F.A.M.A. is a foundation set up and funded solely by voluntary contributions to provide an acceptable standard of life to the abandoned animals whilst in its care.

The idea of F.A.M.A. was originally conceived by Pat Coleman and in the summer of 2003.

The bringing together of a small group of dedicated like-minded individuals saw the formation of what is now the F.A.M.A. committee. And in January 2004 the birth of the F.A.M.A.