We had tropical storm conditions overnight, but all of the animals are safe. With only minimal tree damage at the sanctuary, we are all thankful. Our thoughts and prayers go out to those who were not as fortunate and for those that may still be in Dorian’s path.
September 3, 2019 11:45am Managing a sanctuary with over 100 rescued wild animals is especially stressful in times of natural and manmade disasters. We have contingency plans in place for every conceivable situation, but that does little to minimize the stress when the time comes. As of the most recent update, Hurricane Dorian is moving[…]
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The red pandas that our team has been working for over two years on rescuing from a defunct zoo in Argentina will not be coming to our sanctuary after all. We received word that the Juky, the male panda passed away at the zoo in Argentina before they obtained their export paperwork. After examination by[…]
Powerline Wildfire in the Ocala National Forest narrowly misses the sanctuary
Red Pandas! That’s correct, two highly endangered pandas will soon be calling Forest Animal Rescue their forever home. We have been rescuing a wide variety of animals from around the world for over 20 years. The extremely rare panda pair, named Luly and Juky, are coming from a closed zoo in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The[…]
When: February 1, 2019 6:00pm – ? $20 Donation Benefits: Forest Animal Rescue and Interfaith Emergency Services Light hors d’oeuvres will be served. Tickets will be on sale for lovely baskets, split the pot, a lotto board and booze buckets. Great, highly energetic music will be provided by Keith “Big Daddy” Ponder Be sure to bring[…]
All general fund donations dated before December 31, 2018 will be MATCHED 2:1 up to $15,000!! This means that each dollar you donate will bring TRIPLE the benefit to the animals!