At the event in Abu Dhabi, Rone'l Barcellos, manager of ADWC
and Samir Karkal, a wildlife campaigner will address the participants.
is a non-profit organisation that was started by Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister of UAE, Minister of Presidential Affairs and chairman of Abu Dhabi Food Control Authority.
is supported by the TIC and IDOP, along with watchstanders and lookouts keeping an eye out for adverse elements.
ADWC organised an awareness event at its premises to support the global march, which was conducted in 44 nations across the world on Saturday.
"Many people are not aware of this cruel practice; this event will educate the people who may raise their voice against the cruelty against lions," Rone'l Barcellos, manager of the ADWC, said.
According to Ronel Barcellos, Director at ADWC
, which rescued the cheetah, the cheetah is due to undergo surgery in a day or two once she has recovered some of her strength.
The cheetah was immediately transferred to the ADWC
, where it received plenty of water, food and vitamins.
It appears that the new year at ADWC
is about change.
Through workshops being held by the Abu Dhabi Music and Arts Foundation on traditional Islamic arts and crafts at ADWC
, she and her classmates are learning about traditional Islamic design.
"Sometimes, some flowers and fruits can be dangerous to the animals," she said.Aa Wild Life Centre to collect fruits and vegetables from community Abu Dhabi Next time when you dump the leftover vegetables and fruits from the kitchen, you can think of monkeys and hares at Abu Dhabi Wild Life Centre (ADWC
During a re-visit to the ADWC
, Gulf News was allowed to take close up pictures and interact with Jeanie and Bolt - who were both excited and comfortable to receive guests; they were no different than a welcoming house cat.
'Roots recovers fast from operation' was a follow-up article on the lioness' condition after undergoing an eight-hour root canal surgery performed by a team of South African veterinarians, at the privately-owned Abu Dhabi Wildlife Centre (ADWC
) last December.