News: Why animals matter in a disaster
12 January 2017
Today (January 12 2017) marks seven years since a terrible earthquake hit Haiti
28 November 2016
Our disaster response team deployed to heavily affected regions on Friday (November 25), the day after the hurricane struck. We are providing emergency feed and veterinary care for cattle, pigs, dogs and cats
28 October 2016
World Animal Protection is providing care and medical treatment for cattle, goats, chickens and pets, in some of Haiti’s hardest hit communities
26 October 2016
Our disaster response team is on its way to the Philippines, after two typhoons hit last week
25 May 2016
Animals are dealing with the trauma of the disaster and mourning the family members they’ve lost. However we’ve provided over 15,000 of them with medical treatment and food, helping to get their lives back on track.
04 November 2015
Last week we deployed to Mascota City, Mexico where 3,000 animals were at risk. Here are some updates from the field about the animals we met and treated.
27 October 2015
On Saturday we deployed to Mexico to help pet owners, livestock owners and animals get back on their feet after the impact of Hurricane Patricia. But there’s still work to do: our disaster team is out there treating and feeding dogs, horses, cows, chickens and other animals caught in the aftermath.
23 October 2015
We are working with animal owners in Kenya to prepare for the strongest El Niño weather patterns in over 15 years.
20 March 2015
As our disaster response team addresses the needs of animals in Vanuatu, great steps forward for animal protection have emerged from the UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction.
17 February 2015
We're supplying medical treatment to more than a hundred thousand animals in Chikwawa, Malawi - where communities have been devastated by heavy rain.