All posts tagged: animals

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Greater Good: Fundraiser For Rescue Animals

Photo Credit: Eco Chic Cayman The Cayman Islands Humane Society will be hosting their annual Furball Fundraiser Saturday, 8th April 2017, 6:00pm at the Grand Cayman Marriott Beach Resort.  This year, the gala is “Hollywood” themed.  Inviting the community to dress up ready for their Red Carpet moment as paparazzi take their photo as they attend this glamorous event.  Tickets are on sale now for $150 each or $1,500 for a table of ten.  Tickets can be purchased at the Cayman Islands Humane Society Shelter’s reception.  The night promises to deliver an atmosphere of a grand Hollywood party, with special guest host, Joseph Avary and music provided by DJ Flex.  All proceeds raised will benefit the animals at the shelter. For The Love Of Cats & Dogs Adopt Photo Credit: Eco Chic Cayman The Cayman Islands Humane Society is home to over 100 cats and dogs.  These loving animals are all seeking to find their forever home and new family.  Some of the furry residents currently reside at the shelter due to: being found abandoned,  …

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For The Love Of Animals: Ian Somerhalder Foundation Medical Emergency Grants

  Photo Credit: Ian Somerhalder Foundation A truly heartwarming initiative was started by the Ian Somerhalder Foundation (ISF) to aid in the rescue and rehabilitation of animals that have heartbreaking stories of being abused, neglected or suffered a traumatic injury.  These animals are deserving and in need of a second chance.  ISF created their Medical Emergency Program to extend compassion to these animals and assist in aiding to their recovery and wellbeing.  ISF launched their Medical Emergency Grant Program on Valentine’s Day, 2014.  A day symbolizing a commitment of love and compassion towards animals— inspiring others to do the same.  Since the inception of this program, they have helped over 1,000 animals including: cats, dogs, turtles, birds, bats, horses, sheep, cows, sea lions, goats, rabbits, and more.  All have benefited from an ISF Medical Emergency Grant— giving them an improved quality of life, resulting in a touching success stories.  These animal rescues are now living happier lives with their new families in their forever homes. The testimony of these animals show, that animals have an …

Christmas Wishes: From Cats & Dogs

  ‘Tis the season to give with love… A lovely way to spread some holiday cheer and grant some Christmas Wishes is to bring some love and joy to the animals at the Cayman Islands Humane Society. How can you help?  Give with love   Consider making a donation to the Cayman Islands Humane Society click here  Give gifts with love Another wonderful way to make a donation is by donating items on their wish list.   Science Diet Cat/Kitten Food (other brands welcome) Purina Dog/Puppy Chow (other brands welcome) Milk Bones Rope or Hard Rubber Dog Toys (such as Kongs) Cat Toys Cat Beds and Warming Pads Training Pads Kitten & Puppy Formula (Replacement Milk) Airwick Plug-In Oil Air Fresheners (and/or replacements) Bleach Joy Dish Detergent Paper Towels Laundry Detergent (HE or Regular) 13 & 55 Gallon Garbage Bags Large Plastic Double Dishes for Cats Stainless Steel Food Bowls Slip Leads (collar and lead all-in-one) Collars (all sizes) Flat Leads (all sizes) Save a life. Adopt. When adopting a cat or dog, it is both …

Birthday Girl Wishes xo

    Hello everyone!  I hope you all are having a beautiful day!  The weekend was crazy beautiful from a Masquerade Ball (will soon have a post on that with the behind the scenes of making the decorations) and then a pre-birthday party in 1920’s fashion. For me it’s the end of a beautiful era my roaring twenties are officially over.  Last night I celebrated the end of my twenties in true roaring twenties fashion (flapper girl costumes included) with a Gatsby themed party with some of the most amazing people I know! Thanks for the memories! Pink Champagne and Red Velvet Cupcakes was the way to end the night, and also makes a spectacular Birthday Breakfast. Now it is time to embrace and celebrate a new decade.  As far as I am concerned age is just a number and we are as old as we feel.  In the wise words of one of my favorite writers: “We don’t stop playing because we grow old, we grow old because we stop playing.” – George Bernard …

Inspiring

  I couldn’t have said it better.  A great message by Blake Lively in honor of International Women’s Day. To celebrate International Women’s Day, I have listed below three women who inspire me, by the work they do raising awareness for the environment and animal rights. Jane Goodall Jane Goodall is such an amazing lady!  Here is a link to her website to learn more about her incredible work. Alicia Silverstone I only recently purchased Alicia Silverstone’s book the Kind Diet and it is a great read.  It has inspired me to choose more vegan or vegetarian options in my diet.  I have to admit I am a work in progress.  Check out her awesome website The Kind Life. Gabriela Cowperthwaite  Gabriela Cowperthwaite director of Blackfish, a documentary which has had a profound impact on many.  It is one of the most powerful documentaries I have seen.  I applaud and admire Gabriela for her bravery to make this documentary. Feel free to share who inspires you to make this world a better place. with love …