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Give the Gift of Nature

There are so many conservation organizations these days that when it comes time to find one that you want to support, donate to or get involved with it’s difficult to choose.  The Nature Conservancy of Canada is one that I recommend! The Nature Conservancy of Canada is a conservation organization that’s mission is “to protect…

Oliver Graham-Jones

His mother wanted him to be a dentist but thankfully Oliver Graham-Jones, with his interest and passion for caring for animals and wildlife at a young age, chose a career as a vet that would end up changing the face of veterinary techniques at zoos.  After owning and running his own veterinary clinic, landed a job…

Founders of World Wildlife Fund (WWF)

The black and white panda logo conjures up conservation, endangered species and of course World Wildlife Fund.  Most of us know about or have heard of World Wildlife Fund (WWF), an international non-governmental organization working on issues regarding the conservation, research and restoration of the environment.  World Wildlife Fund now has more than 1300 WWF conservation…

Gerald Durrell

“My childhood in Corfu shaped my life.  If I had the craft of Merlin, I would give every child the gift of my childhood.” ~ excerpt from ‘My Family and Other Animals’ by Gerald Durrell Before he became the famous conservationist Gerald Durrell was a young boy who collected ‘pets’, little did he know then…