Fiji Time: 4:00 PM on Friday 28 November

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

Relocation fund increases

Shayal Devi
Tuesday, May 27, 2014

ABOUT $3500 was raised by Nadi-based Animals Fiji after a fundraiser featuring local singing sensation Knox and Kiwi Tiki Taane last week.

The clinic is seeking to raise $300,000 to relocate from Martintar to a new site.

Animals Fiji co-founder and managing trustee Casey Quimby said this fundraiser drew a lot of support, adding they had so far collected about $66,000.

"Currently, at our Animals Fiji Nadi clinic, we have 47 animals in-house. We reached our highest number of sheltered animals in early April with 95 but with lots of public relations work lately, as well as a sign on the roadside, we are lucky to have had a lot of loving families come in to adopt.

"To help the animals, people can de-sex their dogs or cats to ensure that more unwanted animals are not being born therefore relieving the pressure on us to house or feed surrendered cats, kittens, dogs and puppies."

Interested parties can help Animals Fiji relocate by giving money or in kind via website www.animalsfiji.org or through a Westpac account 9803624577.





Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Speaker changes her tune
  2. The spy among us
  3. Ready to shave
  4. Nacuva: Go by the letter
  5. 'In the middle'
  6. Extra funding
  7. Perfect gift
  8. $2m meditation centre opens
  9. Visit of a lifetime for students
  10. Learn to say stop

Top Stories this Week

  1. Deal on NZ jobs Monday (24 Nov)
  2. Couple return to Fiji after almost a decade Wednesday (26 Nov)
  3. Stop the bickering Tuesday (25 Nov)
  4. No regrets Tuesday (25 Nov)
  5. Indecent jokes warning Wednesday (26 Nov)
  6. President Xi leaves impression on leaders Monday (24 Nov)
  7. Jail terms for former Post Fiji executives Monday (24 Nov)
  8. Biman: Budget boring Saturday (22 Nov)
  9. LTA fires corrupt 4 Thursday (27 Nov)
  10. Man behind the change Wednesday (26 Nov)