how you can help

SUCCESS: Elephant Corridor Appeal

Give elephants a wildlife corridor in India

The World Land Trust has reached its target to help Indian elephants.  Find out more here

Organic Beauty Gifts

Find out more here

Help Butterfly Conservation with organic beauty gifts from Green People. Find out more here

Wildlife News

Please help animals in disasters.  World Animal Protection (previously the WSPA) help animals around the world in times of disaster e.g. flooding, earthquakes etc.  Click here for more info

Planning for disasters for your pets, livestock & zoos.  More...

Cookies & Our Privacy Policy

Cookie & Privacy Policy

As you surf around the Internet, you may increasingly notice pop ups or online tools asking for your acceptance of the site’s cookie policy the first time you visit. This is as a result of the Privacy and Electronic Communication Regulations (PECR) Act 2011, which comes from an EU directive, and which came into force in the UK recently.

Most websites use cookies to help enhance the visitors’ experience. Cookies aren’t something to eat, They track the needs & wants of their visitors so that we can provide a better experience on our sites for you.

Cookies & this site

To track the needs and wants of site visitors, like many websites, this site uses Google Analytics and These are used to collect information about how visitors find and use our site and the pages people visit. 

We receive no personal identifable information about visitors from cookies & nor would we want to (unless you send us an email in which case you'll have given us your email address or you call to have a chat and leave your number for us to call you back, that sort of thing).  Cookies are all about helping us understand your needs, what you are looing for and how we can make this website better for all our visitors. For instance, if we know that a lot of people want information on animal charities relevant to a particular species, then we will create a page on how you can help that species. Our new Help a Species section is on its way shortly.

Cookies on this website may also track when you leave this site to other websites. Sometimes if you choose to buy from these sites, we may or may not receive a commission. This commission is used for continue to build sites which strengthen the animal-human bond & help the animal kingdom, such as Get Active with Animals and to provide for the running of this website. All the websites you go to will have their own privacy & cookie policies, terms & conditions, refunds & returns policies, legals etc. 

So what do you need to do so far as this site goes?

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This is all about choice - your choice

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Rest assured that your privacy is uppermost in my mind and I keep the cookies on my site to a minimum.

If you have any concerns whatsoever about this cookie & privacy policy, please contact us.  Thank you.

Give wildlife a pond

Wildlife need water as well.  Give the wildlife in your garden a pond - it doesn't have to be a big one!  More info

Dogs DIE in hot cars

Would you know what to do if you saw a dog in a car on a hot day? Find out more here

Give the gift of water

Give working animals the gift of water - here's how you can do it. 

Cat Care in Hot Weather

Cats Protection have advice for cat owners and carers in hot weather.  Click here to pounce on it!

Art World Conservation

Art World Conservation are having an amazing charity event in August to raise awareness about wildlife, conservation and climate change. More Info

Ways to help
Avoid plastic

Plastic and litter can really damage wildlife and the world around us.  Find out more here

Insure your pet & help animals

Animal Friends have policies for pets & horses. A good whack of any profits they make goes to help registered animal charities around the world. Like them on Facebook, & they will give £1 for every "Like" they get to animal charities. Get a quote from Animal Friends.