2017 Christmas for the animals…and thanking YOU

From our family to yours, we wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year The animals have all of our friends to thank for the opportunity to live their lives in peaceful sanctuary. We would like to thank you for your ongoing support and wish you a wonderful holiday season surrounded by[…]

Black Friday, Cyber Monday, #Giving Tuesday! Top 5 reasons to Support Forest Animal Rescue

After two days of shopping, a day to give back. #GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) The widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on[…]

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Vote for our tree in the People’s Choice Awards

November 26 – December 3, 2016 4:00pm-8:00pm each evening at the Grand Oaks Visit event page for more details Vote for our tree (#20 in the People’s Choice Awards) to help the animals What’s on our Tree? $6,773 in value! It includes an african Safari for two and more! Zulu Nyala, South Africa $5,950 6[…]

Join us at the Festival of Trees at the Grand Oaks Resort

DATES: November 26 – December 3, 2016 TIME: 4:00pm – 8:00pm each evening LOCATION: The Grand Oaks Resort, 3000 Marion County Rd, Weirsdale, FL 32195 Free for the public to enjoy! Walk though a forest of decorated trees to the sounds of Holiday music Vote for People’s Choice (COME VOTE FOR OUR TREE!) bid on a[…]

Black Friday, Cyber Monday, #Giving Tuesday!

#GivingTuesday inspires personal philanthropy and encourages bigger, better and smarter charitable giving. During the holiday season, show the world that you really know what it is all about, you know how to GIVE for the holidays! #GivingTuesday will take place on December 1, 2015. Over the years, an average of 500 animals a year are[…]

Festival of Trees 2015

Visit event page for more details What’s on our Tree? $6,933 in value!!! It includes an african Safari for two and more! Zulu Nyala, South Africa $5,950 6 day/6 night African Safari for two Including meals and game drives (exp 12/5/17) Disney Orlando $248 2 Park hopper passes (exp 10/23/17) City Fire The Villages $100[…]

Christmas for the Animals is not a public event this year…..

In December each year we celebrate our “Christmas for the Animals”….this year we must break the tradition of having a public event and hold it privately. This is not by choice, we would love to invite you and all of our supporters to visit us – but we are not quite ready for visitors… We[…]