Issue Area: Rodents

APOPO

APOPO trains and deploys detection rats to enhance life-saving actions.APOPO is a social enterprise that researches, develops, and deploys detection rat technology for humanitarian purposes.  Currently, APOPO is demining the Gaza Province of Mozambique and detecting Tuburculosis in human sputum samples for four Tanzanian hospitals. APOPO is a non-governmental organization started in Belgium and headquartered …

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Association of Veterinarians for Animal Rights AVAR

The AVAR actively works toward the acquisition of rights for all nonhuman animals by educating the public and the veterinary profession about a variety of issues concerning nonhuman animal use. The AVAR is actively seeking reformation of the way society treats all nonhumans and an increase in environmental awareness, as …

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Ayshire Red Squirrel Group ARSG

Mission: A healthy population of red squirrels in Ayrshire.” The objectives of the group are; * To survey and monitor red and grey squirrels * To stimulate the reporting of sightings of red and grey squirrels * To promote education and awareness of red squirrels * To improve squirrel knowledge …

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Cajun Prairie Habitat Preservation Society

The Cajun Prairie Preservation Society is an organization which is dedicated to the study, preservation, restoration and education in regard to the Cajun Prairie Habitat, associated habitats and projects. The society was officially founded on May 22, 1989 by a group of prairie enthusiasts. The main purpose of the society …

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Capybara Center

The Capybara is the world’s largest rodent, weighing up to 145 pounds! Our center is a working farm that features approximately 150 capybaras! We are an upstart grassroots organization located approximately 15km outside of Caracas. We are using our Capybara center to promote community economic development and to give local …

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Coalition to Abolish Animal Testing CAAT

Coalition to Abolish Animal Testing, the website devoted to exposing the scientific and medical fraud committed at the Oregon Health Sciences University (OHSU) operated Oregon National Primate Research Center (ONPRC). The Coalition to Abolish Animal Testing (CAAT), based in Portland, has one specific campaign – NO CURES IN 40 YEARS, …

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Devon Mammal Group DMG

The Devon Mammal Group was formed in 1999 by a keen group of like-minded people all with an interest in furthering the conservation of mammals within the county and further afield.The group organises an extensive programme of events throughout the county including training on mammal tracking, talks about on-going and …

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Dorset Wildlife Rescue

Our aims are very simpleTo alleviate the suffering of all wild mammals To give the best possible healthcare to the injured To care for all orphaned mammals To rehabilitate and release back into the wild wherever possible To ensure a safe and stimulating permanent home for those animals who are …

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Eagle Lake Wildlife Sanctuary

From its mammoth red oaks to its extensive wetlands, this sanctuary’s many habitats support a wealth of wildlife. Its 175 acres of wildland are home to hundreds of species, including fishers, pileated woodpeckers, river otters, barred owls, muskrats, and many types of waterfowl. A three-mile marked trail loops through forests …

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