Fostering empathy and kindness in children and teens by encouraging and recognizing compassionate and courageous acts that help all species of animals; and offering complimentary, interactive, humane education programs highlighting stories of the rescue and aid of animals in need.

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Kindness Education

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Voices for the Voiceless

Animal Hero Kids Voices for the Voiceless

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Animal Hero Crew

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Susan Hargreaves

Animal Hero Kids Founder, Author, Humane Educator, Animal Activist
since 1980

Animal Hero Kids is an all-volunteer kindness education charity empowering youth to compassionate action via free school presentations highlighting stories of animal rescue and advocacy and action for other animals.

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Did You Say #Vegan MacnCheeze?

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COVID-19 Answer

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Who Knew Mother Nature is Still Here?

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