Three Campaigns Confirmed for 2018!

The Animal Balance team has been working tirelessly, along with our partners on island, to coordinate a number of life-saving, high-volume spay/neuter campaigns for 2018. We are thrilled to be able to confirm that we will be returning to Kauai, Hilo and the Galapagos Islands of San Cristobal and Isabela in the first half of…

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Hawaii Cat Advocates Speak at DLNR Meeting

The DLNR Division of Boating and Ocean Recreation is on the verge of implementing amendments to the Hawaii Administrative Rules that would lead to cats being killed and prevent caregivers from feeding community cats. A meeting was held in Hilo on July 27th to allow members of the public to make their voices heard on…

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Big Island Wrap Up

Hilo, Hawaii – The Animal Balance team is just wrapping up a 5-day campaign on the Big Island. We have been in Hilo all week, spaying and neutering as many cats as possible, raising awareness of the immense need for continued services on the island, and networking with the amazing members of the local community…

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Sam of the Banyan Tree

In Hindu mythology, it is said that Krishna, the god of compassion, tenderness and love, rests on the leaves of a banyan tree. In the Phillipines, it is said that the banyan tree houses malevolent spirits. Other tales say that banyan trees represent eternal life, due to their seemingly unending expansion, with branches that drip…

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Emma’s Hawaii Blog

“The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by way its animals are treated” Mahatma Gandhi. The Big Island of Hawaii is GREAT! I was helping registration and chatting to the community and was overwhelmed by the love and kindness that was being expressed by everyone. I was thanking them for…

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