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Born Free Foundation @BornFreeFDN Horsham, West Sussex

We work tirelessly to ensure all wild animals are treated with compassion and respect. #KeepWildlifeInTheWild. Follow our President @willtravers

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Joined Twitter 2/11/09


We support @OBRCRussia which rehabilitates bear cubs and returns them to the wild. Cubs are released from August to… https://t.co/PQb9sjn7zj
10/28
2020
We are absolutely chuffed to work with @ComedyWildlife who raise awareness of conservation issues through photograp… https://t.co/qW668bFFr4
10/27
2020
Enter our #raffle for the chance to win a VIP experience at our big cat sanctuaries, and a three-night luxury safar… https://t.co/GQe1ckYjlFHere’s a programme to enjoy! Watch Echo – An Unforgettable Elephant on #BBC2 at 4.15pm today. Celebrate the life of… https://t.co/UJCJuL9CRT
10/26
2020
@gordonjbuchanan @gordonjbuchanan thank you so much for your support 🐻In 2018, @gordonjbuchanan spent many months at the Born Free-supported @OBRCRussia filming three pairs of bear cub… https://t.co/v7DYHo3Zbt
10/25
2020
The #COVID19 pandemic is a bitter lesson for us to respect nature. We can make the world a better place for both h… https://t.co/b5jIXJnSgm @theartfulgabby Thank you so much for your hard work and support 🦁
10/24
2020
Who loves giraffe print? 🦒 🙋 Did you know that just like human fingerprints, each giraffe has a unique pattern? Che… https://t.co/Cj81AlZ4NJ
10/23
2020
Brothers Jora and Black were the last lions to perform in a circus in Bulgaria and arrived at our big cat sanctuary… https://t.co/VRiAuDX1kr
10/22
2020
What do you feed a hungry bear cub? At the Born Free-supported @OBRCRussia, cubs start out on a special milk form… https://t.co/W2Yl4LAIZH
10/21
2020
Today, we are launching the Global Nature Recovery Investment Initiative. This initiative is aimed at bringing abou… https://t.co/fYkqafsvUf
10/20
2020
Congratulations to Dr Olivier Nsengimana, Founder of @RwandaWildlife, who has won the McKenna-Travers Award for Com… https://t.co/xGXlv7tNpf
10/19
2020
Bears are one of the best-loved animals in the world, but they need our help. We support @OBRCRussia who rescue & r… https://t.co/WWgB0jZOLW @valw53 Hello. Please contact our supporter care team on info@bornfree.org.uk and they will be able to assist you.
10/18
2020
Today we remember Pole Pole, a special captive elephant who died 37 years ago. Pole Pole is the reason our Co-Found… https://t.co/BmNjHkXx4x
10/17
2020
We’re delighted that following a six-month break due to COVID-19, we are building bomas in Kenya again! Bomas prote… https://t.co/j4dPxUf78rWill you kindly celebrate my 62nd B’Day (Nov 4th) with a donation to build my friend Liz a tiny Texas house at… https://t.co/SG7bYQPQx2
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10/16
2020
Last year, we helped rescue Hilts from a canned hunt. Now safely in our care, his transformation has been remarkabl… https://t.co/5fafm7CkoXWe are very proud to be a founder member of The Global Initiative to End Wildlife Crime. We urge policymakers to co… https://t.co/kEs9fYOnx1
10/15
2020
We support @OBRCRussia which rescues, rehabilitates and returns bear cubs to the wild. The dedicated team bottle-… https://t.co/4NoPTc7zNJWant to find out more about why we need a global wildlife crime agreement? Join our Executive President… https://t.co/pMXPpeEw4V
10/14
2020
We hope your day has been as fun-filled as this little elephant’s! Elephants use dirt and mud to cool down, as suns… https://t.co/eWloeS2DKU
10/13
2020
Do you remember Karlos & Ivana? We helped relocate them after they were rescued from South Africa’s lion farming in… https://t.co/BiclztmfOh
10/12
2020
Say hello to Puzha. She was taken into the care of the Born Free-supported @OBRCRussia after she was left at a dog… https://t.co/qEnvV0PrjU
10/11
2020
The Earth has music for those who listen. https://t.co/NZ8zTcvpWk
10/10
2020
@SuziW46 @ShamwariReserve Thank you for your compassion. Horus and Dadou are doing very well.#FridayFeeling: Ciam, who lives at our big cat sanctuary @ShamwariReserve has a companion! We have introduced him t… https://t.co/Qvvweg1KIP @HectorEBH @OBRCRussia @willtravers Thank you so much for all your dedication and support for bears and wildlife… https://t.co/tngfnZtSAp @theartfulgabby Thank you so much for all your hard work and support 🦁 @RickRennn Hello - how about considering adopting a whole tower of giraffe who live in Niger?… https://t.co/bsRHLpXnng
10/9
2020
@Elsa401 @OBRCRussia Thank you so much! 🐻 @ChrisGPackham @OBRCRussia Thank you for sharing Chris! 🐻At Born Free, every individual animal counts. That's why we support @OBRCRussia which rescues, rehabilitates and pr… https://t.co/Bb7aLR8VPc
10/8
2020
Meet Masika – a black-bellied pangolin rescued by the Born Free-supported @SanghaPangolin last month. She is recove… https://t.co/EJWDROy0vG
10/7
2020
Alpha and Cora were rescued from a failed Spanish zoo and became the first residents of the Born Free Section at… https://t.co/KiSYBTLvQX
10/6
2020
It’s #WorldHabitatDay. In Amboseli, Kenya, we build predator-proof bomas that protect local communities and their l… https://t.co/8kr2CiL4VQWatch our Executive President @willtravers as he reflects on our charity’s unique story and heritage, and what driv… https://t.co/Np9CKC2EUk
10/5
2020
If you’re in the UK, listen back to our executive president @willtravers who was a guest on @BBCRadioLondon with… https://t.co/94T8q8c5Cr @RitchiEdwards Thank you so much for all your support and dedication. We are truly grateful 🙏⭐️🦁💪#EndCannedHunting. On #WorldAnimalDay, we call on #SouthAfrica to close down its brutal canned hunting industry. Ou… https://t.co/SXPTRY7B0RWe would like to thank the five amazing runners who are taking on a virtual #LondonMarathon #The40thRace today to h… https://t.co/kHfpUmIGxP
10/4
2020
Do you remember Karel, the rescued, orphaned bear? Karel and his brother Kuzya were the first bears of 2020 to arri… https://t.co/otpXCwtYam
10/3
2020
We’ve just launched Adoption Diary, a quarterly update on a selection of our adopted animals! In our first entry, f… https://t.co/DmytJA10GY
10/2
2020
Be someone's sunshine when skies are grey. 📷 George Logan https://t.co/YZN2XmENo9 @AnnSchroederWi2 @ShamwariReserve None of our rescued animals in lifetime care are allowed to breed. We do not want… https://t.co/Z2WfzvG9wv @Awarding_Women Hello - the petition is now closed.
10/1
2020
@bonnieboeke @ShamwariReserve None of our rescued animals in lifetime care are allowed to breed. We do not want to… https://t.co/YHc7uf4PcgWe have more great news. King, the rescued lion who lives at our big cat sanctuary at @ShamwariReserve has a compan… https://t.co/Ese6JgWFfzIt's #InternationalPodcastDay! 🎉 Which Born Free Podcast episode is your favourite? Watch here:… https://t.co/RohCfi08k2 @plant_123 Thanks for your concern. Yes, she is now in a sanctuary.
9/30
2020
Collective nouns for animals. #3 A sleuth of bears 🕵️ 🐻 https://t.co/3OZtddwzLnFantastic news! France has banned the use of wild animals in travelling circuses 🎉 We would like to say a heartfel… https://t.co/Uz7iYcFG0A @exemplarhc @AnimalsAsia Thank you so much for your support and for helping to #KeepWildlifeInTheWild 🙏
9/29
2020
Show someone you really care by giving them a compassionate gift. Make a donation on behalf of a loved one to help… https://t.co/OjezolXWDi
9/28
2020
Thank you for your support to protect orangutans. During our campaign, there’s been four more births in the reserve… https://t.co/82YbrPrUzt @Xongile86982383 Hello. We are hoping to introduce her to a companion very soon.
9/27
2020
Do you remember Iman, the frightened cub destined for life as a pet? She was rescued last year and now lives at our… https://t.co/S4eM5Lh3k0
9/26
2020
The Bitter Bond – our animation which put South Africa’s brutal canned hunting industry firmly in the crosshairs –… https://t.co/FW7w8NX37W
9/25
2020
Today is #WorldGorillaDay! 🦍 We currently fund and support the protection and conservation of gorillas in the wil… https://t.co/kNqnOyYEf5
9/24
2020
Did you know all three species of orangutan are classified as Critically Endangered by @IUCNRedList, with fewer tha… https://t.co/I33aOkN33r
9/23
2020
It's #WorldRhinoDay! We support @kwskenya in its work protecting the precious rhino who live in its safe and secure… https://t.co/fq70EFenqc
9/22
2020
There's 101 days until the UK leaves the EU. We are urging the UK government to recognise animals have feeling too… https://t.co/PGAR5LFp41
9/21
2020
We hope you are having a relaxing weekend, just like this pride of cubs! 🦁 Watch more wild lion videos just like… https://t.co/d0uqhvTWfZ
9/20
2020
Across the world, orangutans are exploited for so-called entertainment. In the Far East, they're forced to dress u… https://t.co/2cKj4psWMC
9/19
2020
With just over two weeks to go until #LondonMarathon #The40thRace, we're wishing our amazing Run Wild Team good luc… https://t.co/W0tOnq8cf0
9/18
2020
@binnyjs @MoveTheWorldUK @FourPawsUK Thank you Binny - and thank you for all your support for all things wildlife 🦁🙏Is it possible to phase out zoos? With so many animals in captivity and not enough sanctuaries to accommodate them,… https://t.co/gNRkFvpvOo
9/17
2020
Terefe lives up to his name, which means ‘lucky survivor’ in Amharic. He was rescued by the Born Free-supported… https://t.co/AdrmXlDEuk
9/16
2020
Palm oil. Habitat loss. Exploitation in captivity. Orangutans face considerable threats. But there is hope. We're w… https://t.co/9RcE1qi9rE
9/15
2020
With thanks to your help, on Twitter an incredible 390,000 people have seen Creature Discomforts: Life in Lockdown… https://t.co/ugMJZbPcwh
9/14
2020
How do you feel after watching #ExtinctionTheFacts? One million species are at risk of extinction, but together we… https://t.co/loznpnCMzILast year at @ShamwariReserve, where our big cat sanctuaries are based, the most unlikely of friendships blossomed… https://t.co/gcIZQSSBzY
9/13
2020
Cheeky Timtom is learning the skills she needs to return to the wild. She is the most active of all the orphaned or… https://t.co/xrhB3MBuQx
9/12
2020
@GemYOSSALT We process and send orders within 3 working days, and would normally expect it to arrive within 7 worki… https://t.co/RQhTu20wMo20-year-old Nelson lives at our big cat sanctuary at @ShamwariReserve in South Africa. Nelson was rescued from a fa… https://t.co/T2rDA896gZ
9/11
2020
Collective nouns for animals. #2 A flamboyance of flamingos. https://t.co/90JSpBZukO
9/10
2020
Across the world, more than 1,100 orangutans are kept in zoos – including about 350 in Europe and about 280 in the… https://t.co/LAKXzdzOBtBadgers are protected under UK law and by international convention, yet the government persists with its indiscrimi… https://t.co/x1zZvsHntc
9/9
2020
Thanks to your support, we help the brave rangers @kwskenya who protect the rhinos living in Meru National Park’s r… https://t.co/UZJVykZuSr
9/8
2020
As part of the #EndWildlifeCrime initiative, we are calling on @CITES to include public and animal health criteria… https://t.co/TFcorAhWni
9/7
2020
Remember Queen and her newborn? We’re delighted to let you know that both Queen and her son – now named Quentin – a… https://t.co/O5Z4Os44Zp
9/6
2020
@StaceyEleanorG @ElephantTrust Reply to Stacey Hello and thanks for your support. Our magazines are sent out in spr… https://t.co/qvlaVBCzraYou've seen Creature Comforts, what's your reaction to our animation Creature Discomforts? Help us save wild anima… https://t.co/z2bU3gY8Qq @sadieharris1 @gofundme @MollieKing @MrNickKnowles @JoannaLumleyUK Thank you so much for all your hard work and support 🦁🦁🦁
9/5
2020
Here’s something to give you a real #FridayFeeling. The Born Free-supported @ElephantTrust has reported a baby boom… https://t.co/QrNPcUNB2U
9/4
2020
Say hello to Mona! Until the age of two she was kept as a pet inside a small wooden cage. Luckily, she was rescued… https://t.co/DTrtWwOpUu
9/3
2020
The UK government is back from recess. We’re still waiting for them to introduce a ban on the import and export of… https://t.co/IGT58KNgcm
9/2
2020
@Fiona35352137 Hello and thanks for your message. you can find out how our funds are spent on page 23 of our annual… https://t.co/GXSV4STqzK @treehugger_7704 Hello - we work with vervets and baboons too.It's #InternationalPrimateDay! 🐒 We protect, care for and conserve chimpanzees, gorillas and orangutans in Africa… https://t.co/bTU2fzA2PM
9/1
2020
Our new animation Creature Discomforts: Life in Lockdown has been viewed by thousands and raised many questions. W… https://t.co/WKBkFsB4ol🎵 'Born Free, as free as the wind blows' 🎵. If you're in the UK, enjoy the perfect start to #BankHolidayMonday by w… https://t.co/IOoOKHRJUT
8/31
2020
Handsome Ciam lives at our big cat sanctuary @ShamwariReserve in South Africa. He was rescued from a garden in Fran… https://t.co/lLFUrgBs7CHandsome Ciam lives at our big cat sanctuary @ShamwariReserve in South Africa. He was rescued from a garden in Fran… https://t.co/EoF8R6Cu1I
8/30
2020
How do we keep the precious orangutans who live in Lamandau Wildlife Reserve safe? Thanks to your support, we fund… https://t.co/gOeJX2owK9
8/29
2020
The Elephant Family live in Amboseli National Park and are part of the longest study of African elephants. Elephant… https://t.co/OWiIAumUoi
8/28
2020
Collective nouns for animals. #1 - A crash of rhino 🦏 https://t.co/33gudYztFl
8/27
2020
It's #InternationalDogDay 🎉 Did you know there's fewer than 8,000 African wild dogs left in the world? We work alon… https://t.co/zRwbdpqPPHIf you're in the UK, watch the movie that inspired our Co-Founders Virginia McKenna and Bill Travers to devote thei… https://t.co/DNrci2m6os
8/26
2020

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