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Amazing Cat Rescue

Amazing Cat Rescue

Pound Rescue, a charitable organization based in Okotoks, along with Persian Dreams and Canine Themes from Medicine Hat, have accomplished the near-impossible in just a few weeks time. They have salvaged over 100 cats from a breeding/hoarding situation. Read about this incredible feat here: Pound Rescue. Please help Pound Rescue to receive special funds by… Read more

Please Help a Herd of At-Risk Horses!

Please Help a Herd of At-Risk Horses!

We are currently assisting with a rescue of semi-wild horses in Vernon, B.C. These animals are at risk of starvation or being sent for slaughter. It all began with a local rancher’s testimony: “I saw a two year old horse who had escaped in the spring with a halter on. The owner had attempted without… Read more

Tribute to Farm Animals by Twyla Francois

Tribute to Farm Animals by Twyla Francois

[Editor’s introduction: Below is the tribute written by Twyla Francois, received June 20 2008, after the intensive media coverage that followed from the Canadian Horse Defense Coalition’s 2008 Horse Slaughter Investigation. It is a reminder that there is still much to do … and that there actually exist those who are willing to march into… Read more