Animal Rescue in Jordan – Al Rabee Society for Nature and Animal Protection, Aqaba

Through my blog I have focused a lot on animal rescue based out of Amman, but did you know there’s a shelter based out of Jordan’s most southern city, Aqaba? It is called Al Rabee Society for Nature and Animal Protection and to find out more I interviewed the woman behind the refuge, Ms. Rodica Toma Athamneh. … More Animal Rescue in Jordan – Al Rabee Society for Nature and Animal Protection, Aqaba

Animal Rescue in Jordan – Malath Canaan Rescue

As a self-proclaimed animal activist, it really tugged at my heartstring to see the amount of cats and dogs on the streets and I immediately wanted to know what Jordan is doing for their stray animal population. As I was researching animal shelters, I came across Malath-Canaan Rescue. Needless to say, I was intrigued to … More Animal Rescue in Jordan – Malath Canaan Rescue

Want to Volunteer in Amman? Check out these local non-profits…

One of the most rewarding and empowering feelings is to actively support a cause we feel passionate about. There are many ways to do this, you can always donate money for example, but if you don’t have the finances to do so, you can instead donate your time. If you are looking for a volunteer … More Want to Volunteer in Amman? Check out these local non-profits…

Why Jordan Should Be Proud of their Canaan Dog

Jordan’s national animal is an Arabian Oryx. Wait, Or-what? Yes, you heard me an Oryx. They look like this… If you’ve never seen one, well, neither have I. I’m sure they’re great, but I’m here to suggest a new national animal for Jordan, the Canaan dog. Why should the national animal of Jordan be the … More Why Jordan Should Be Proud of their Canaan Dog

Jordan’s Canicide, Islam & Ending the Killing

The following is an open letter about the current state of animal welfare in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, what Islam says about animal cruelty, and the real solution to stray population control. It was written by Anna Zoubi, Jordanian animal activist and the current foster mom of rescued street dog, Naji. Islam Is The … More Jordan’s Canicide, Islam & Ending the Killing