Campaigners at a park in Manchester need to raise five thousands pounds to install security cameras.
It follows an attack in which a number of chickens were tortured and killed by an intruders at Pets Corner at Longford Park.
Friends of the Park says CCTV is vital to protect their animals.
Thousands are expected to watch as three of the world's biggest cruise liners plan to sail in formation on the River Mersey.
Cunard's fleet of three Queens, including the Queen Mary 2 will perform a choreographed river dance. The event marks the company's 175th anniversary.
The Red Arrows will plan a fly past at lunchtime as the fleet completes its manoeuvres.
A firework display will end the spectacle, the culmination of a weekend of maritime exhibitions and events in the city.
Thousands of visitors gathered at the River Mersey to see the first of Cunard's Three Queens fleet.
Queen Mary 2, the largest Ocean Liner ever built, arrived in Liverpool this morning for celebrations to mark the company's 175th anniversary