Jayne Snape has started a campaign for war animals to be remembered as part of the forthcoming ‘There But Not There’ Remembrance charity for 2018. The campaign is for all animals lost serving their country to be included and details can be found at the change.org website. Jayne told the RPRA: “As pigeons were critical […]
The Australian War Animal Memorial Organisation (AWAMO) is a charity that raises awareness of the deeds and sacrifices that animals have made in warfare. On the 21st July AWAMO – in cooperation with the people of Pozieres – proudly opened the first war animal memorial on the Western Front. This memorial recognises all animals from […]
HRH The Princess Royal inspected the new Animals in War Memorial (North) while officially opening the Devil’s Porridge Museum, Eastriggs, where the memorial is situated. The British Homing World article on the event can be seen below. BHW article P1 BHW article P2
RPRA General Manager, Stewart Wardrop, laid a wreath on the Association’s behalf at the Remembrance Service held at the Animals in War Memorial, Park Lane, London on Friday 14th November. Representatives of many animal charities and organisations were in attendance, while author Jilly Cooper spoke at the service. The Guard of Honour was supplied by […]
The BBC’s Newsbeat pages featured an article remembering animals that served in war. See it here.
The ITV website features a gallery on Animals in War and the Dickin Medal. See the article here.