In the fast-paced world of today, it seems people are always on the go. Between running errands, working late and worrying about the bottom-line, it’s no wonder our four-legged and winged friends so often go overlooked and neglected. Thankfully, there are some organizations out there that make it their business to look after and care for our animal counterparts.
Proving that society’s conscience hasn’t been completely compromised, these companies and their employees make it a point to put animals first. Through heart-wrenching rescues, informative awareness campaigns and much more, they are striving to make a difference in the world for those that don’t have a voice.
Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries
Formed in 2007, this organization seeks to promote the humane treatment of animals by promoting effective animal sanctuary management. Led by professionals who have experience with organizations such as the Humane Society of the United States, the group is definitely not new to the issues surrounding animals worldwide.
Understanding that threats to animals can range from illegal trafficking to utter exploitation, these leaders strive to promote the safety and protection sanctuaries offer our fury, feathered, four-legged friends. The group offers information on everything from how to start an accredited, recognized sanctuary, to the best was to acquire necessary resources.
Animal Rescue Corps
A non-profit organization based in Washington, D.C., Animal Rescue Corps puts animal welfare above all else. They spend their days rescuing animals who are victims of natural disaster strife or abuse and also seek to promote awareness on the matter, so that the community gets involved in the cause as well.
Run by a very qualified staff, the organization’s employees boast a collective 40 years’ experience in animal protection in addition to their numerous accolades and certifications including MBAs, law degrees and more. In addition to their work in the field, the group also offers training and teaching to animal shelter volunteers and staff to ensure they are up-to-date on the best ways to care for their animals.
PAC 911: Phoenix Animal Care Coalition
From medical assistance to fundraising, education and adoption events, PAC 911 does all it can to improve the situation of animals in its area. With the help of a very qualified staff, founder Bari Mears has made it her mission to devote her life to nurturing and protecting the animals of the world.
Giving up corporate life for this, it’s refreshing to see a person pursuing her passion and following her heart. From rescue missions to financial support, PAC911 aids animals in any way they can.
Restoring some faith in the route of humanity, these organizations are great examples of people using their knowledge and skills for good. From MBAs to PHDs, the people within these groups are more than qualified for other roles but instead choose to dedicate their lives to animals.
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