News: Animals in disasters
12 June 2019
In the wake of the devastating Sulawesi earthquake and tsunami, we’ve trained 25 local vets in disaster management and risk reduction.
14 May 2019
We couldn’t take real animals to the United Nations disasters conference in Geneva, so we brought six large inflatable animal ambassadors with us instead
23 April 2019
Thanks to our supporters, our disaster teams have raced to help 200,000 farm animals and pets after Cyclone Idai caused widespread devastation in Southern Africa.
26 March 2019
Our response team has launched into action to save farm animals and pets in Mozambique and Malawi. Idai is one of the worst tropical cyclones on record and has caused catastrophic damage
15 March 2019
We were on the ground to assess animal health after the deadly dam disaster in Brumadinho, Minas Gerais, Brazil.
08 March 2019
Across the world, millions of farm animals are owned by women. These animals provide an important source of food, social status and income for household needs, education, clothing and medicine. On this International Women's Day, let's reflect on the work women do and how we can further empower them.
21 December 2018
Disasters can strike quickly and without warning. Having the right information is key to understanding hazards and managing risks for you and your pets.
30 November 2018
On September 28, a large earthquake struck Sulawesi, Indonesia, triggering a three-metre tsunami. We were the first animal welfare organisation on the ground to provide much needed aid to pets and farm animals.
09 October 2018
Our disaster response team is on Sulawesi island working hard to help farm animals and pets survive. The magnitude 7.5 earthquake triggered a tsunami which wrecked everything in its path
04 October 2018
Last Friday, a magnitude 7.5 earthquake struck Sulawesi, Indonesia, triggering a tsunami that devastated everything in its path.