News: Animals in disasters

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.
14 June 2018
Earlier this year, the vast and desolate Eastern Steppe of Mongolia experienced a natural disaster known as a “Black Dzud”; bringing with it extremely low temperatures and high winds for weeks on end. A dzud of this type occurs when a harsh winter follows a very dry summer.
14 March 2018
When Hurricane Irma tore through the Caribbean in September 2017, many island countries were devastated and local populations were forced to leave their homes. In Barbuda, all residents were forced to evacuate the island and leave their animals behind.