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BENGBENG: SAVED, SAFE & WHAT A STORY!

Thanks to people’s overwhelming kindness and generosity, market dog Bengbeng is recovering from amputation of a back leg at the safe and loving home of Anna and Miles, 5. The mother and son went to BAWA’s Ubud shop at Jl Monkey Forest 100x to donate for Bengbeng and spotted Russ Carr’s photobook of Bali street images. On returning to the UK from Bali recently, photographer and Good Guy Russ quickly produced and sent 25 copies of his terrific book and postcards to BAWA. At the shop to donate, Anna and Miles instantly loved the book. And wanting so much to help Bengbeng, they promptly...

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WHY YOU SHOULD BE A RESPONSIBLE TOURIST

Every year, nearly 3.8 million tourists visit Bali to experience beautiful beaches and other holiday and cultural activities. Sadly, there is a dark underbelly to many tourist-funded facilities that practice animal abuse and exploitation for profit.   Do Not Make the Animals Suffer   Many tourists unknowingly visit attractions and participate in activities that fuel immense animal suffering and pose risks to wild animal populations, as unscrupulous wildlife traders steal animals from their homes in the wild to supply dolphin pools, elephant parks, zoos, commercial enterprises, pet...

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BOOK YOUR HOLIDAY TO HELP THE ANIMALS

Our wonderful Australian supporter the Bali Street Dog Fund (BSDF) has organised an amazing partnership with Take Flight Travel & Cruise which will donate an incredible 30% of any booking to BAWA through BSDF. How good is that! All you need do is mention “Bali street dogs” and you’ll be supporting our working without even feeling the pinch. Funds will support our around the clock work including Bali’s only free animal ambulance plus sterilisation, street feeding and all-important education. You can book your holiday anywhere in the world with Emily at emily@takeflighttravel.com.au...

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WORLD LEADER CALLS AGAIN FOR AN END TO CULLING

IFAW: BALI PLEASE STOP THE SLAUGHTER   “It turns my stomach, the reports and photos I’ve seen of the Bali dog slaughter in response to some cases of rabies.” This statement leads the latest appeal by global agency the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW), to supporters around the world, to help stop the slaughter of Bali’s dogs. IFAW’s APPEAL: www.bawabali.com/help-ifaw-stop-the-slaughter/ IFAW has just spent two weeks with BAWA and partners in Bali, working on ground-breaking strategies for sustainable improvement in the island’s animal welfare practices and,...

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JANICE GIRARDI: BALI ANIMAL WELFARE ASSOCIATION

In the Siapa column in the 20 January to 3 February 2016  issue of Bali Advertiser, Bill Dalton chats to BAWA founder Janice Girardi about BAWA’s work and challenges and the threats to Bali’s animals. Janice first arrived in Bali in 1973. She made the island her home in the 1980s when she started designing and producing Sterling Silver jewelry using semi-precious stones. For decades Janice has rescued animals in distress and has been a driving force behind animal welfare in Bali and beyond. Bali Animal Welfare Association (BAWA) was officially founded by Janice in 2007 with the...

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