Chicken Soup for Conservation

Messages of support are the chicken soup that sustains our efforts to conserve the wildlife of Africa.

In Memory of Suzanne

»Posted on Jan 25, 2010 in Blog, Chicken Soup for Conservation | 0 comments

In Memory of Suzanne

(An excerpt from his letter with kind permission of Major Betterton) I attach pictures of my late wife taken during her recent visit to the animal orphanage. I think they show far better than I can express in words the effect of our visit and subsequent involvement with your organization. I don’t think they show a woman who was very ill, terminally ill in fact, but instead show someone who is full of joy and wonder from being where she was.  She was very proud of us becoming members of the Conservancy and her doctors confirmed that what happened there in Kenya improved her condition and extended her life in a very positive way. I know that this has nothing to do with the stated purpose of your work but I wanted you to know that, at least in my opinion, not...

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“Chickensoup” rewards

»Posted on Aug 3, 2007 in Chicken Soup for Conservation | 1 comment

“Chickensoup” rewards

We LOVE to hear from our visitors and supporters! To us your words are the encouragement and incentive to strive harder towards our goal of beating extinction at the finish line. Here’s another short excerpt of a recent letter received that we’d like to share: If a picture tells a thousand words then those taken by your many visitors must fill entire storybooks already. It’s so incredibly peaceful that it is dangerously easy to forget why “Iris’ Ark” was brought to life in the first place, but it is such a great encouragement to see that the majority of your visitors understand that these amazing creatures live there for so much more a reason than mere entertainment. Thank you for allowing me to visit the Conservancy and...

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