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Ha ha! Supporters generate £8000 for WDC to help whales and dolphins

WDC has received nearly £8,000 from our long-time supporters, Animal Friends Pet Insurance, one of the largest suppliers of pet insurance in the UK, as part of their bi-monthly Facebook competition. We were selected, along with MCS and BiteBack as one of the ‘ocean’ charities who would share an amazing £20k donation from Animal Friends as…

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WDC travel insurance partner joins our fight against captivity

Alpha have agreed that as of today, in line with WDC’s policy against swimming with whales and dolphins, they have removed ‘swim with’ experiences from their policies and activity packs, to show that they do not support or endorse the activity. Many people love the idea of swimming with wild dolphins, which is somewhat seen…

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Gaming fundraiser success!

We are thrilled to announce that our first ever video games fundraising event, Gamers for Orcas, raised over $100,000! The event culminated in a 24 hour ‘livestream’ on Twitch.tv during which special guest players, YouTube stars and games developers streamed live to a global audience – with over 300,000 people viewing WDC’s channel during the event.…

WDC receives an early Christmas gift from leading YouTube network

Ever heard of the Yogscast? The UK-based YouTube gaming sensations have over 7 million subscribers and during the holiday season they like to give a little back to the world for letting them play video games for a living! Every year the YouTube Network hosts the “Jingle Jam”, a charity event that runs throughout December…

Computer game partnership helps whales and dolphins

Humble Bundle, in partnership with SEGA® and Relic Entertainment™ have announced that their latest deal offering computer games to the public at a discounted rate, will benefit WDC to the tune of $72,000. For a short period of time to June 4th, gamers were encourged to access certain game packages, called Humble Bundles, in exchange…

WDC receives employee of the month donation

Animal Friends Pet Insurance, who recently donated £20,000 to WDC, have kindly given another £1000 – this time as part of their employee of the month programme. Alan Beesby, who works for the company, and who has just been made January’s employee of the month, has chosen WDC as the recipient of the donation saying,…

SEGA donation deal to benefit whales and dolphins through Humble Bundle sale

SEGA® Europe and SEGA® of America, Inc. have announced a deal that offers games to the public at a discounted rate with some of the funds going to WDC. Gamers can access certain game packages, called Humble Bundles, in exchange for a donation. “We’re extremely proud to present gamers with a SEGA themed Humble Bundle.”…