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- 1745 days ago -
A new life is now beginning for Masha! She was released into her 500 square meter enclosure - designed to resemble a natural habitat, with trees, a pond and places to hide...

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Ilona V (0)
Thursday September 12, 2013, 3:02 pm
Thanks. Wonderful news.

desanka s (416)
Thursday September 12, 2013, 3:08 pm

FOUR PAWS is seeking a long-term solution for the remaining 20 baiting bears.
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Ena S (244)
Thursday September 12, 2013, 3:35 pm

charlotte nichols (15)
Thursday September 12, 2013, 4:06 pm
Yay great news so happy for masha xxxxx

Thursday September 12, 2013, 4:15 pm
I am so chuffed!

Thanks for posting Desanka.

Christeen A (371)
Thursday September 12, 2013, 8:45 pm
Fantastic. Thank you for sharing.

Ljiljana M (115)
Thursday September 12, 2013, 11:15 pm
Masha is safe at last! Thank you Desanka for such great news!

Past Member (0)
Friday September 13, 2013, 1:53 am
Masha deserves this so badly! So happy 4 her. Thanks Desanka

MARINA M (125)
Friday September 13, 2013, 2:58 am
I am 'over the moon' that Masha has finally been rescued from her terrible very happy that she will now be safe and find happiness at long last! Such brilliant news to start the day :) Many Many Thanks to 'FOUR PAWS' for making this happen!!!!!

Frances Darcy (133)
Friday September 13, 2013, 4:21 am
Well done but more to save.. and of course all these "good deeds" need funds...sadly I cannot help financially.

Yvonne F (181)
Friday September 13, 2013, 7:15 am
Fantastic news!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Thank you so much, Desanka, for sharing this. It made my weekend!

paula eaton (30)
Friday September 13, 2013, 3:05 pm
Awesome news

Elaine Al Meqdad (283)
Friday September 13, 2013, 3:33 pm
Noted! So thrilled about this news....REALLY, REALLY HAPPY!!!

Marcia Singer (1)
Friday September 13, 2013, 3:47 pm
This is so great!

fly bird (26)
Friday September 13, 2013, 6:15 pm
signed. thanks

. (0)
Friday September 13, 2013, 8:49 pm
𝕿𝖍𝖆𝖓𝖐𝖘 𝖙𝖔 𝖆𝖑𝖑 𝖙𝖍𝖊 𝖗𝖊𝖘𝖈𝖚𝖊𝖗𝖘 𝕸𝖆𝖘𝖍𝖆 𝖎𝖘 𝖋𝖗𝖊𝖊!! 𝕲𝖔𝖉 𝕭𝖑𝖊𝖘𝖘 𝖙𝖍𝖊𝖒 𝖆𝖑𝖑.... 𝕾𝕺𝕺𝕺𝕺𝕺𝕺𝕺𝕺!!! 𝕳𝖆𝖕𝖕𝖞... 𝕿𝖍𝖆𝖓𝖐𝖘 𝕯𝖊𝖘𝖆𝖓𝖐𝖆!

Iveta cer (41)
Friday September 13, 2013, 9:04 pm
Thanks Desanka for amazing news :)

Christine Stewart (134)
Friday September 13, 2013, 9:18 pm
Good for them- and much hope for the rest of the bears too.

Genoveva M (328)
Saturday September 14, 2013, 2:04 am
Great news and a happy ending for beautiful Masha.
Thanks dear Desanka!

Danuta W (1250)
Saturday September 14, 2013, 3:40 am

. (0)
Saturday September 14, 2013, 3:50 am
Voilą une excellente nouvelle ! Allez chercher les autres maintenant !

Ruth C (87)
Saturday September 14, 2013, 7:42 am

Svetlana B (20)
Saturday September 14, 2013, 5:37 pm
Great news.Thanks Desanka.

Wendy J F (62)
Sunday September 15, 2013, 7:48 am
So good!!

. (0)
Sunday September 15, 2013, 9:11 am
So good to hear some good news for a change. Thanks for posting Desanka.

Past Member (0)
Sunday September 15, 2013, 9:01 pm
Yayyyy for Masha and all who helped her gain her freedom!!

Thanks Desanka for posting!

Darlene W (303)
Monday September 16, 2013, 4:30 am
What a beautiful and heartwarming post--Bless all who love Mother Earth and her inhabitants.

SusanAWAY A (219)
Monday September 16, 2013, 6:13 am
Awesome news! Noted and shared.

. (0)
Monday September 16, 2013, 6:53 am
Hurray up for Masha long life to her
Beautiful news thank you Desanka

Solitary Eagle (324)
Monday September 16, 2013, 8:24 am
Wonderful news for Masha! Thank you for sharing, Desanka.

Past Member (0)
Monday September 16, 2013, 10:55 am
I am so happy for this bear Lets hope they can save the rest

Henriette Matthijssen (154)
Monday September 16, 2013, 2:03 pm
Happy for Marsha,but the rest of the bears needs a rescue as well like this! Thanks Desanka.

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Ruth M (235)
Monday September 16, 2013, 2:29 pm
Well done them thanks for the share Desanka

Past Member (0)
Monday September 16, 2013, 4:43 pm
:-))))))))))))) & Henriette said it. TY Desanka

Joy Wong (103)
Tuesday September 17, 2013, 3:25 am
That's good news and now for all the other bears.. pray.

ilja c (48)
Wednesday September 18, 2013, 2:16 pm
Must admit as some action of AAF. Wondefull news.

Debbie Crowe (87)
Wednesday September 18, 2013, 3:03 pm
FOUR PAWS, thank you from Masha and the rest of us!
I hope she forgets the first 5 years of her horrible life and lives happy & safe for the remainder of her years!!
Good luck Masha!

Johnice R (11)
Sunday September 22, 2013, 3:23 pm
Great news! :)

Monika Koestler (4)
Sunday December 15, 2013, 12:13 am
Oh my how happy I am. At least we sometimes get some good News in this most terrible of all worlds.
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