News: Why animals matter in a disaster
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.
09 July 2014
New research shows the vital importance of animal protection in preparing for natural disaster
22 April 2014
In November 2013, our Disaster Response team were filmed by the BBC in the Philippines, in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan. The hour-long documentary aired on the 28th April.