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Welcome babies, Groot and Joli! And the Zombie Apocalypse...

On Tuesday brought our second orphan of the season called Groot! Look at this adorable face…

This picture was taken when he was picked up. Groot’s mother was shot by a farmer so the poor baby was orphaned at just 2 weeks old. 698 more words

Hanoi - First few days in Vietnam.

My first few hours after landing in Vietnam was stressful.

Firstly, at the airport after watching everyone else in the line breeze through immigration without any issues, my turn arrived and when I handed over my passport and e-visa there was a lot of frantic typing on a computer and then he pressed a buzzer and another senior looking officer came over. 1,134 more words


The main purpose of this blog was to store my travel photos so here we go. Will try and do it in order of events as a sort of travel diary I guess. 776 more words

Rants of a stay at home mom!

With the birth of your child, comes the birth of your new role as a parent and your whole life changes. It is true, everyone says that. 616 more words


Miss Penelope <3

This is Penelope!

Penelope is 11 months old and came to the sanctuary on August 5th from a family in Cape Town. Penelope is an ex pet and was very humanised so integrating her into a troop full of monkeys was a tough job for integration staff member Alex. 534 more words

A month in Kyoto

There’s a saying that goes “Time flies when you’re having fun”. I think this is a perfect way to describe my journey so far in Kyoto, Japan. 212 more words


Debegeni Waterfall

On Saturday, 13 of us went to Debegeni falls which is about 45 minutes from the foundation in the mountains. What a beautiful, picturesque place it is. 462 more words