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Kids Will be Kids All Over the World!

by Karin Cereghino

  Here you can see Kimbang and Gnala having some fun at In Defense of Animals – Africa’s Sanaga-Yong Chimpanzee Rescue in Cameroon’s Mbargue Forest. Kimbang and Gnala were orphaned and taken captive by poachers, then confiscated by authorities working in collaboration with IDA-Africa in 2014. Video courtesy of Sanaga-Yong volunteer Karena Tilt

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See Manni and Kanoa Today!

by Karin Cereghino

Adult female Manni and five-year-old Kanoa were both orphaned as infants when poachers killed their families.  They now live in the same social group at In Defense of Animals – Africa’s Sanaga-Yong Chimpanzee Rescue Center in Cameroon’s Mbargue Forest. Kanoa was confiscated during the arrest of a dealer in June 2012, when he was only […]

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Free to Good Home is a Red Flag!

by Bob Price

  Whenever we see the advertisement of  “free to good home” it immediately sets off alarm bells. Many times these animals offered as “free to good home” by well meaning but naïve people will find themselves in situations both dire and cruel. Unethical and abusive animal testing labs have been known to round up as […]

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Sweet Dog, Chap, Released After Life-Saving Amputation

by IDA India

  A very lucky dog was recently admitted to our IDA India Center, Deonar Mumbai, after being the victim of an accident somewhere on the streets, with the details unknown. His leg was severely damaged, and, to save his life, the doctors at our Center had to amputate. Sweet Chap stayed with us for more than two months during […]

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Another Life Saved by IDA!

by Bob Price

  When we received a call about a tiny puppy caught in a roadside culvert, the rescue team at In Defense of Animals’ Hope Animal Sanctuary sprang into action. It did not matter that it was late at night or that it was many miles away. When the call came, it was answered. Today, that […]

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Labby and Ginny Make a Dynamic Team

by Fleur Dawes

  Labby and Ginny, close pals and long-term residents of In Defense of Animals India, were struggling on the streets of Mumbai until they reached the Center. Labby arrived a year ago and Ginny two years ago as a tiny kitten. This team has eventful mornings: supervising the center, watching the outpatient department proceedings with a keen eye, having […]

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Volunteer In Africa!

by Karin Cereghino

  For the experience of a lifetime, consider volunteering this summer for In Defense of Animals – Africa’s Sanaga-Yong Chimpanzee Rescue in Cameroon. We are seeking volunteers for 3-month stays during the period from July through October. Stays are normally a 6 month commitment, so this is a very unique opportunity to help, without having […]