The Panda Made Me Do It

When my wife and I went on our honeymoon to New Zealand last month, one of the things we wanted to see were dolphins. One of my wife’s life-long wishes is to swim with dolphins.

In between all the rugby and sight-seeing, we managed to do two boat trips that had a chance of spotting dolphins. Alas, the playful sea-mammals decided to avoid us and were nowhere to be found.

Today, inspired by a group of fellow internet marketers, I signed up to the WWF The Panda Made Me Do It campaign. Aside from the wonderful irony of the name – which only SEOs could truly appreciate – it’s a great cause and, most of all, it allowed me to ‘adopt a dolphin’ as a gift to my wife. It’s not the same as seeing them in the wild, but I think she’ll appreciate the gesture.

I would like to urge you to sign up for the campaign as well. Our environment and wildlife are incredibly precious, and a small (monthly) donation will go a long way to preserve it, both for ourselves in the present and for future generations.

The Panda Made Me Do It - WWF UK

Comments

  1. By on

    The best thing I ever did for my girlfriend was take her to Cuba and book a trip to swim with Dolphins, you will never foregt the velvet feel of the skin, try Cuba next time and im sure your wife will get the opportunity there.

  2. By on

    Thanks Alan, Cuba is high on my list of countries to visit (cigars & rum, mmmm) but my wife will need some persuading. However the potential for swimming with dolphins might just do the trick. :)

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