Gratitude… That’s my primary emotion, by far, after my first year as Director at the American Fondouk.What amazing experiences! It has been an incredibly rewarding journey. Let me highlight some of the memorable moments, especially the achievements that you’ve made possible, through your generous support.
In a crisis … WILL WE BE READY? A freak accident — a mule stabbed, and close to death — but compassion, generosity, and great love for animals … our supporters helped saved him. And maybe even saved his owner’s life. It was a remote corner of Morocco. A man I’ll call Amal, living in […]
Many times, I wish I could sit down with our supporters and tell them about all the goings on here at American Fondouk. But with time such a precious commodity, I can only send updates from Fez, Morocco, periodically. But let me assure you. I’m thankful every day for the impact our supporters make here […]
What’s one life worth? For animal lovers like us, one life is worth EVERYTHING. No matter the obstacles. No matter the distance. No matter what the consequences may be. If you have the power to save one life, you do it. You go all the way — or find another calling. At the American Fondouk, […]
The love our supporters have for animals … their compassion, their generosity … is making such a beautiful difference in Morocco! They are helping us provide care for working animals over the course of their entire lives. From birth to death — through sickness and health — their heart is there. I am so grateful. […]
If you’ve ever had any doubt, let me say this: Our supporters are right here with us saving lives! Without our supporters, what hope could we have to survive a worldwide pandemic that shut down the most modern countries on earth? Without their dedication, how could we be ready to continue treating nearly 50 animals […]
If you’ve ever had a severe earache, then you know how terrible they can be. Now imagine having one for two years. But Ghita was dealing with much more than that. By the time this 6-year-donkey arrived at our doors, she’d been suffering from chronic nodular lesions in both ears. So had her 3-year-old son […]
Get a first hand look at our hospital and animal accommodations in this video explaining why the FONDOUK hospital is essential to the ancient heritage of the city of Fez.
After more than a decade of outstanding service, Dr. Gigi Kay is retiring from her position as director of the American Fondouk. Read about her legacy and join us in welcoming our new director, Ahmed Khairoun, in this edition of Compassion.