Saved from a sure death in a fur farm, Tuzik is now one of the happiest animals in Totem. Let’s start from the beginning. Tuzik was born in a fur farm. Considered concentration camps for animals, these facilities usually provide fur-bearers with basic care – enough to make them grow gorgeous pelts that will then be harvested.… Continue reading Tuzik the feisty fox
We Did It! Thanks to all of you we managed to Save Totem Animals! With your help we were able to raise enough funds (3200 pounds) to build new spacious and more suitable enclosures with plenty of enrichment for Manya the bear, Atos the mountain lion and Agat the leopard (on the picture), three largest residents… Continue reading Good News from Totem!
Please SHARE this post and DONATE! BIG THANKS to everyone for your SUPPORT and DONATION so far to our fundraiser. Today we have already collected nearly 10 % and the rest is GBP 3,265. The bear Manya is one of the residents of the Animal Rehabilitation Centre Totem located in Tomsk, Russia. A few weeks… Continue reading Totem Updates
Three weeks ago, an unthinkable tragedy struck the animal rehabilitation centre Totem in Tomsk, Russia. After years of sleepless nights, stress and struggle to raise enough funds to run the centre, that cares for over 250 wild animals, at the young age of 37 its founder, Maria Vtorushina, suddenly died after suffering a severe stroke.… Continue reading A tragedy stricken animal rehabilitation centre Totem in Russia is fighting to survive