We have recently responded to a call for help…all the way from Liberia. Liberia is a very poor country in western Africa, with many problems that don’t involve animals, or their welfare. The problems with animals, however, are there. People have pets and don’t know how to care for them, keeping them tied up for… Continue reading Liberia in Need
An exciting event for Big Hearts is around the corner! This February, our Foundation will participate at one of the largest events at the London School of Economics and Political Science. Organised by the LSE Students’ Union Russian Business Society, the Russian Business Week will bring together prominent Russian businessmen, journalists, writers and students to… Continue reading Big Hearts Foundation at the Russian Business Week!
What would you do with 137 Euros per month? 137 Euros is roughly equivalent to £105 or $150. Not go out for dinner, that’s for sure. Or drinks. You would start thinking about what foods cost less (potatoes, onions, carrots..) and what you can do without (sugar) or have to absolutely have (bread). You’d stop… Continue reading A cry for help from a Big Heart
Today is Thanksgiving, and although the celebration is not traditionally Russian, we thought we’d take the chance to sit down and think of what we are thankful for. Big Hearts Foundation is thankful for: all the supporters who keep following and sharing our work, who give us a huge help in raising awareness about… Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving!
They don’t only take the ones that no one will look for, the invisible ones slinking in the streets, begging for food and huddling close to each other for warmth. Sometimes, they take cherished pets, grabbing them through the bars of garden fences, or yanking at their leashes when they’re tied outside bakeries. They steal… Continue reading Ransom Puppies
Please SHARE this post and DONATE! BIG THANKS to everyone for your SUPPORT and DONATION so far to our fundraiser. Today we have already collected nearly 10 % and the rest is GBP 3,265. The bear Manya is one of the residents of the Animal Rehabilitation Centre Totem located in Tomsk, Russia. A few weeks… Continue reading Totem Updates
Three weeks ago, an unthinkable tragedy struck the animal rehabilitation centre Totem in Tomsk, Russia. After years of sleepless nights, stress and struggle to raise enough funds to run the centre, that cares for over 250 wild animals, at the young age of 37 its founder, Maria Vtorushina, suddenly died after suffering a severe stroke.… Continue reading A tragedy stricken animal rehabilitation centre Totem in Russia is fighting to survive