Hannah Warhurst from Swindon (on the right) ran for the bears again this year and raised an amazing £810 to help raise money for pay for equipment and enrichment toys for the bears enclosures. A huge thank you to Hannah for choosing to run for Animals Asia.
Swindon Animals Asia Support Group were invited to Vet's Klinic's open day. This new vets,set up by TV's vet Joe Inglis, is a state-of-the-art veterinary practice which enable pet owners to book and pay for discounted appointments online,view their pets medical records on the internet and receive live updates on their pets treatments.
The team will host live internet streaming of treatments, case studies and Q & A sessions through the Vet's Klinic online TV channel.
We are looking forward to working with Joe and the vets and will be hosting a film premier, 'Cages of Shame', together in the near future.
Click here to see a video of the day where AAF had their Awareness Stall.
During the Open Day Sarah was invited to do a talk on Animals Asia and she showed the film 'A Tour with Jill Robinson inside the Moon Bear Rescue Centre, China' where Joe and members of the public watched intently.
Afterwards Joe came over and said how much he had enjoyed the film and invited Sarah to be part of Vet's Klinic online TV as a guest on the show later in the month which will be broadcasted live. It will be a one to one chat with Joe Inglis discussing Animals Asia and also they will be playing some of the moon bear rescue's video footage.
Visit their website at www.vetsklinic.co.uk
Please come along to our Animals Asia Ladies Night where you can enjoy a pamper and lots of shopping including Animals Asia merchandise and christmas cards and gifts.
We have a DJ playing some tunes and of course the bar and restaurant will be open if you would like to make a girly night of it. We even have a Tarot card reader on the night.
Please contact [email protected] for tickets.
Current List of Stalls
Sandie's Secondhand & Nearly New Clothing Stall
Fabulous Footwear & FM Fragrances
Tayler Made Cakes & Cupcakes
Beauty by Kayleigh
Made with a Loving Charm
Leanne's Handmade Jewellery
Blue Bella Lingerie
Samantha (Tarot Card Reader)
Hair By James
The Laser Clinic
Starlight Express Digital Disco
Blunsdon House Leisure Club
This is your opportunity to see an award winning film by Martin Guinness that tells the gripping story of a mission to save 10 bears from a bear bile farm in China.
Share the inspiring rollercoaster journey of Animals Asia's Jill Robinson and her team as they set out to close down the last remaining farm in Shandong Province and bring the bears back to safety and loving care at the Moon Bear Rescue Centre.
This is a must see 45 minute uplifting film for anyone with a passion for the enviroment, beautiful bears, animal rescues or just great stories with happy endings.
Please join Sarah Chilvers from the Swindon Animals Asia Support Group and Joe Inglis of Vets Klinic who has kindly offered his state of the art practice for the premier of 'Cages of Shame'
Where - Vets Klinic, Unit 2 Callenders, Paddington Drive SN5 7YW
When - Tuesday 27th Nov
Time - 7.00pm - Pre Film Refreshments/tour of Vet's Klinic
7.30pm - Film Show / Auction
Tickets - £10
Please contact Sarah Chilvers on [email protected] or phone 07866519232 to reserve your tickets. (Please book early as tickets are limited) All proceeds go the Animals Asia.
Animals Asia merchandise will be on sale.
This beautiful 19in x 39in limited edition print of 500 has been kindly donated by Animals Asia supporter Richard Symonds who is a world premier wildlife artist. This print will be available for auction on the night.
Moon Bear Sculpture by Suzie Marsh
This beautiful cold cast bronze resin of Jasper (17cm height) has kindly been donated by Animals Asia supporter and famous sculpturer Suzie Marsh who specialises in figurative animals in ceramics and bronze. Jasper will be available for auction on the night