My dearest tiger friend.

As world wildlife day draws to a close, I would like to share with you an article I wrote for a book called ‘A Womans Guide to Saving the World’ by Karen Eberhardt-Shelton. I wrote this two years ago about a very special friend of mine. “Dear Aysha, my wonderful tiger friend. I often stop [...]

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Sharklab 2016

Personally, the only scary thing about an ocean would be to have an ocean without sharks. Having already survived 400 million years on Earth and four mass extinctions, their role to maintain balance has never been more critical. As the apex predator, sharks maintain a healthy food web which supports a much stronger ecosystem. Without [...]

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Bug – Yulin Meat Festival

As the Yulin Cat and Dog festival begins, my mind turns to a very special little dog called Bug. I arrived in Chengdu China on 8th June where I travelled to Animals Asia’s CBRC (China Bear Rescue Centre). That afternoon I was taken to meet the incredible 123 bears that live in the sanctuary. Each [...]

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Yulin Dog and Cat Meat Festival – A Dog Is What Makes A Home.

I remember the day I went to collect my dogs, Itchy and Scratchy, like it was yesterday. I remember them cuddled up together, bundles of black fluff, in the carrier box next to me as we drove home. I had to resist the urge the entire way not to get them out and fuss over [...]

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Yulin Dog and Cat Meat Festival

I don’t know if you have seen the pictures. I don’t know if you have seen the videos. I certainly didn’t want to. And who would? You may want to switch off your computer, put down your phone or turn off your television but what would that do? Absolutely nothing. I am asking you to [...]

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Come back soon for my first blog

I will be blogging shortly …..

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