Born Free USA Primate Sanctuary – Dilley, TX
The mission of Born Free USA is to work toward ending the suffering that many animals have to endure. Making the world a better place for all animals is their goal.
Campaigns & Programs
Animals In Entertainment
From marine parks to movie and television sets Born Free USA is there to check out any abuse or inadequate conditions that animals may have to endure.
Captive Exotic Animals
Born Free USA is an advocate for wild animals who have been made to live in cruel and destructive environments, such as circuses. Raising public awareness of these exploited wild animals is one of their goals.
A great concern to Born Free USA are those who target certain wild animals for their body parts. Born Free USA is an active participant at meetings dealing with the regulation of commercial international trade of threatened and endangered species.
Trapping & Fur
Born Free USA is working to protect animals from traps that cause pain and suffering. They want to bring an end to this inhumane way to access fur for trade.
What Canada is doing to protect animals.
Selling companion animals is a very profitable business. Sadly, some of these animals are treated as mere merchandise. Born Free USA is committed to protecting companion animals in hopes of enhancing the lives of these pets.
Fur As A Fashion
Born Free USA continues to spread the word about the cruelty of fur industries in hopes of ending the senseless suffering of animals for their fur.
Born Free USA went undercover and found animals living in horrific conditions in pet shops. Their new campaign Little Shops of Sorrow brings public awareness to the true and horrible practices of pet shops.
This Sanctuary in Texas is a safe and permanent home to hundreds of animals. You can adopt a sanctuary resident for $52.00 a year which will help to provide food, care, and rehabilitation for your adopted animal. You will receive an Adoption Welcome Kit which included a biography and full color photo of your adopted animal and more.
Coexisting With Wildlife
This campaign helps educate people to coexist with wild animals that may live in their neighborhood instead of turning to lethal control efforts.
Global Field Projects
Born Free USA is a participant in many wildlife rescue efforts throughout the world.
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*Disclaimer – This post is for general information only and part of the Blogging From A-to-Z Challenge (April 2015). I am not affiliated with or endorse this charity. Please use caution when donating to online charities.