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Category: Animal Rescue Kusadasi

IN MEMORY OF OUR BELOVED CHARLEY

I’m sure that every cat lover has at least one tale to tell about extra special cats that have made a major impact on their lives and therefore stand out above all others. Well, in our case, that cat is our beloved Charley, who allowed us to share her life for 11 years until she left us this morning…

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WHAT A JUBILANT JUNE & JULY!!

June 2019 ended on a jolly note . . .  ARK’s very successful Pool Party held on 30 June was well-attended and a good time was had by everybody – delicious food, great entertainment . . . this sums up the month: Dear Friends Thank you for joining us this evening in support of Kuşadası street animals. The two…

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FIRST-AID COURSE – FRIDAY, 14 JUNE 2019

After the success of Brenda Cassidy’s First-aid Course held in February 2019, another will be held at Kuşadası Ticaret Odası (Chamber of Commerce) on Friday, 14 June. As Deniz Çifcı Valente said:  ”Just to let you know the first aid course came into good use today when we spotted a man passed out on the main road. He was…

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WHY NOT JOIN US ON OUR SPONSORED WALK?

Our next ARK activity is an organised sponsored walk, which will start from Santana Bar at 14.00 on Wednesday, 5 June, meander down into town (calling at bars and restaurants on the way) and then continue along to Ladies Beach for final refreshments and a raffle (those who find walking difficult can, of course, at any time hop on…

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PLEASE SPONSOR EMMA!!

Next Saturday, 18 May, Emma Storkey will be running the Bozcaada half-marathon which is THE toughest half marathon that Turkey has to offer. It’s full of steep hills without a break with high elevation gain, stony paths in humid and windy conditions. She is running to raise money for ARK, to help us in our mission to relieve the…

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SALT BOX CHARITY SHOP TABLE-TOP SALE – TUESDAY, 7 MAY

Why not call into Salt Box restaurant, to pick up a bargain while sampling the best fish ‘n chips in town? If the sun and warmer weather have given you the spring cleaning bug, clear out the clutter and bring all your no-longer needed clothes, linens and household items for us to recycle . . . all proceeds are…

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COME WITH US FOR A RAMBLE . . .

Well, when we heard rumbles of thunder as we awoke this morning, Bertie and I consulted and decided to ‘take a rain check’ on our ramble planned for today (a wise decision, as it has turned out – walking along slippery paths with rain drops dripping off tree branches down our necks is not fun). So our walk will…

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WHAT A GREAT PARTY IT WAS!!

ARK’s 1st May party, to celebrate its first year of operation since being founded in April 2018, was an outstanding success due to 62 supporters joining in the fun, Haluk’s excellent entertainment, the delicious food and atmosphere of Sur Kebap Restaurant . . . and a surprise visit by a belly dancer! Our teams of volunteers, who work tirelessly…

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HAS THIS KITTEN REALLY BEEN ABANDONED . . . ??

The kitten season is upon us . . . I am receiving many calls about tiny kitts having been ‘abandoned’ by their mums . . . ”I don’t know what to do with them.  I haven’t the time.  What can I do?  Will you please take them?” Unless you are certain that the mummy cat has met an untimely…

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ABANDONED KITTENS . . .

Should you come across an abandoned kitten, the easiest and best solution is to find a milk mother, a cat which has recently given birth. This happened to me today – I received a plea for help from Noel, a Belgian tourist, in Kuşadası for only a few days. He’d come across a cardboard box by a bin, in…

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